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Student Services

Counseling Services


In addition to being a time of new beginnings and excitement, college can sometimes also be a time of transition, uncertainty and change. If you experience difficulties in life or  academics during your time as a student at MCTC we welcome you to meet with our professional counselors who provide free and confidential personal and crisis counseling.

If you need help with course selection or forming your academic plan, please connect with your academic advisor if you are a student, or your admissions advisor if you are not yet enrolled.

We have helped students facing many difficult issues including the following:

  • Domestic or other abuse
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety and test anxiety
  • Assertiveness
  • Career path uncertainty
  • Chemical abuse
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Grief
  • Relationship issues
  • Self-esteem
  • Sexual orientation
  • Stress management
  • Time management
  • Transition to college

As part of the student support center, our counselors work closely with our resource and refferal team so they are aware of and able to refer you to community agencies and services  Ou counselors also work confidentially with our Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities (OSRR) or those in need of assistance where they have experienced of learned of sexual harassment or sexual violence.  Resources and Referral and OSRR are also part of the Student Support Center.

Contact Us

If you would like to meet with one of our counselors when you are a student, you can make an appointment by calling the appointment line.

Office location: Student Support Services, T.2300
Appointments: 612-659-6709

Duyen Hong                         

Melissa Schultz                                   

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