Student Health Services

Monument Health will ensure that students who present a current South Dakota Mines student ID to either Student Health Services or Monument Health Urgent Care shall receive routine and acute outpatient medical care. These basic services are covered as part of their student fees. Any additional services needed, that are not covered by student fees, may be processed through your child's health insurance or need to be paid for out of pocket.

Health Services Forms

Location on Campus:

The Student Health Center, located in the Surbeck Center, is open 5 days a week and operated by Monument Health Urgent Care. We are conveniently located down the hallway from the Rocker Shop. If you have questions or concerns, please email

Student Health Services available by appointment, please call 605-394-2354

Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


If you need to speak with a medical professional, call (605) 519-4703 and a nurse will be available to assist you seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Summer Information:

On-campus health services is closed over the summer. Summer students can visit the Monument Health Urgent Care on Jackson Boulevard or North Lacrosse Street to receive the same care and benefits offered during the academic year.
Summer Students are defined as:
Students actively enrolled in any South Dakota Mines course for credit that is currently in session between course start and end date.

After Hours or Weekends:

If you need care after hours or on weekends, you may visit any Monument Health Urgent Care Clinic for service. You must provide your South Dakota Mines ID to ensure charges for services match services provided on campus. Services not covered by the South Dakota Mines contract will be billed to the student/student insurance.
West: 2116 Jackson Blvd.
North: 1303 N. Lacrosse St.

Student Health Personnel

Gale, Thane C Dr. Thane Gale
Medical Director, Urgent Care

McMillin, Amber Kara Stapert

McMillin, Amber Mindy Doom

Watson, Chelsey Chelsey Watson