|Campus Setting:||Plains Town, remote from an urban area|
|Highest Degree Offered:||Bachelor's degree|
|Level of Institution:||Four or more years|
|School Mascot:||Buster the Blue Hawk|
|School Colors:||Blue and Grey|
Dickinson State University is a regional four-year institution within the North Dakota University System, whose primary role is to contribute to intellectual, social, economic, and cultural development, especially to Southwestern North Dakota. The University’s mission is to provide high-quality, accessible programs; to promote excellence in teaching and learning; to support scholarly and creative activities; and to provide service relevant to the economy, health, and quality of life for the citizens of the State of North Dakota.