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Jacks headed to National Championship Game

Jackrabbits will play Sam Houston State University in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision National Championship, Sunday in Frisco, Texas.

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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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Be part of what's next.

As we look toward the fall 2021 semester, here’s your chance to experience a more normal SDSU.

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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.

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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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May 14

Go Public Gardens Week!

McCrory Gardens Education & Visitor Center
May 15

Go Public Gardens Week!

McCrory Gardens Education & Visitor Center
May 16

Go Public Gardens Week!

McCrory Gardens Education & Visitor Center
May 20

SDSU Baseball vs. Oral Roberts (Double Header)

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University News

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Six receive SDSU Presidential Medallion

Six receive SDSU Presidential Medallion

South Dakota State University President Barry Dunn bestowed the SDSU Presidential Medallion upon six individuals Tuesday afternoon for their efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic and its challenges.

The recipients were:

Three Recognized for Higher Education Service

The South Dakota Board of Regents has recognized the contributions of three men who served a combined 26 years as members of the board.

Saikat Basu

SDSU professor improves COVID-19 prevention spray protocol

A trip to see family in India gave assistant professor Saikat Basu an opportunity to improve delivery of an antiseptic nasal spray to help reduce risk of COVID-19.

Women's SDSU Rodeo Team

SDSU Rodeo Team Qualifies 10 for College National Finals Rodeo

Ten members of the South Dakota State University Rodeo Team have qualified for the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The team has been recognized as a top contender in the region, yielding 115 CNFR qualifiers in the past 12 years.