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South Dakota State University

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Here's your chance to experience SDSU. 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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View the latest information regarding SDSU's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Get information on COVID-19 policies, procedures, vaccines, testing, etc.

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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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Student Life

Maximize your Jackrabbit experience by engaging with new people, joining a club, attending events and getting involved in the community. There is so much that SDSU and our community has to offer.

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Student Activities

Discover many amazing opportunities at South Dakota State University. With 240+ student organizations, there's a place for everyone at SDSU.

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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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Sep 28

Donna Merkt | Off & Running! | South Dakota Art Museum Guild Program

South Dakota Art Museum
Sep 28

CommUNITY Meeting: Cesar Linares

University Student Union
Sep 28

SDSU Women's Volleyball vs. North Dakota

Frost Arena
Sep 29

Addressing Internet Gaming Addiction: The Basics


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USGS EROS brings Landsat scientists to Research Park

Scientists working with Landsat satellites used an area near the Research Park at South Dakota State University to measure the light reflected and heat emitted from the Earth’s surface. Their research will help ensure the accuracy of a new line of U.S. Geological Survey Landsat science products.

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Graduate school, strong retention help drive SDSU’s enrollment increase

Figures released today by the South Dakota Board of Regents show enrollment at South Dakota State University to be 11,465 students, an increase of 60 students from last year’s numbers.

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Brookings Chamber Music Society season opens in October

The Brookings Chamber Music Society’s fall membership drive has kicked off and its 2021-22 season opens Oct. 14.

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The 2021-22 State University Theatre and Dance season announced


The State University Theatre and Dance program is pleased to announce this year’s season. All performances will be in the Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center, which is on the South Dakota State University campus.