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Is DSU the right fit for you?

Our website can tell you only so much about our beautiful campus and innovative programs. The best way to find out if DSU is right for you is to see for yourself!

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Events & Conference Services

If you’re planning an event, choosing the right facility makes a strong, positive statement.  Fortunately, you’ve come to the right place. 

The Right Place

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Dakota State University is located on 22 acres in Madison, South Dakota, near two glacial lakes that provide year-round recreation.  In the spring and summer, water skiing, sailing, and fishing dominate the on-the-water activities.  In the fall and winter months, visitors and residents find numerous opportunities for outdoor recreation including hiking and cross-country skiing.

Meet. Educate. Celebrate.

Dakota State University is a scenic campus with beautiful historical buildings.  The university features meeting rooms, classrooms of various sizes, audio/visual resources, banquet facilities, dining and food options, housing and parking.

Explore our facilities and services; we hope you’ll find the perfect fit for the event you are planning.  If you have questions, we would be happy to assist in making a recommendation based upon your budget, type of event, audio visual needs, time of day, etc.  We are all about helping make your event a success. 

Summer Conferences

Conferences & Symposiums




Contact Us

Successful events come in all shapes and sizes. We can host or plan your next event at DSU.
(605) 256-5666