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Come Meet Your Future!

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

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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.

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Jackrabbit Previews (links to Jackrabbit Preview)

Our most popular visit option is
available this summer!

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.

Honors Summer Snapshot

Honors Summer Snapshot (links to Honors Summer Snapshot)

Explore SDSU and our Fishback Honors College, and learn how both might be the perfect fit!

Overview Of Campus

Jackrabbit Check-In(links to Jackrabbit Check-In) 

Connect with an Admissions Counselor in a personal virtual meeting via Zoom. We can assist you in your final steps to becoming a Jackrabbit in the fall!

campus from the air

“SDSU was the only college visit I have been on that was personalized. There wasn’t anything I would have changed!”

Current HS senior,

Overview Of Campus

Explore SDSU from anywhere, anytime

Learn more about SDSU and the admissions process through a pre-recorded info session, meet some of our current students, or get a view of our campus and facilities.

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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 link
Jackrabbit Preview Wednesday, August 11, 2021 Alumni CenterRegister or Learn More
Jackrabbit Preview Wednesday, August 11, 2021 Alumni CenterRegister or Learn More

It's a great day to become a Jackrabbit!

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The first-ever capstone class in fashion studies and retail merchandising at South Dakota State University has already helped the University Bookstore gain more media interaction and customer engagement.

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.