Student Life
Get the most out of your college experience


Black Hills State University offers over 80 clubs and organizations, an array of academic resources, a great place a to live, and so much more! Experience a campus where anything is possible!

love where you live

Check out the residence halls and apartments!

join the club

With over 80 clubs to join, you are bound to find your niche!

get support

We have an array of services to help you finish your degree.

Life on campus

Living on campus will be one of the most rewarding experiences of your college life. Build lifelong friendships and create lasting memories. You'll live in the middle of the action within walking distance to classes, dining, events, and recreation. Enjoy a room with a view of the beautiful surrounding Black Hills. Enjoy a great meal from the Hive, Einstein's Bagels, or the Buzz Shack. Live, learn, eat, and work all in one location!

recreation & activities

Getting involved on campus is a perfect way to meet new people and develop your interests. You have the chance to enhance your education by joining one or more of the 80+ clubs on campus, playing intramural sports, volunteering in the community, or helping the campus become a more sustainable place.

health & wellness

You have access to many free health related resources  on campus including a fitness center complete with a gym and pool, health services, and counseling services. We pride ourselves on being a safe and healthy environment for you to live and learn.

academics & advising resources

There are many ways to boost your potential success by working with advisers, reading your books, and utilizing your resources!

Ready to Apply?

If you are ready to apply, do it now! If you still need some more information, please check out the admissions or financial aid sections to find out how easy it is to become a Yellow Jacket.

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