Tribal Colleges

Oglala Lakota College

3 Mile Creek Road
Kyle, SD 57752

olcOglala Lakota College (OLC) was chartered by Oglala Sioux Tribe to serve the Pine Ridge Reservation to offer a wide range of educational opportunities from community service offerings to certificates to undergraduate degrees while incorporating Lakota culture and tribal self-determination.

OLC operates eleven instructional centers in South Dakota and offers master’s degree, bachelor’s degree, associate degree, and certificate programs. Subject matter ranges from Lakota studies, Lakota language, Lakota leadership, business, elementary education, construction, the sciences, social work, nursing, tribal law, and information technology.

Student Life
OLC has collegiate basketball teams for men and women; intramural athletic activities; and extracurricular activities involving both students and the community. It also offers a transportation program for students.