HEA Student Consumer Information

Here you will find general information about Dickinson State University. You will also find policies that may apply to you as a student.

Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information
Contact Financial Aid for assistance in obtaining institutional or financial aid information by calling 701-502-4407.

Alcohol and Drug Policies

EDGAR Part 86 DSU Biennial Review 2022

EDGAR Part 86 DSU Biennial Review 2020

ND University System Part 86 Compliance Checklist

Vaccination Policies

Annual Safety Report

Fire Safety Policies, Fire Statistics and Fire Log (On-Campus Housing Facilities) 

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Dickinson State University is not currently requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for faculty, staff, or students. Some academic program affiliates (clinical sites, lab sites, etc.) may require vaccination.

If you have a concern, we encourage you to follow the processes outlined in the Student Handbook

Dickinson State University

Academic Concerns
Dr. Dong, Provost
291 Campus Drive, May Hall, Room 119, Dickinson ND 58601

Student Life Concerns
Kayla Noah, Dean of Students
291 Campus Drive, May Hall, Room 119, Dickinson ND 58601

Title IX Coordinator
Dr. Kathleen Geisen
291 Campus Drive, May Hall, Room 226, Dickinson, ND 58601

Affirmative Action Officer
Krissy Kilwein
291 Campus Drive, May Hall, Room 309, Dickinson, ND 58601, 

North Dakota University System Office
10th Floor, State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Ave, Dept. 215
Bismarck, ND 58505-0230

Chancellor's Office
701-328-2961 (fax)

The Office for Civil Rights/Chicago
U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center
500 W Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661
Telephone: 312-730-1560, Fax: 312-730-1576,
TDD: 1-800-877-8339, email: OCR.Chicago@ed.gov, website: ed.gov/ocr.

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
330 South Second Avenue, Suite 720
Minneapolis, MN 55401-2224
Telephone: 1-800-669-4000, Fax: 612-335-4044, TTY: 1-800-669-6820, website: www.eeoc.gov

Official Cohort Default Rate

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year, essentially within three years after entering repayment. The U.S. Department of Education releases official cohort default rates once per year.

Dickinson State University Three Year Default Rates

Fiscal Year 2020 2019 2018
Default Rate 0% 2.8% 6.6%
Number in Default 0 9 22
Number in Repayment 313 315 329


National Three Year Default Rates

Fiscal Year 2020 2019 2018
Default Rate 0% 2.3% 7.3%
Number in Default 196 91,475 300,625
Number in Repayment 3,801,310 3,945,355 4,083,377

Not required in North Dakota