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Visit SDState


Come Meet Your Future!

Experience everything that SDState can offer. There is no better way to learn about the Jackrabbits!

We'll Roll Out the Blue Carpet for You!

SDState offers a variety of visit options to suit your individual needs. Explore our visit opportunities below. Come meet the people that will help shape your future and define your college experience!

Daily Visit
 

Daily Campus Visits (links to In-Person Visits)

Offered Monday through Friday

Walk the blue carpet! You will get a tour of campus with an Admissions Ambassador and meet with an Admissions Counselor. You can also add a meeting with a department representative in the academic area of your choice.

Overview Of Campus
 

Jackrabbit Previews (links to Jackrabbit Preview)

Our most popular visit option!

Spend a day with us and dozens of other future Jackrabbits and their families as we take you through everything you need to know about becoming an SDSU student.

Transfer Student Visits 
 

Transfer Student Visits

Offered Monday through Friday

No matter where you started, you can finish strong as a Jackrabbit. Visit campus for an experience designed specifically for students considering or planning to transfer to South Dakota State.

campus from the air

“My tour guide was so nice and did an amazing job. He made my visit an awesome experience!”

High School Junior,
Iowa

Yellow & Blue Discovery Day
 

Yellow and Blue Discovery Days (links to Yellow & Blue Discovery Day)

April 23 and 30, 2022

A Saturday visit option for high school students to explore campus and take an in-depth look at the academic program of their choice.

campus from the air

“Everyone was SO welcoming. I loved getting to connect with the community that makes up SDSU. It makes me excited to be a part of it!”

High School Senior,
Minnesota

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Why Visit SDState?

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Connect with Admissions

Our Admissions staff will take you through what you need to know about becoming a Jackrabbit.

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Personalized Tour

Explore campus, check out a residence hall and learn about our college experience from someone living it—our Admissions Ambassadors.

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Meet your Future Faculty

Shape your career path by learning more about your academic interests with some of our world-class faculty.

Upcoming Campus Visit Events

EventDateLocationRegistration
Jackrabbit Preview University Student Union
Jackrabbit Preview University Student Union
Minnesota Visit Days University Student Union
Minnesota Visit Days University Student Union
Yellow and Blue Discovery Day University Student Union
Jackrabbit Preview University Student Union
Jackrabbit Preview University Student Union
Yellow and Blue Discovery Day University Student Union
Jackrabbit Preview University Student Union
Jackrabbit Preview University Student UnionRegister
Junior Day 2023 University Student UnionLearn More
Jackrabbit Preview University Student UnionRegister

It's a great day to become a Jackrabbit!

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Hattie Seten, 2020 Rhodes Scholarship finalist

Seten chosen for Rhodes Scholarship

South Dakota State University senior Hattie Seten became the university's second recipient of the Rhodes scholarship, announced Saturday. SDSU's first Rhodes scholar, Maj. Gen. Alan A. Nord ’52, earned a master’s degree in general chemistry from Oxford.

Analysis shows SDSU ranked among nation's best for exceeding graduation rates

South Dakota State University was listed as one of the top-performing institutions in terms of exceeding expected six-year graduation rates, according to analysis of 368 colleges and universities done by The New York Times and the Urban Institute’s Center on Education Data and Policy.

SDState, Sisseton Wahpeton College sign articulation agreements

South Dakota State University and Sisseton Wahpeton College administration signed articulation agreements Tuesday morning at SDState's Hilton M. Briggs Library.