Commencement Information for Students, Parents and Guests

Spring 2021 Commencement

South Dakota Mines Plans for In Person Spring 2021 Commencement - Planning is currently taking place to host the Spring 2021 graduation ceremony in person at the Rapid City Civic Center on Saturday, May 8th at 9:00 am (MT).  Plans are subject to change pending a major COVID spike later in the semester.  The webpage will be updated as details are available.

Information and Forms

If you have questions about graduation, please contact or call (605) 394-2416 

Future Commencement Dates

Fall 2021:  December 18, 2021
Spring 2022:  May 7, 2022

Recent Graduates

* The dates above conform to information established by the South Dakota Board of Regents, but are subject to change at its discretion.