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With nearly 200 program offerings, 240+ unique student organizations, daily campus events, community outreach, innovative research, performing arts and Division I athletics, there's a place for everyone at SDSU.

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Summer 2021

SDSU offers a variety of courses throughout the summer for students to continue their studies. Visit our Summer 2021 site for more information.

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Fall 2021 FAQs

Important information intended to help students, faculty, staff and others prepare for the fall 2021 semester.

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JacksRBack: Fall 2021

The JacksRBack task force is responsible for developing and planning SDSU’s return to on-campus operations for the fall 2021 semester.

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Student life

SDSU students know there’s no shortage of activities from which to choose right here on campus and within the Brookings community. See what SDSU and our community has to offer.

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Learn About SDState

As a land-grant university, we’ve always served South Dakota; today we build on that tradition by developing responsible global leaders.

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Campus Attractions

Looking for something to do during the week or on the weekends? Come to the SDSU campus and enjoy visiting museums, shopping at the bookstore, or dining at one of our many establishments.

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COVID-19 Vaccine

Are vaccines safe and effective? Who can get a vaccine? Where can I get a vaccine? When can I get a vaccine? Get the answers to these questions and more.

Vaccine information
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COVID-19 Testing

View the latest information regarding COVID-19 testing hours, locations and options.

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American Indian Opportunities

SDSU seeks to create a welcoming and supportive campus environment for American Indian students through a variety of academic programs, scholarships, student services and initiatives.

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University Events

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Jul 26

Field Player and Goalkeeper Camp/Future Jacks Camp

Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium
Jul 26

Jackrabbit Preview

Alumni Center
Jul 26

Jackrabbit Preview

Alumni Center
Jul 27

Field Player and Goalkeeper Camp/Future Jacks Camp

Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium

University News

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Medical Laboratory Science

Genant receives national medical laboratory science scholarship

As a scientist, Kailee Genant had to make sure the answer she received was real.

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YourLocalSecurity.com ranks SDSU No. 1 for third-straight year

For the third-straight year, South Dakota State University has been ranked the safest college campus in South Dakota by YourLocalSecurity.com, an ADT authorized provider and partner of SafeStreets.

Smith Honored as July Civil Service Employee of the Month

In recognition for his strong commitment to helping others and diligent work with the South Dakota State University Police Department, Levi Smith has been named the Civil Service Employee of the Month for July.

SDSU pharmacy residency gains full reaccreditation

Full reaccreditation has been granted for the postgraduate year one  community-based  pharmacy residency program at South Dakota State University.