Ready to earn your degree? Your first step is to apply for admission to BHSU! You can complete the application for admission one of two ways:
Other than the completed application for admission, we will also need the following in order to complete your admissions file:
Wanting to just take a few classes & not pursue a degree, or pursue teaching certification or re-certification? If so, you can apply as a non-degree seeking student. All you need to do is complete this application for admission to get started! If you apply as a non-degree seeking student, You may not be eligible to receive financial aid. If you are pursuing teacher certification or re-certification please contact Kim Nida, Assistant Director of Financial aid, at 605-642-6113 or Kim.Nida@BHSU.edu to determine your eligibility for federal financial aid.
I have questions and would like chat online with an Admissions representative.
Call 605.718.4373 to talk directly with an Admissions Representative.
Register For Classes:
Once accepted for admission, first time or returning students to BHSU must make an appointment to register for courses with a BHSU University Center - Rapid City academic advisor. These students will be notified once they are eligible to register.
If you are a current BHSU student, you can register for classes once your priority date comes available by:
Registration confirmation is an electronic confirmation requirement which must be completed by all students in WebAdvisor. Watch for information in your BHSU email, and check WebAdvisor for the registration confirmation link which is usually visible and available about a month prior to the start of each semester. If you do not have Internet access at home, please feel free to use the computer lab at the University Center - Rapid City to complete your registration confirmation. Failure to confirm your registration could result in a loss of financial aid.
Black Hills State University
Office of Admissions
1200 University St. Unit 9502
Spearfish, SD 57799-9502
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Tuesday, September 23, 2014