Student Orientation

Welcome Students


Welcome to Black Hills State University – Rapid City. We are excited that you chose BHSU-RC to continue your education. We would like to invite you to attend our New Student Orientation, which will give you lots of great information and help you get all of the errands done that you need to before classes start.

Orientation dates:

January 8 from 4:20 - 7:00

Check-in will begin at 3:00. There will be informational booths and you will be able to get your student ID! (You can also pick up your Student ID anytime in the Admin Office from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, M-F)

Here are just a few of the things we'll be covering during Orientation:

  • Billing, Tuition, & Financial Aid Info
  • Understanding the Academic Calendar
  • Bookstore & Textbooks
  • Reading your Syllabus
  • Email & Banner Self-Service
  • Getting Your Student ID Card

To register for Orientation, please fill out the form below. If you have questions, contact Chuck Knauer at or 605-718-4077.