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Student Life

Student Activities, Clubs and Organizations

Expand Your Experience

Student Life at MCTC is centered in our vibrant Helland Center, which offers a student health clinic, recreation center/equipment check-out, convenience store, study lounge and meeting spaces, and a two-story multi-purpose entertainment space that extends into Loring Park and the College theater.

There is something for everyone at MCTC!

Expand your college experience beyond the classroom by getting involved in one of the many activities available on campus. A variety of academic, social and special interest clubs and organizations offer exceptional leadership development opportunities. Student groups have helped establish our Student Health Clinic, an Urban Garden, the bike maintenance fix-it station and Student Tech Services.

Following is a sampling of MCTC's campus programs and clubs:

  • Student Senate
  • City College News
  • Phi Theta Kappa
  • Addiction Counseling Club
  • DECA
  • Education Majors Union
  • Engineering Club
  • Human Services Club
  • Math Club
  • Media Generation
  • Polysomongraphy Club
  • Science Club
  • Skills USA
  • STEM Career and Internship Club
  • Student Air Traffic Control Association
  • Student Design Collective
  • Student Nurses Association
  • Student Tech Services
  • Sound Society
  • Anime Club
  • Art Club
  • Chamber Ensemble
  • College Choir
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Theater
  • Vocal Ensemble
  • Writer's Workshop WANDA
  • Asian Student Association
  • Bike Collective
  • Campus Recreation and Wellness
  • Xicanos Latinos Unidos
  • Christian Club
  • Community Development Club
  • Ethiopian Student Association
  • Feminists Organizing Change
  • French Club
  • Hapkido (Martial Arts Club)
  • Muslim Student Association
  • Philosophy Club
  • Soccer Club
  • Socialist Club
  • Students Against Hunger and Homelessness
  • Student Veterans Association
  • Three Legged Frog
  • United Nations of Indian Tribes for Education (UNITE)

If you are interested in learning more about Student Life, please contact us at 612-659-6761 or

Current students

Current students, please check out Student Life on the intranet for current student programs and clubs you can join or how to create a group that fits your interests and be a part of campus life at MCTC.

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