Contact Financial Aid

Due to COVID-19 campus operations restrictions, the Financial Aid Office is currently closed to visitors until further notice. Please email your financial aid questions to

Financial Aid Office - SD Mines     
501 E Saint Joseph Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
Work Phone 1-605-394-2274
FAX 1-605-394-1691
Toll Free 1-877-877-6044 - ask for Extension 2274

Office hours are from 7:30am to 4:30pm Monday - Friday during the fall and spring semesters.  Summer hours are from 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday - Friday.  Our office is closed during any federally recognized holiday.

The Financial Aid Office at the School of Mines is located on the main floor of the O'Harra Administration building, Room 208.  We strive to adhere to and maintain the highest levels of ethical and moral integrity in the administration of the various financial aid programs available to our students. As a result, we subscribe to the principles set forth in the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) Statement of Ethical Principles and Code of Conduct for Institutional Financial Aid Professionals. You can also view the SD Mines Financial Aid Office Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest statement. We invite you to review this information and feel free to contact our office if you have any questions.

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Financial aid is new territory for many students and their parents, and can some times be complex.

Please feel free to contact the School of Mines Financial Aid Office if you have questions or need assistance on financial aid matters.