Welcome to Residence Life at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology! Over 850 students call our residence halls and apartments home while at SDSM&T. We provide housing for all students who have graduated from high school in the past two years (per BOR housing policies) in our residence halls and have apartment rentals for all other students.

Please take time to look through our website to learn about our residence life program, the housing options we offer, and much more.

Residence Life Mission

Residence Life seeks to provide a safe environment that encourages learning and personal growth in an inclusive community that empowers and challenges our residents. We continually strive to improve our services to meet the needs of our students and reflect the high standards of South Dakota School of Mines & Technology.

May Move-Out Information

For complete information on May Move-Out, visit this website. Remember, all residence halls close at 12noon on Sat. May 10.

Welcome New Students!

Congratulations on your acceptance to South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. This begins a whole new phase in your life pretty soon you'll be getting ready for college!

Our office has developed the New Students Website to help you prepare for life on campus. Please visit this page and others as you prepare to be part of our on-campus community.

Housing Selection 2014-2015

Current students required to live on campus next year can learn more about the housing selection process by visiting our Housing Selection website. All students should visit this website to learn about important deadlines and housing options avaialble for the 2014-2015 academic year.

New in Fall 2014: Rocker Square Apartments

Residence Life is excited to announce the addition of two apartment buildings to our campus housing options. The Rocker Square apartments will house sophomore students in close proximity to campus. Learn more about this exciting new option on our Rocker Square website.

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Important Dates

2013-2014
Sat, May 10, 12noon: All Residence Halls Close

2013-1014 Apartment (Kelley, La Croix, & Park Vista) contracts run Aug. 15 - Dec. 31 and Jan. 1 - May 15.

2014-2015
Thurs, Aug. 21, 8am - 6pm: New Student Move-In
Fri. Aug. 22 - Sun. Aug. 24, 8am - 5pm: Returning Student Move-In
Thurs. Dec. 18, 12Noon: All Halls close for Winter Break
Sat. Jan. 10, 12Noon: All Halls open for Spring Semester
Sat. March 7, 12Noon: All Halls close for Spring Break
Sun. March 15, 8am: All Halls open after Spring Break
Sat. May 9, 12Noon: All Halls Close

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