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Undergraduate Admissions

SD Mines is a STEM university, with curriculum that allows you to jump into your major from day one. At Mines, we expect you to break things, build things, explore your passions, and invent tomorrow.

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Graduate Admissions

Gain access to renowned faculty, high-tech facilities, challenging projects, and the resources you need to advance your career and research what matters - here and around the globe.

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High Return on Investment

College Factual ranks SD Mines as the#1 engineering school for the money in the United States. Our affordable tuition and high starting salaries provide a great return on investment.

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Experience SD Mines

The SD Mines virtual tour captures our unique campus using vibrant imagery, VR360 tours, and video which allows you to enjoy panoramic views of our beautiful campus from the convenience of your own device.

MINES HEADLINES

The Science of Beer: SD Mines Embraces Brewing to Enhance STEM Education

SD Mines students are delving into the science and engineering of beer brewing in a new year-long class. During this class, students pick up a wide range of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) skills that are involved in the brewing industry and beyond. 

SD Mines Students Keep Up Winning Streak at Governor’s Giant Vision Awards Business Competition

For the fifth year in a row, students from South Dakota School of Mines & Technology took home first place in the student division of the Governor’s Giant Vision Awards Business Competition. Mines student teams swept the first through fourth places in the student division. This year SD Mines competitors won $19,000 in prize money at the Giant Vision competition to put toward their businesses. 

SD Mines Celebrates Commencement Ceremony

SD Mines celebrates the 179th commencement ceremony at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Ice Arena. More information and a link to the live commencement web stream can be found here. Dana Dykhouse, the president and chief executive officer of First PREMIER Bank, will deliver the commencement address. Graduate Information | View Live Stream

Poised to Boom: Capitalizing on Big Ideas at a Small University

When it comes to creating new ideas and products, faculty at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology produce a fantastic return on investment. The numbers show that Mines faculty are three times more inventive than the national average.

EVENTS
Jun
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8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
Jul
20
8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
Sep
17
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sep
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Go To Mines Campus Open House

Join Us at Go To Mines

Talk with professors one-on-one, learn about our research, explore campus and the dorms, get insider tips on campus life, the application process, scholarships, and financial aid. Upcoming dates: June 14, July 20, October 19 and November 9. RSVP Online
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STEAM Cafe Series

Steam Café Series

SD Mines continues its partnership with South Dakota Public Broadcasting and Hay Camp Brewing Company to host the STEAM Café, a series of free informal talks on topics ranging from cutting edge research to history.
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2019 Summer Camps

Summer Camps at SD Mines are designed to be fun and hands-on, and are for high school students (grades 9 - 12). Registration is available now for our 2019 Camps! The camps are fill up fast, register today! 
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Visit our Campus Virtually!

The SD Mines virtual tour captures our unique campus using vibrant imagery, VR360 tours, and video and allows you to enjoy 360° panoramic views of our beautiful campus from the convenience of your own computer or mobile device.
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