Schedule an appointment with Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office has several ways that students and parents can get in touch with office staff.  Whichever meeting method you choose, scheduling an appointment is the surest way to get in contact with the person who can best help you and at a time that is most convenient for you.  Please click here to schedule a phone, Zoom or in-person meeting with a Financial Aid Office staff member.  Requests for in-person meetings are by appointment only.

Financial Aid Office - South Dakota 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
FinancialAid@sdsmt.edu

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 South Dakota 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 South Dakota 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 South Dakota Mines Financial Aid Office if you have questions or need assistance on financial aid matters.