Welcome Class of 2017! Join us for Green & Gold Days.

Green & Gold Days Schedule:

  • Saturday, August 24
    • Residence Hall Move-In | Noon - 4 p.m.
    • Parent Program Drop In Center | 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. | Student Success Center
    • Parent Farewells | 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. | Residence Halls
    • Downtown Block Party | 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Dinner & Live Entertainment
    • Return to Residence Halls | 6:30 - 7 p.m.
    • Hall Meetings | 7 p.m. | Residence Halls
    • Comedian/Entertainer: Charles Peachock | 8 p.m. | Jacket Legacy Room
    • Dance | 9 p.m. - Midnight | Club Buzz | Sponsored by RHA


  • Sunday, August 25
    • Brunch | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | The Hive
      • Question & Answer Stations | Residence Halls & Student Union
      • Classroom Search Assistance
    • Presidential Convocation: Troy Stende | 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. | Ice Breakers & Keynote | Young Center Gym
    • President Schallenkamp's Address to New Students | 2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. | Young Center Gym
    • Special Interest Socials | 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
      • Freshmen | Young Center Main Lobby
      • Health & Wellness | Young Center Fitness Center
      • GLBT and Allies | Young Center Classroom
      • Leadership | Young Center Pool Lobby
      • Spiritual | Young Center Elevator Lobby
      • Outdoor Recreation | Young Center Front Entrance
      • Veterans & Adult Learners | Young Center Hall of Fame
    • Campus & Community Celebration | 5 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. | Campus Green
      • Dinner & Fair | 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
      • Concert: 40 Minute Feel Good | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

  • Monday, August 26
    • Yellow Jacket Pool Party | 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. | Spearfish Rec Center

  • Tuesday, August 27
    • Bingo Night | 6:30 p.m. | Lower Hive in the Student Union

  • Wednesday, August 28
    • Ice Cream Breakfast on the Green | 9 a.m. - Noon | Campus Green
    • Comedy & Magic Show by Brian Miller | 7 p.m. | Meier Hall
    • Late Night Dessert | 9 p.m. | Meier Hall Lobby

  • Thursday, August 29
    • Spearfish Bike Tour | 3 p.m. | Meet Outside the Student Union
    • Battle of the Sexes | 7 p.m. | Newman Center (Corner of King & University St.)

  • Friday, August 30
    • BH Night at Downtown Friday Nights | 6 p.m. | Downtown Spearfish

  • Saturday, August 31
    • Tour the Black Hills | 9 a.m. | Leave from Student Union cul de sac

  • Sunday, September 1
    • Angostura Boat Float Challenge | 5:30 p.m. | Angostura Recreational Area Park

  • Monday, September 2
    • Individual Residence Hall Program | 7 p.m. | All Residence Halls

  • Tuesday, September 3
    • Cultural Ambassador Program | 3:30 p.m. | Club Buzz
    • Sardines Night Games | 7 p.m. | Campus Green 

  • Wednesday, September 4
    • Student Organization Fair | 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. | Campus Green
    • "The Hunger Games" BHSU Edition | 7:30 p.m. | Meier Outdoor Stage

  • Thursday, September 5
    • Make Your Own Ice Cream Floats | 11 a.m. | Campus Green
    • Canoeing in the Black Hills | 3:30 p.m. | Meet in Student Union Atrium

  • Friday, September 6
    • Outdoor Movie Night | 8 p.m. | Campus Green

  • Saturday, September 7
    • Bowling Night | 7 p.m. | Lucky Strike Lanes

  • Sunday, September 8
    • Newman Cookout and Dance | 6:30 p.m. | Newman Center (115 W. Lincoln St.)

  • Monday, September 9
    • BHSU Community Mural Painting | 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. | Campus Green
    • Guest Speaker - Nashville Songwriter Bonnie Baker | 7 p.m. | Jacket Legacy Room

  • Tuesday, September 10
    • Guest Speaker - Immaculee Ilibagiza | 7 p.m. | Young Center Gym

  • Wednesday, September 11
    • Dodge Ball on the Green | 7 p.m | Campus Green

  • Thursday, September 12
    • Slip N Slide Event | 6 p.m. | Football Practice Field (behind the Young Center)

  • Friday, September 13
    • Hike to Devils Tower | 3:30 p.m. | Meet in the Student Union Atrium

  • September 14 & 15  - Spearfish 125th Anniversary Celebration | City Park