At the western edge of South Dakota, along the Wyoming and Montana borders, is the quaint town of Spearfish, home to Black Hills State University, surrounded by beautiful houses and apartments for you to choose from.
Established in 1883 by the Dakota Territorial Legislature as the Dakota Territory Spearfish Normal School, the institution was originally created to train high school graduates into becoming teachers. The name was changed to Black Hills Teachers College in 1941 and it wasn't until 1989 that the school got its current moniker. These days, Black Hills State University caters to the needs of more than 4,700 students and most of them live in apartments around the campus.
Because it was a former normal school, apartment renters interested in enrolling to Black Hills State University and its College of Education can expect an expansive curriculum. The institution also has a college of arts and sciences and college of business for those interested in these fields of study.
Of course, apartment renters around Black Hills State University have needs beyond education. For recreational activities, the city of Spearfish offers a variety to choose from. Nature lovers are in luck because the city is located right on the northern tip of the Black Hills National Forest where individuals can go camping, hiking or trailing.
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