On Campus Residence Halls 

With three first year residence halls, one suite style building, and two apartment buildings on campus, South Dakota Mines Residence Life provides opportunity to find a room that is just right for you. Even better, the Resident Advisors in each community organize activities throughout the year ranging from bowling nights, hiking adventures, to crafting events and more. Housing rates are based on room type and are listed here

Review our housing options to see what Residence Life can offer you!  From traditional residence halls to suites to apartments, we have something for every student! 


Student Staff Hiring Process
January 4, 2024 - March 8, 2024
Timeline for hiring here

Fall 2024 Housing Selection Dates
More information available here
Housing Selection Information Sessions

February 20 - February 21, 2024 (5:00PM MT)
Lottery Numbers Emailed
March 1, 2024
Lottery Application & Exemption Window
March 18, 2024 (7:00AM MT) - March 21, 2024
Lottery Exemptions & Accommodations Due
March 25, 2024 (11:59PM MT)
Housing Application Open for All
March 25, 2024 (7:00AM MT)

Spring Break 2024
Residence Halls Close
Rocker Square Apartments Remain Open

March 9, 2024 - March 17, 2024
Details available here

May Closing 2024
Residence Halls & Apartments close
Non-graduating students
May 4, 2024 at 12:00PM, noon
Eligible graduating students
May 5, 2024 at 2:00PM, noon
Details available here