Student Union & Activities

As the community center of Black Hills State University, the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union serves students, faculty, staff, alumni and guests. We invite you to discover and enjoy all that the Student Union has to offer.

The Student Union serves as an excellent place for relaxing, eating, meeting people, studying, getting "Buzz-wear" at the bookstore, playing pool or table tennis, or just hanging out. The Student Union staff members are readily available to answer questions and to direct guests to campus offices and events. Additionally, the Student Health & Counseling services are available for students who need assistance.

Our Mission

The David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union facility is a student-centered organization that fosters leadership, campus and civic engagement and life-long skill development. Our innovative services provide a venue for educational programs, social activities and informal gatherings where diversity and exchanging of ideas sustain our commitment to transforming lives.

We Strive

To serve as the community center for Black Hills State University.

To assist in students' transformation by providing innovative and high-quality programs, which collaboratively engage students in volunteer service, involvement opportunities, leadership development, student employment and self-directed activities.

To serve as a high quality meeting, banquet and conference center for the campus and community.

To provide a valued and dynamic learning community through services, conveniences, programs and activities which support the BHSU mission.

To serve as a unifying and engaging force in the life of the University.

Student Union Hours

Monday - Thursday
    7:00 am to 9:00 pm
    7:00 am to 7:00 pm
    11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Summer Hours
Monday - Friday
    7:30 am to 5:00 pm*
* Special events and holidays may alter these summer hours.