Standing Rock Sioux Tribe sits on the western side of North and South Dakota and borders the Oahe Reservoir. The reservation is about 2,275,000 acres, 850,000 of those acres are under federal and tribal jurisdiction.
Oyate Community Development Corporation is located on Sitting Bull College campus in the Entrepreneurial Center. Sitting Bull College is a Tribal College located in Fort Yates, North Dakota and is the primary educational institution on Standing Rock. The College currently offers two Masters, five Associate of Arts, nine Associate of Science, and two Associate of Applied Science programs. Also, 14 certificate of completions are available for students to take.