Welcome to the SD Mines Alumni Association

The SD Mines Alumni Association promotes communication and interaction among alumni, students, faculty and administrators of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology with the objective of strengthening the school's academic, research, and service roles. The Alumni Association maintains an alumni network and support services for SD Mines graduates and friends throughout the world.  




Our organization appreciates and relies on the time and talents of our many alumni.  

  • Student recruitment - 40% of SD Mines freshmen first heard about us from an alum.  
  • Area Meetings and events - events all over the country to reminisce and connect.
  • 50-Year Reunions and All School Reunions - to connect alumni; July 2020 - 5 Year Reunion.
  • Alumni Networking - aid new graduates in finding employment; assist alumni who are changing careers; provide resources for moving to new areas; and help alumni keep having fun!

Coming On-Campus Events

February 13 - SD Mines Career Fair
   11:00 AM and 4:00 PM in the King Center, Alumni are invited to attend the career fair.  Log in with the Gold Mine system to see the employers who will be in attendance.

February 16 - Men's and Women's Basketball Games
     3:30 PM and 5:30 PM in the King Center, Basketball games against Western State Colorado University

February 17 - SD Mines Sweetheart Dinner Dance
     5:30 PM to 8:00 PM in the SD Mines Music Center, 1940s themed event with a four-course meal, dessert bar, and performances by both jazz and choral students at Mines.  Proceeds will benefit music scholarships.

February 27 - SME Annual Conference Alumni Social
     5:30 PM to 7:30 PM in the Minneapolis Hyatt Regency, 1300 Nicollet Mall - Lake Harriet Room, University President and First Lady, Jim and Wendy Rankin, are planning to attend.  This event is for all alumni and their guests.  Food will be compliments of SD Mines, and a cash bar will be available.


Area Events

Click here to view the rest of the events going on in your area!

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