Academic Advising Resources

Faculty advisers play an integral role in the success of our students. We have compiled some useful resources to help you during the academic advising process. View resources...

Academic Affairs Guidelines

The SDBOR Academic Affairs Guidelines provide helpful policy information on the addition, modification and deletion of courses and programs, general education, program review, SDBOR common course numbering and more.

Academic Dishonesty Form

Report any academic dishonesty with this Academic Dishonesty Form

Class Section Cancellation Guidelines at BHSU-RC

Review the guidelines for cancelling class sections at BHSU-RC; updated Fall 2020.

Instructional Design

The Instructional Design team Supports, Enables and Equips the BHSU faculty in the use of educational technology as our faculty design and develop quality enhanced active learning face-to-face, hybrid and online courses. The goal is to work with faculty throughout the ongoing enhancement and constant improvement of course design and development.

Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research provides accurate, appropriate, and timely information intended to support BHSU fulfill its vision of being recognized as a high quality, innovative university in the state, Greater Black Hills region, nation, and the world.

SD Board Of Regents

Review Administrative Offices, Student Information, Employment Opportunities and more on the SDBOR Website.

SDBOR Policy and Procedures Manual

Review Sections 1-8 of the SDBOR Policy Manual.

Sponsored Programs

The Sponsored Programs Office provides services to assist faculty and staff in securing external funds to enhance instruction and provide research opportunities for students, and to support innovative and scholarly research and educational development.


Jackethub is a student success system that allows BHSU to connect students with the tools and resources that they might need in order to be successful. Students can easily schedule appointments with their professors and advisors, and allows them to better help students to be successful. Learn more about Jackethub.

Tenure and Promotion Materials

This handbook is designed to provide practices and guidelines in the preparation of the Professional Staff Evaluation (PSE) document that is submitted for Promotion and Tenure at Black Hills State University. View the BHSU Promotion & Tenure Handbook.

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Phone: 605-642-6262

Office of Academic Affairs
Black Hills State University
1200 University St. Unit 9501
Spearfish, SD, USA 57799-9501