Facebook Pixel Code

Student Services

Support Services

Student Support Center

The MCTC Student Support Center is a place for current MCTC students to access many non-academic support services or get referrals for additional assistance.

The Student Support Center includes the following services and departments. Unless otherwise noted, services are available in T.2300.

Our Mission

The departments within the MCTC Student Support Center work in conjunction with one another to consistently provide holistic and inclusive support services to our students in a compassionate and respectful environment.

Our Values

  • Dignity
  • Safety
  • Confidentiality
  • Consistency
  • Respect
  • Helpfulness

Student Support Groups/Resource Session

The Student Support Center offers three student support groups. Lunch is always served and students who participate in groups earn incentives. More importantly, participating students gain support that can have a positive impact on their time in college.

Fall 2017 Schedule

All support groups meet from 12:30 - 2 p.m. 

Ex-Offender Group: This session/group supports our students who are ex-offenders. The group offers support and assistance with various topics from re-entering society, barriers associated with being an ex-offender (housing, employment, etc.) and more. Participants have freedom to suggest topics that they wish to cover.

Begins Oct. 3 | Tuesdays in T.1500

Tuesday, October 3
Tuesday, October 31
Tuesday, November 14
Tuesday, November 28

Student Parent Group: This group supports our students who are parents/guardians (custodial or non-custodial). The group offers general support to parents on balancing school/work/family and more. Participants have freedom to suggest topics that they wish to cover. These group sessions take place in the Student Parent Center and student parents are welcome to bring their children.

Begins Sept. 12 | Tuesdays in T. 1000

Tuesday, September 12
Tuesday, September 26
Tuesday, October 10
Tuesday, October 24
Tuesday, November 7
Tuesday, December 5

Dish and Dialogue Wellness Series: Feeling stressed? No time for yourself? Juggling multiple responsibilities? Wondering about your relationships? Could you use mindful practices to manage stress? If your answer is YES, join MCTC counselors for the dish and dialogue sessions!

Begins Sept. 12 | Tuesdays in T.3850

Tuesday, September 12, Self Care 101
Tuesday, September 26, Healthy Relationships (Pt. 1)
Tuesday, October 10, Healthy Relationships (Pt. 2)
Tuesday, October 24, Nutrition and Eating Disorders
Tuesday, November 7, Getting a Handle on Stress
Tuesday, December 5, End of Semester Party

Contact Us

Student Support Center
Phone: 612-659-6709
Location: T.2300

Student Parent Center
Phone: 612-659-6655
Location: T.1000

“Like” us on Facebook and stay informed about what we have going on! 

 

Using Career Services to Get Ahead

Ahmed-MCTC

"When I started college, I didn't know what I wanted to study or what my skill level was. The Career Services staff helped me understand my strengths, areas for improvement, how to develop work ethics and how to network. I was able to drawn on their experience and knowledge base to get ahead in life."

Read More

Tim Moore, Veteran and Scholar

Our Voices: Tim Moore, MCTC alum

Iraq War veteran Tim Moore found support, encouragement and understanding in MCTC's Veterans Upward Bound program.

Read More

MCTC 2