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Northern State University 

1200 S. Jay St.
Aberdeen, S.D. 57401
Phone: 605-626-3011
E-mail: Admissions
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Northern State University
Departments and Offices

For a complete list, check the Campus Directory.


Department   Location   Phone Contact
Academic Advising
Provides information on academic programs, program requirements, registration, placement and testing
  Multiple locations   ​605-626-2633 ​ Email

Your first stop to apply to, tour and learn more about Northern


  ​Student Center 213   ​605-626-2544 Email
Alumni Association
Serves and connects NSU alumni
  ​Beckman Building   ​605-626-2550 Email

ARAMARK (Dining Services)
Center for NSU dining and catering


  ​Graham Hall   ​605-626-2928 Email
Center for test information, including ACT, CLEP, LSAT, MAT, TOEFL, ACCUPLACER, COMPASS and Praxis
  ​Graham Hall 105   ​605-626-3290 Email

Athletic Development
Athletic scholarships and recruiting


  ​Beckman Building   ​605-626-2550 Email
Includes varsity sports affiliated with NCAA Division II
  ​Barnett Center 42   ​605-626-3336 Contact

Barnett Center
Hosts activities from college and high school-level sporting events to math contests and science fair


  ​Barnett Center 42   ​605-626-3336 Email
Beulah Williams Library
Center of information resources that support NSU's academic programs and community needs
  ​Williams Library   ​605-626-3018  Email

Bookstore (Wolf Shoppe)
Provides textbooks, supplies, Wolves apparel accessories and more


  Student Center   605-626-2655 Email
Campus Safety (formerly Judicial Affairs)
Promotes a just, safe, orderly and supportive university climate
  Student Center 222   605-626-3007 Email

Campus Security
Contact office for the campus officer


  Student Center 212   605-626-2474 Email
Career Development & Placement
Provides comprehensive career services to students, and limited services to Northern alumni
  Student Center 240   605-626-2371 Email

Center for Excellence in International Business & Entrepreneurship
Aims to increase economic opportunities for NSU students and South Dakota businesses


  Lincoln Hall 123A   605-626-7721 Email
Children's Center
Provides child care on a space-available basis for the children of NSU students, faculty and staff, and the community
  Lindberg Hall 118   605-626-2221 Email

College of Arts & Sciences
Departments of biology, chemistry and physics, mathematics, history, sociology, political science and geography, languages, literature and communication studies


  Technology Center 358   605-626-2601  Email
Counseling Center
Professional counselors assist NSU students; promotes student health and well-being
  Student Center 240   605-626-2371 Email

Disability Services
Creates a campus climate in which students with disabilities can thrive


  Student Center 240   605-626-2371 Email
E-Learning Center
Delivers courses electronically to students statewide 
  Mewaldt-Jensen 122   605-626-3382 Email

Exponent/Student Publications
Students' stories and opinions shared through print and digital media


  Student Center 222   605-626-2534 Email
Facilities Management       605-626-2560  Email

Finance Office
Handles a variety of business transactions 


  Krikac 202A   605-626-2566  Email
Financial Aid
Center for student financial aid information and assistance
  Dacotah Hall 103   605-626-2640 Email

Graduate Studies
Office of NSU's graduate programs


  Spafford Hall 204A   605-626-2558  Email
Grants & Sponsored Research
Research and grant administration services
  Spafford Hall 103   605-626-2616  Email

Health Services
Provides medical services for currently enrolled NSU students


  Student Center 254   605-626-7694  Email
Human Resources
NSU employee support and resources, current job vacancies
  Krikac 213   605-626-2520 Email

Institutional Research
Statistical analysis of NSU entities and activities


  Graham Hall 104   605-626-2433  Email
International Programs
Promotes international awareness, diversity and engagement; international student recruiting center
  Lincoln Hall 206   605-626-7693 Email
Math Center
Math tutoring services for NSU students



Dacotah Hall 101   605-626-7782  Email
Multicultural Affairs
Hosts events and creates opportunities for students to meet people of other cultures
  Student Center 222   605-626-3007  Email

NSU Foundation  


  Beckman Building   605-626-2550  Email
Online & Continuing Education
Offers a flexible learning alternative with degrees, courses and workshops
  Krikac 116   605-626-2568  Email

Parking Information


Post Office   Student Center, lower level   605-626-2656 Email

Print Shop
Serves NSU's on-campus printing needs


  Lincoln Hall   605-626-7746 Email
Assists faculty, staff, and students in requisitions and purchasing
  Krikac 212   605-626-2529 Email

Reading Center
Reading tutoring services for NSU students


  Dacotah Hall 101   605-626-7782 Email
Reading Clinic
Provides literacy services for elementary students nationwide who read above, at, or below grade level
  H.P. Gerber 147   605-626-3169 Email

Provides information and services related to registration, graduation requirements, and classes


  Dacotah Hall 103   605-626-2012 Email
Residence Life
Center for on-campus living
  Student Center 222   605-626-3007 Email

Rising Scholars Program  
Offers opportunities for qualified high school students to earn college credit while in high school


  Mewaldt-Jensen 337   605-626-7197 Email
School of Business
Departments of accounting and professional accountancy, banking & financial services, economics & finance, management & marketing and management information systems
  Lincoln Hall 101   605-626-2400 Email

School of Education
Center for elementary & secondary education, health & physical education, special education, psychology and counseling instruction


  H.P. Gerber 112   605-626-2415 Email
School of Fine Arts
Home to the art, music and theatre departments
  Spafford Hall 315   605-626-2497 Email

Sports Information


  Barnett Center 35   605-626-7748 Email
Student Activities
Center for NSU's student clubs, activities and events
  Student Center 222   605-626-3007 Email

Student Affairs
Creates a vibrant environment that fosters student development


  Student Center 222   605-626-2530 Email
Student Association (Student Senate)
NSU's elected student senators
  Student Center 132   605-626-2528  Email

Student Center
The heart of campus life at NSU: A place to eat, study, socialize, shop and meet


  Student Center   605-626-3007 Email
Student Success Center
Connects students and support services to  help students meet academic goals and overcome challenges
  Dacotah Hall 209   605-626-2633 Email

Student Support Services (S.S.S.)
To eligible students, offers tutoring, academic advising, financial literacy and grant aid and career and academic counseling


  Dacotah Hall 101   605-626-7782 Email
Technology Services
Houses NSU's technology support desk, computer labs, instructional design, media services and NSUtv
  Technology Center   605-626-2283 Email

University College
Supports students through academic advising, free tutoring and academic skills development


  Dacotah Hall 101   605-626-7782 Email
University Relations
NSU's marketing and information branch, supporting departments across the university and promoting NSU programs and events
  Graham Hall 124   605-626-2552 Email

Upward Bound
Motivates and supports eligible high school students in their pursuit of postsecondary education


  Spafford Hall 106   605-626-3229 Email
Veterans Affairs
Offers resources to help meet the needs of active military and veteran students
  Dacotah Hall 111   605-626-7692 Email

Writing Center
Writing tutoring services for NSU students


  Dacotah Hall 101   605-626-7782 Email