South Dakota State University values a culture that promotes safety and security. The university is committed to increasing community safety through a collaborative and thoughtful approach to educating our students, staff, and faculty about the nature, causes, and various forms of violence on campus, as well as the prevention and restorative measures available.
South Dakota State University Resources
There are many resources available to assist someone in crisis or in response to threatening and/or concerning behavior.
In an EMERGENCY - Call The University Police Department
- 111 from a campus phone
- 911 for cell phones
- 605-688-5117 Non-emergency number
After hours, the police department coordinates communication with all on-call professionals, including Residential Life and Housing staff, the on-call dean and the on-call counselor.
Listed below are some of the common resources on campus.
- Counseling Services
- Student Health Clinic
- Student Affairs
- Human Resources
- Title IX and Equal Opportunity
- Residence Life and Housing
- Behavior Intervention Team
For more options, go to the Community Resources page.