About Brookings

A friendly college town of 22,056 located in eastern South Dakota, Brookings is just 55 miles north of the Sioux Falls Regional Airport (Joe Foss Field) on Interstate 29, a half- hour west of the Minnesota border, 200 miles from Minneapolis and 400 miles east of Rapid City and the Black Hills. Students from communities in Nebraska, North Dakota and Iowa also find SDSU within an easy day’s drive.