Student Resources

Important Information for Spring 2015
Current Student Registration for Spring and Summer 2015 classes is now open. View more information about the Spring 2015 semester. 

4 Year Plan
See what courses you need to take and when to take them in order to graduate with a degree in 4 years with the program's 4 Year Plan.

Academic Suspension Information
BHSU students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average to remain in good standing. Students not achieving this minimum standard after two semesters are suspended and must submit a petition to be considered for readmission. Learn more about Academic Suspension.

Students can drop or withdraw from a class using WebAdvisor if it is past census day a student will need to submit a petition to withdraw. Learn more.

General Education Requirements
Every student who graduates from BHSU must complete the general education requirements. Incoming freshman must complete 30 credit hours of general education credits within their first 64 credits. Learn more about General Education Requirements. View the General Education Course Listing.

IDEA Survey
Select your online BHSU course and corresponding faculty member you wish to evaluate. All results of the IDEA are completely anonymous. Complete your IDEA Survey.

Proficiency Exam CAAP
To be eligible for graduation from any South Dakota Regental institution, students must pass a proficiency exam that tests knowledge in four areas: reading, writing, science, and math. This test is timed and must be taken during the designated CAAP testing days each fall and spring after the completion of a determined number of credit hours depending upon your degree. Learn more about the Proficiency Exam CAAP.

Starfish is a student success system that allows BHSU to connect students with the tools and resources that they might need in order to be successful. Students can easily schedule appointments with their professors and advisors, and allows them to better help students to be successful. Learn more about Starfish.

Student Handbook
Review registration information, general education requirements, policies, code of conduct and more with the BHSU Student Handbook.

Student Video Tutorials
These how-to videos. offer students 24/7 access to tutorials about Desire2Learn.