South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

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South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

In-state Tuition

$4,757 / year

Out-of-state Tuition

$9,744 / year

Room and Board


Application deadline


Application fee


Educational Resources


WorldCat, LibDex: Both provide access to library resources throughout the world.

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 97,691 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 27,332 current serial subscriptions.
  • 22,827 microforms.
  • 1,830 Audio/Visual items.
  • 8,825 e-books.

Museums & Art

Geology and Paleontology Museum, Children’s Science Museum, Art Museum/Expo Space



  • Students are not required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.

Campus Resources

  • 275 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all school buildings and on all school property



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Campus Safety

24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life



  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 32% of students live in school housing.
  • The school will provide assistance for off-campus housing

Types of housing available

  • 28% of housing units are Singles.
  • 56% of housing units are Doubles.
  • 16% of housing units are Triples.
  • 0% of housing units are Apartments.
  • 0% of of housing units are some other type.
  • In total, there are 3 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 100% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.


  • 30% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is not permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: M-Day, Spring/Fall Plays, Cultural Expo, Organizational Events throughout the year
  • Student activities: choral groups, drama/theater, music ensembles, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper
  • In total, there are about 75 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Alpha Sigma Lambda, Eta Kappa Nu, Order of Omega, Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, Pi Tau Sigma, Tau Beta Pi;
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Christian Challenge / Baptist Campus Ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, International Christian Fellowship, InterVarsity Chrisitan Fellowship, Latter-day Saint Student Association, Lutheran Campus Ministry, Muslim Student Association, Newman Club, United Campus Ministry;
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) American Indian Science and Engineering Society, Association of Norwegian Students Abroad, Chinese Student and Scholar Association, Cultural Expo Committee, India Club, Mongolian Student Association;
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Academic Organizations: American Chemical Society; American Institute of Chemical Engineers; American Society of Civil Engineers; American Society of Mechanical Engineers; ASM/TMS Joint Student Chapter; Drill and Crucible Club; Human Powered Vehicle; Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers; Institute of Industrial Engineers; Linux User Group; Paleontology Club; SDSM&T AeroHeads; SDSM&T Robotics Team; Society of Automotive Engineers; Society of Economic Geologists; Society of Women Engineers; South Dakota Solar Motion Team; Tech Geological Association; Athletic Organizations: Hardrocker Climbing Club; South Dakota Tech Hot Rockers Dance Team; Badminton Club; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; SDSM&T Cycling Club; SDSM&T Salsa Club; (Society of Rhythm Engineers); SDSM&T Ski and Snowboard Club; Tech Soccer Club; Greek Organizations: Alpha Chi Sigma; Alpha Delta Pi; Alpha Omega Epsilon; Delta Sigma Phi; Interfraternity Council; Theta Tau; Triangle; Honor Societies: Alpha Sigma Lambda; Eta Kappa Nu Association; Order of Omega; Phi Eta Sigma; Pi Tau Sigma; Tau Beta Pi; Multicultural Organizations: Association of Norwegian Student Abroad; Cultural Expo Committee; India Club; American Indian Science; and Engineering Society; Mongolian Student Association; Religious Organizations: Christian Challenge/BCM; International Christian Fellowship; InterVarsity Christian Fellowship; Lutheran Campus Ministry; Muslim Student Association; Newman Club; United Campus Ministry; Special Interest Organizations: Circle K; Habitat for Humanity; Students Against Destructive Decisions; College Democrats; College Republicans; Drama Club; Hardrocker College Bowl Club; Hardrocker Flying Club, Inc. Hardrocker Pep Band; Leadership Development Team; M Week; Non-Trad Student Forum; Pershing Rifles; Pumpkin Sitters Society; Ranger Challenge; Student Alumni Connection; Tech Environmental Club; TONITE (Tech’s Outrageous New Initiative for Total Entertainment); Student Government Organizations: Connolly Hall Council; March/Dake Hall Council; Palmerton Hall Council; Residence Hall Association; Student Association; Student Media: KTEQ 91. 3 FM Radio; The Raver (Tech’s Student Newspaper); SDSM&T Amateur Radio Club; Tech Educational Radio Council; Student Association; Student Media: Amateur Radio Club, KTEQ 91. 3 FM, Raver;
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) The Raver (bi-weekly)


  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Denver, CO (400), Rapid City, SD (8)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Rapid City, SD (2)
  • Public transportation serves the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.


  • School employment is available.
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 4 fraternities
  • 4 fraternity houses
  • 22% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 2 sororities
  • 2 sorority houses
  • 23% of students are sorority members.


  • Army ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC: Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC: Not offered
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