Admitted Transfer Students Checklist

Immunization Requirements
It is required of all admitted students to document their immune status for measles and rubella. Proof of two MMR (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella) immunizations OR of the presence of an immune antibody titer against measles is required. Make sure to read more about BHSU's immunization requirements and also fill and out return the immunization form to Student Health Services.

Black Hills State University has an outstanding scholarship program that has been established by friends, alumni, faculty, staff and students. Scholarships are based on student achievements and may vary from a one semester to a four-year award. Whatever the amount, scholarships play an important role in assisting students with their educational costs. Almost all Black Hills State University scholarships are awarded based off of the general scholarship form, which can be completed online.  Make sure to check out the outside scholarships available as well.

Evaluation of Transfer Credit
Upon receipt of your official transcript, the Registrar’s Office will evaluate your transferable credits and will prepare a status sheet based upon degree information listed on your application. To expedite this process:
If you want to know what credits will transfer before the application process starts, you may request a credit evaluation.To Request a Credit Evaluation: Simply have a copy (official or unofficial) of all post-secondary transcripts sent to the Registrar’s Office. Please complete this form, print it out and mail it, along with your transcripts, to the address below, or call the Registrar's Office at 605.642.6092 for the evaluation of credits. Your intended major and minor area of study must be included on the form.

Registrar's Office
Black Hills State University
1200 University ST. Unit 9666
Spearfish, SD 57799-9666

Register for Classes!
If you are a "new to BHSU" student, your next important step is to get registered for classes. Please contact the BHSU Student Success Center at 605-642-6951 to make a personal registration appointment with one of our professional advisers. They will help you get registered for classes, map out a plan to graduation and help you get on the path to success at BHSU! Visit the Student Success Center online.

Registration Confirmation
To ensure your classes are not cancelled, you will need to confirm your registration through WebAdvisor.  You will receive an e-mail in your BHSU e-mail account with more information on how to complete your registration.

Get all your Questions Answered
It is important that before starting classes, your questions concerning Tuition & Fees, Financial Aid, Textbooks, Parking Permits, and Meal Plans are answered.

Green & Gold Days
You've registered for classes and met with BHSU advisors, faculty & staff.  Now it's time to start your college experience at BHSU! We understand that starting at a new college is both an exciting and challenging experience, so we strive to make you feel comfortable during your first few days on campus.  Green & Gold Days is a program dedicated to helping you become accustomed to campus life, obtain vital information you will use to succeed at BHSU, and meet life-long friends.