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Student Life

Helland Center


After a dramatic renovation and expansion, the beautiful new Helland Student Center and Fine Arts lobby opened in January 2012. Both spaces have been transformed and offer a number of amenities:

3rd floor:
(across the skyway from the T Building)

2nd floor:

1st floor:

All floors:

  • Meeting rooms for student organizations and study groups
  • Study and lounge spaces

As the center of MCTC community life, the Helland Student Center offers a space for Student Life to complement the academic experience through an extensive variety of cultural, educational, social and recreational programs. Through volunteerism, boards, committees and student employment, students will gain first-hand experience in citizenship, leadership, social responsibility and exercising their values.

Student Life and the Helland Student Center encourage self-directed activity, giving maximum opportunity for self-realization and for growth in individual social competency and group effectiveness. Our aim is to foster a sense of community that cultivates enduring loyalty to MCTC (the role of the College Union as applied to MCTC, Association of College Unions International, 1996).

Wondering where to start? Please visit us at the 2nd floor Student Life Information Desk! We can answer your questions and get you pointed in the right direction.

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