Welcome Class of 2018! Join us for Green & Gold Days.

Green & Gold Days Schedule:

Friday, August 22 – Family day and take care of business on campus
8:00 am - Move in and campus offices open | Students should check into their respective residence hall
8:00 am - Noon - Move in assistance provided.
8:00 am – 5:00 pm - Campus offices open.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Parent sessions offered in Woodburn Theatre
3:30 pm -  Commuter, veteran and transfer student meeting | Student Union Club Buzz
4:00 pm - Mandatory Residence hall meetings for residential students at respective halls
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Parent sessions offered in Woodburn Theatre
6:00 pm - Downtown Friday Nights - BH Scavenger Hunt (enter to win prizes) | BHSU Tent Downtown Spearfish

Saturday, August 23 - Explore Spearfish
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 am - Breakfast, meal plan begins | Hive, Student Union 
9:30 am - Community service project throughout Spearfish
Noon - Picnic lunch | Jorgenson Park
2:00 pm - Outdoor & indoor activities offered to explore Spearfish
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Magic Card Tournament
  • Knitting
  • Zumba
5:00 pm - Dinner
7:00 pm - Jackson Rayne Illusionist | Meier Recital Hall
9:00 pm - RHA Welcome Dance | Jacket Legacy Room, Student Union

Sunday, August 24 – Welcome to BHSU!
11:00 am - Brunch | The Hive
Noon - Mandatory Scholarship Recipient Meeting | Club Buzz, Student Union
1:00 pm - Keynote: Troy Stende, BHSU Alumni | Student Union, Jacket Legacy Room
2:45 pm - Presidential welcome | Student Union, Jacket Legacy Room
BHSU Bookstore will be open from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
3:30 pm - Interest receptions | Student Union Atrium
  • GLBT & Allies
  • General Freshmen
  • Health and Wellness
  • Spiritual
  • Leadership
  • Academic
  • Commuter Students
5:30 pm - Campus Kickoff and community picnic | Campus Green

Monday, August 25 - Classes Begin
8:00 am - All classes begin.
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Yellow Jacket Pool Party | Spearfish Rec Center ***Postponed to Thursday, August 28th

Tuesday, August 26
7:00 pm - Sean Bott - Mentalist | Meier Recital Hall

Wednesday, August 27
9:00 am - Noon - Ice Cream Breakfast | Campus Green
6:00 pm - Giant Slip N Slide Event | Young Center Hills (behind the Young Center)

Thursday, August 28
3:30 pm - Hike to Devils Bath Tub | Meet in the Student Union Atrium
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Yellow Jacket Pool Party | Spearfish Rec Center (moved from Monday)

Friday, August 29
7:00 pm - Night Hike | Meet outside the Student Union

Saturday, August 30
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm - ISO BBQ in the Park | Lions Park in Spearfish

Monday, September 1
7:00 pm - Individual Residence Hall Programs

Tuesday, September 2
11:00 am - Make your own Ice Cream Floats | Campus Green
Parking Permit Enforced

Wednesday, September 3
11:00 am - 2:00 pm - Student Organization Fair | Campus Green
6:00 pm - Bingo Night | Student Union Atrium

Thursday, September 4
9:00 am - Noon - Part Time Job Fair | Jacket Legacy Room
7:00 pm - Improv Comedy Show | Pangburn Lab Theatre

Friday, September 5
3:30 pm - Canoeing in the Black Hills | Meet in the Student Union Atrium
8:00 pm - Free Bowling Night | Lucky Strike Lanes
Payment Deadline

Saturday, September 6
5:00 pm - Dueling Pianos in Rapid City | Leave from Student Union Cul De Sac

Sunday, September 7
5:00 pm - Newman Cookout | Newman Center 115 W. Lincoln St