David Lust Accelerator Building

18 E. Main St., Rapid City

This facility includes the following:

  • 40,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility
  • One stop shop for small business: Elevate Rapid City, Governor’s Office of Economic Development West River Office, and South Dakota Ellsworth Development Authority
  • Meeting Rooms for hosting prospects, clients, and community leaders

Ascent Innovation Center

Ascent Innovation Center

525 University Loop, Rapid City

The Ascent Innovation Center is located on the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology campus in Rapid City, SD. This facility includes the following:

  • 10,000 square foot of administrative space for resource providers
  • 30,000 square foot of start-up and research space - rental costs are based on local market rates according to a company’s status (early stage, satellite office, etc.) with normal utilities furnished
  • Parking and common use area is included



525 University Loop
Rapid City, SD 57701


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