For summer and fall study abroad courses, apply by March 15th.

For spring study abroad courses, apply by October 15th.


  1. Select your Program
  2. Complete the short online application
  3. Receive the Preparation Guide from your Study Abroad Advisor and use it to prepare for your program.
  4. Meet regularly with the Study Abroad Advisor and your academic advisor to ensure your program is approved and credit transfer is approved. visas, plane tickets, etc.)
  5. Hand in your Preparation Packet Guide by the deadline.


Contact Info

Kaitlin Palmer
Principal Designated School Official (PDSO) and Responsible Officer (RO)
Woodburn 115 Map
Phone: 605-642-6942
Fax: 605-642-6254

International Relations & Global Engagement
Black Hills State University
1200 University St.
Spearfish, SD, USA 57799