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Welcome to the SD Mines Counseling Center. We're glad that you are here! We offer support to students and assist with a variety of personal, academic, and relationship concerns. Our approach is collaborative, goal-oriented, and multiculturally-sensitive.  We are here to help you develop more personal awareness and learn the skills you need to be successful.

Mission Statement:

To support the intellectual, emotional, and social development of students through brief individual counseling and educational programming.


Humility • Dignity • Autonomy • Integrity • Fidelity • Unity

Guiding Principles:

  • Do no harm
  • Affirm hope
  • Utilize evidence-based practices
  • Assure cultural competency
  • Make data-informed decisions
  • Advocate for sustainable social justice

Learn more about how we can help you:


Depression and Anxiety

Learn to recognize the symptoms of depression and anxiety and get help. 


Building Resiliency Skills

Discover wellness opportunities including stress management and personal development. 


Academic Problems and Skills

Learn more about academic problems and skills such as time management, test anxiety, and study skills. 


Relationship Issues

Learn more about your relationships and how they may impact your education and life.

Need Help?

We have a staff of counselors available to help you, anytime.

Office Phone: 605-394-1924
Counseling Email:
Location: Surbeck Center, Main Level (across the hallway from the Dean of Students' office)   

Kettie Rindelaub
394-1924 or 394-2719  

Jayme Davis

Rapid City Community Resources

Crisis Care Center: 321 Kansas City St., 605-391-4863

Behavior Management Systems: 111 North St., 605-343-0650

Lutheran Social Services: 2920 Sheridan Lake Rd., 605-348-0477

Catholic Social Services: 918 5th St., 605-348-6086

Youth & Family Services: 202 E Adams St., 605-342-4789

Regional Urgent Care: 1303 N. Lacrosse St. and 2116 Jackson Blvd., 605-755-2273

Rapid City Police Department: Emergency - 911, Non-Emergency - 605-394-4131


WAVI Sexual Assault Hotline: 888-716-9248

Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255

Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-273-8255