Admitted Student Checklist

Activate Your Student "Yellow Jackets" Email

Through your student email account you will receive notifications regarding financial aid, billing, payment methods, and much more.

  • Go to www.bhsu.edu/IITS/Login-Help
  • Click "Accept" to the SD Board of Regents Use Policy
  • Select "Student Account" and enter your information
  • Click "Submit"

Get started.Get Started: Activate your student email.


Set Up Your WebAdvisor Account

WebAdvisor is used to register for classes, view your financial aid and pay your tuition.

Get started.Get Started: Student Instructions for Logging Into WebAdvisor For The First Time


Immunization Requirements

It is required of all accepted 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 is required. 


Evaluation of Transfer Credit -- *Only for Transfer Students

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

Admissions Office
Black Hills State University - Rapid City
P.O Box 250
Rapid City, SD 57709


Register for Classes - New Student Registration

New Student Registration (NSR) is a required program intended to provide you with the best opportunities in your first year at BHSU-Rapid City.  You will be able to register for classes, meet advisors, establish relationships with other students, and begin the transformation to college! NSR is only for new students starting in the Fall semester. If you are a new student starting this Fall please register for NSR by clicking here.

If you have received an acceptance letter and are starting class in the Spring or Summer please call 605.718.4373 to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor to register for classes.  


Registration Confirmation

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