Experience impressive Gothic cathedrals, Moorish palaces, and the regional culture of Madrid, Andalucia, and Catalonia with Jackrabbit Journeys! 
On Friday, October 13th the SDSU Alumni Association honored the 2017 Distinguished Alumni at the 56th Annual Legends and Leaders Distinguished Alumni Awards Banquet.
STATE is published by the SDSU Alumni Association in cooperation with SDSU Marketing & Communications. It is distributed without charge to alumni and friends of South Dakota State University.

Welcome Alumni & Friends of SDSU

We are an independent, not-for-profit organization, non dues association that welcomes all graduates, former students, faculty, staff and friends of South Dakota State, as well as students, to be SDSU Alumni Association members. We strive to connect alumni to SDSU and each other, through the promotion of the University and by providing valuable benefits, services and resources to our members. To ensure you are fully experiencing being an alumni association member, please make sure your information with us is current. Go Jacks!

Update Info.

Upcoming Events

Dec
16
Join fellow SDSU Alumni and Friends on Saturday, December 16th in Harrisonburg, VA to get Jacked before for the FCS semifinal playoff game against James Madison!  
Dec
16
Join fellow Jackrabbits and Friends on Saturday, December 16th at Blarney’s Sports Bar and Grill to watch the Jackrabbits take on James Madison in the FCS semifinal playoff game!
Dec
16
Join fellow SDSU alumni and friends in the Pierre area to watch the SDSU Jackrabbits take on the James Madison Dukes at Jake’s Good Time Place this Saturday.
Dec
16
We invite you to join fellow SDSU alumni and friends in the St. Louis Area to watch the SDSU Jackrabbits take on the James Madison Dukes at Buffalo Wild Wings.
Dec
16
Join the Sioux Empire Staters' this Saturday at Shenanigans to watch the SDSU Football Team play in the FCS semifinal football game against James Madison University. Kick-off is at 3:30 pm Central Time.
Dec
16
Join fellow Jackrabbits and fans this Saturday at Darby’s to watch the SDSU Football Team play in the FCS semifinal football game against James Madison University. Kick-off is at 3:30 pm Central Time.
Dec
16
The West River Jacks invite you to join fellow SDSU alumni and fans to watch the semifinal playoff game against James Madison this Saturday.
Jan
06
The Greater Omaha Jacks invite you to join fellow SDSU Alumni and Friends on Saturday, January 6th from 5:00 – 6:30 pm at DJ’s Dugout Aksarben Village for a pregame gathering before the SDSU Jackrabbits take on the Omaha Mavericks.
Jan
08
Please join us on Monday, January 8th for a Travel Presentation, Highlight of Spain Tour. 
Jan
16
Join the Sioux Empire Staters' on Tuesday,January 16th for lunch with Head Women's Basketball Coach - Aaron Johnston.
Jan
25
Join us and fellow Jackrabbits at Half Moon Windy City Sports Grill in Phoenix on January 25, 2018 to watch the SDSU Women’s Basketball Team take on USD Coyotes at 6:00 pm MDT.
Feb
03
The Greater Omaha Jacks invite you to join fellow SDSU Alumni and Friends on Saturday, February 3rd from 1:00 – 2:30 pm at DJ’s Dugout Aksarben Village for a pregame gathering before the SDSU women's basketball team take on the Omaha Mavericks.
Feb
03
We invite SDSU alumni and friends to attend the 2018 Alumni Reception hosted by the College of Agriculture & Biological Sciences, the SDSU Alumni Association, and the West River Jacks.
Feb
20
Join the Sioux Empire Staters' on Tuesday, February 20th for lunch with Head Men's Basketball Coach - TJ Otzelberger
Mar
02

Join the Sioux Empire Staters' on Friday, March 2, 2018 to hear from Summit League Commissioner, Tom Douple.

 
South Dakota State University President Barry H. Dunn announced today $4.1 million from two separate commitments to support the Wokini Initiative. An anonymous donor has committed $4 million to the construction of a new American Indian Student Center on campus and another $100,000 to scholarships for students of the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota tribes in South Dakota.
 
The Alumni Green was dedicated on September 15th, 2017. Over 1500 Jackrabbits helped celebrate this wonderful moment in SDSU history. The dedication included tours of the President's home and the new SDSU Alumni Center, with music from both the SDSU Pride of the Dakotas Marching Band and the Hobo Day Bum Band. The night was concluded with a magnificent light show on the Coughlin Campanile accompanied by the SDSU Concert Choir.
 
On Friday, October 13th, the SDSU Alumni Association honored the 2017 Distinguished Alumni at the 56th Annual Legends and Leaders Distinguished Alumni Awards Banquet.