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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 Student Spotlights
Alandra Van Vleet   Hannah Nehlich   Larissa Buchholz
Grad school aspirant and working mom    Multi-medium artist and Germanophile   Vocal music education major, theater minor 
"I want to go for a doctorate, and help students out the way Northern's professors helped me out.”  MORE   "Northern is very diverse. I like that ... it's people from all over the country." MORE   "You’re not just another face in the crowd – the teachers are genuinely interested in what you want to do with your life." MORE
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Mike Newman   Kira Neville   Jeb Clay
Volunteer extraordinaire, honors student   Artist   Wrestler, sports
marketing major
"Northern's not just where I go to school; it’s where I belong.” MORE   "Northern isn't the kind of place that limits your options; it opens your options." MORE   Northern didn’t treat me like just another student." MORE
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Kyle Sonntag   Ethan Brown   Kelsey Kimbler
Multi-sport standout   State park intern   Biology major, champion equestrian
"I knew at Northern I’d get a lot more opportunities to play." MORE   "The opportunities that are here make it possible for you to step outside your comfort zone." MORE​   “You don’t get that individual teacher-to-student connection at other schools.”  MORE
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Brock Rose   Brittany Hiten   Wyatt Warkenthien
Winner, 2013 NSU Undergraduate Competitive Research Grant   Aspiring vertebrate marine biologist   Runs his own hometown restaurant
"Northern's atmosphere is very close-knit and allows you to excel." MORE    "The relationships that are formed on this campus are fantastic." MORE   "The honors program was a draw for me." MORE