Donald E. Young Center

Donald E. Young Center

The only building of its kind in the immediate region, The Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center on the campus of Black Hills State University exists to serve the needs of the university and the greater Black Hills community. The facility houses: an 8,000 sq. ft. fitness center; an 18,000 sq. ft. gymnasium with 2 college size basketball courts, 6 baskets and 3 college size volleyball courts with 3,800 seating capacity; a 58,000 sq. ft. field house with a 200 meter 6-lane track (8 laps = 1 mile), bat/golf cage and 3 tennis courts, and 6 basketball backstops; an aquatic center with a 6-lane, 25 meter pool and a separate therapeutic pool; an athletic fitness room, athletic training room, varsity and community locker rooms; dance floor; student health services; concessions; ROTC headquarters; academic classrooms with audio and video capability; and the Yellow Jacket Hall of Fame room.

Black Hills State University

Black Hills State University, located in Spearfish, South Dakota, offers innovative academic programs at the associate, bachelors, and masters degree levels as well as pre-professional programs.