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Aerial view of CNAM Bio & SDSMT campus in Rapid City


The CNAM-Bio Center is headquartered in Rapid City on the campus of the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SD Mines).

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
501 East Saint Joseph Street
Rapid City, South Dakota, USA, 57701

About CNAM-Bio
Aerial view of CNAM Bio & SDSMT campus in Rapid City

Rapid City and the Black Hills Region

Driven by a dynamic research and development environment at SD Mines – in areas such as advanced materials, biotechnology, and neutrino/dark-matter physics – and a fast-emerging technology sector, Rapid City is recognized as a growing innovation hub; in addition to being a vibrant tourist destination.

Located at the foothills of the Black Hills, the city has easy access to the spectacular attractions of the region, including Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse monument, Custer State Park, Needles Highway, Black Elk Peak, Devils Tower, and the Badlands.

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Aerial view of CNAM Bio & SDSMT campus in Rapid City

Rapid City Regional Airport and Accommodations

Rapid City Regional Airport is served all year round by major airport hubs, with nonstop flights to/from Minneapolis, Denver, Chicago, Dallas, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Mesa. In addition, nonstop flights to/from San Francisco, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Charlotte, Houston and Newark are available seasonally.

Accommodation in the area includes a selection of downtown hotels such as the historic Hotel Alex Johnson (Hilton Curio), The Rushmore Hotel, and the Holiday Inn Rushmore Plaza, a wide choice of well-known hotel brands throughout the metropolitan area, and a spectrum of independent hotels, B&Bs and mountain lodges in the Black Hills region, including the State Game Lodge and the Sylvan Lake Lodge.