Personal connection is what South Dakota Mines is all about. There are a variety of ways to visit South Dakota Mines and get all your questions answered. You can schedule a personal visit with the Office of Admissions, or attend a " Go To Mines" Open House. We are always happy to chat via email, or speak with you about any of these options.

Visit South Dakota Mines Campus

Visit us in person!

Starting July 1, the office of admissions will begin offering personal visits to campus. You'll be able to tour campus with a student ambassador in addition to meeting with admissions and faculty members as they are available. Or attend an upcoming Go to Mines Open House.

South Dakota Mines Virtual Visit

We'd love to meet you and connect online!

Sign up to request a phone or video appointment with an admissions counselor and area of academic interest. Or sit back and learn more about many of the amazing opportunities at South Dakota Mines through our Virtual Go to Mines.  

South Dakota Mines Virtual Tour

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. Explore Now >>

South Dakota Mines Online Viewbook

Online Viewbook

Our online viewbook captures in images and video just how unique the South Dakota Mines experience is. Hands on and high tech - see how Mines provides academic adventure and challenge!
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Future Events

Go to Mines Open House
Saturday, October 17
8:15am - 3pm

Tour departments, dorms and other facilities, and meet faculty and current students.
Sign Up!

Go to Mines Open House
Saturday, November 7
8:15am - 3pm

Tour departments, dorms and other facilities, and meet faculty and current students.
Sign Up!

Visiting from out of town?

Visit our Rushmore Region page for information on where to stay and things to enjoy while in Rapid City and the Black Hills.


Contact our Office of Admissions:
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
501 E. Saint Joseph Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
Toll Free: (877) 877-6044
Staff and Contact Information

Our Admissions FAQ  page serves as a good reference guide to information and answers you might be seeking.

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