Celebrating, Transforming Lives

Innovative, High-Quality Academic Programs

Students have the opportunity to learn from the best in a positive and challenging academic environment. New programs have been added in Sustainability and Secondary Education.

Student Success

Students' experiences at BHSU transform them into lifelong learners and prepared professionals ready to achieve in their chosen fields.

$22 Million Capital Campaign

With generous donations to its first-ever capital campaign, BHSU will be able to fund additional student scholarships and the construction and renovation of campus facilities.

Sanford Science Education Center

Graduate from BHSU and get started on your career.

BHSU is partnering with the Sanford Underground Research Facility in a $4.5 million project to convert the Jonas Science building into a facility to complement Sanford Lab’s education efforts.

NCAA Division II Athletics

BHSU is in its first year of full membership in the NCAA Division II competing in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC).

Joy (Proctor) Krautschun/Alumni Foundation Welcome Center

The new Joy (Proctor) Krautschun Alumni/Foundation Welcome Center will showcase the past, present and future of BHSU while providing space to greet prospective students, parents and the community.

Crow Peak Residence Hall

Construction will begin this spring on the new 50,000-square-foot Crow Peak Hall, which will connect two existing halls with a central living area to create a new residence hall complex.


Our location in the beautiful Northern Black Hills of South Dakota offers spectacular scenery and recreational opportunities.


We are preserving our beautiful and unique location by taking a leadership role in sustainability. Go Green with BHSU.