Log on to the SDSM&T Network

Faculty, Staff and students at SD Mines are assigned a computer account to aid their job and/or course work at SD Mines.

These accounts will remain active until the you have left the school or you violate the ITS terms and conditions agreement.

File Server/Network Account: (allows you access to file server resources, email, and your H: drive storage).

File server/Network access and Exchange email services are controlled through Microsoft Active Directory. The password and username for both these accounts is the same.

Logging In:

To access your office computer or tablet, start by pressing CTRL-ALT-DEL. The login screen will appear. Proceed by entering your 7-character ID number (for students)  or first initial and up to 7 letters of your last name for faculty/staff as "Username" and your password that will be supplied to you by your supervisor for employees. Students' default password is 8-digit birth date and full ID number. If you are asked to input a Domain, use "SDSMT" (no quotes)

Changing Your Password:

To change your network account password using a machine connected to the campus network, start by pressing CTRL-ALT-DEL after you are logged in. Next, click the "Change Password" button and follow the instructions on the screen.

Storage Space:

This account allows you 10 GB of storage space on H:. A personal web site is allowed on this directory. The url will be http://webpages.sdsmt.edu/~your_username_here.

Having WIFI Issues?

Visit SD Mines WIFI Feedback to report them.

Your response will greatly aid us in finding the deficiencies of our wireless infrastructure on campus.

Need More Help?

The ITS Help Desk is located in the basement of the library.

Contact Us

(605) 394-1234

After Hours Emergencies

(mission-critical problems /outages)
(605) 939-0455