Welcome Week Fall 2021 

Welcome Week at South Dakota Mines provides a variety of activities designed to help students get informed, get settled in, meet other students, meet faculty, and have some fun along the way.  Planning for the Fall 2021 Welcome Week is underway. Keep checking back throughout the summer!

Schedule of Events:

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Date
 
Time
 
Event
 
Location
 
Friday, August 20

Rocker Ready Competition

TBD
Saturday, August 21
Recreation Night and Rowdy Rockers TailgateKing Center
Saturday, August 21All Day Central States Fair (Gate Admission/Event Admission Required) Central States Fair Grounds 
Sunday, August 2210:00 amNon-Denominational Service Surbeck Center Ballroom 
Sunday, August 227:00 pmComedian Marc LaMotteSurbeck Center Ballroom
Sunday, August 22 All DayCentral States Fair (Gate Admission/Event Admission Required) Central States Fair Grounds
Monday, August 23 5:00 pm President's Picnic Campus Quad
Monday, August 23 7:00 pmMusic Orientation Music Center 
Monday, August 23 All DayCentral States Fair (Gate Admission/Event Admission Required)  Central States Fair Grounds
Tuesday, August 245:00 pmCampus Ministries PicnicNewman Center
Tuesday, August 24 All Day Central States Fair (Gate Admission/Event Admission Required)  Central States Fair Grounds 
Tuesday, August 248:00 pm John Rotellini Surbeck Ballroom 
Wednesday, August 25 5:30pm-8:00 pmGreek PicnicTBD
Wednesday, August 25 All Day Central States Fair (Gate Admission/Event Admission Required)  Central States Fair Grounds 
Thursday, August 2611:00am-1:00 pm Fall Organization Fair Day 1Campus Quad
Thursday, August 265:30pm-7:30 pm Rootbeer Kegger sponsored by Intervarsity Christian Fellowship TBD 
Thursday, August 266:00 pm- 9:00 pmHardrocker Night at Summer NightsDowntown Rapid City 
Thursday, August 26All Day Central States Fair (Gate Admission/Event Admission Required)  Central States Fair Grounds 
Friday, August 2711:00am-1:00 pm Fall Organization Fair Day 2Campus Quad
Friday, August 27 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm CAMP Kickoff Campus Quad 
Friday, August 27All Day Central States Fair (Gate Admission/Event Admission Required)  Central States Fair Grounds 
Friday, August 27VariousRocker Connections Weekend (Open to First-Year Freshmen Only Pre-Registration Required) Various Locations
Saturday, August 28Various Rocker Connections Weekend (Open to First-Year Freshmen Only Pre-Registration Required) Various Locations
Sunday, August 29VariousRocker Connections Weekend (Open to First-Year Freshmen Only Pre-Registration Required) Various Locations

*Note dates, times, events are subject to change