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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Student Support Resources

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/advisingu/studentresources/studentresources.html

This website is currently under construction so all information and links are not complete at this time. (5/2/2016) 

 

Resources: Assists with:
Accessibility Resources
132 Memorial Library
507-389-2825
  • Offers Academic, Physical, and Housing accommodations
  • Provides accommodations for a documented disability in or out of the classroom
  • Assist with food allergies, residential life, mental/physical injuries, vision & hearing impairments, ADHD, autism, learning disabilities, etc.
Campus Hub
1st Floor, Centennial Student Union
507-389-1866
  • One-Stop-Shop
  • Financial Aid questions
  • Questions about student charges and payments
  • MavCard assistance
Career Development Center
209 Wigley Administration Center
507-389-6061
  • Major & Career Exploration
  • Self-Assessments
  • Assistance with Resumes, Cover Letters, & Interviews
  • Career & Internship Fairs
  • Etiquette Dinner
  • Search for Job & Internships through MavJobs.com
Center for Academic Success
125 Memorial Library
507-389-1791
  • Walk-in tutoring services & ONLINE
  • Writing Center Assistance (online & on-campus) PLUS drop-in hours
  • ACCUPLACER Testing
  • Standardized test prep (GRE, MTLE, etc.)
  • Study Skill Workshops offered
  • NEW Speech Lab
  • Classroom presentation assistance
Counseling Center
285 Centennial Student Union
507-389-1455
  • Short-term counseling
  • Offers wide variety of workshops
  • Resources & referrals
  • 10 FREE individual sessions per student each year
  • Group counseling sessions offered
  • All sessions are confidential
  • National Testing offered
ITS (Customer Support)
servicedesk@mnsu.edu
3010 Memorial Library
507-389-6654
  • Provides computer support
  • Offers walk-in hours, phone support hours, and email
  • IT Service Desk assist with activating MavAccounts, MavNET wireless access, MavMAIL space, connecting to MavPRINT, install AntiVirus software, and remove spyware and viruses from devices
Kearney International Center
250 Centennial Student Union
507-389-1281
  • Opportunities regarding Study Abroad/International Exchange Programs.
  • International Student and Scholar Services offers support and resources for international students regarding academic, financial, student life, and immigration needs.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Center (LGBT) 
194 Centennial Student Union
507-389-6076
  • Educational opportunities
  • Provides resources
  • Hosts events & meetings
  • Student groups & organizations
  • Safe Zone Training offered
  • Supports anyone experiencing difficulties because of sexuality, sexual preference, sexual orientation, sexual identity or gender identity
Library (Memorial Library)
601 Maywood Ave.
(507) 389-6201
  • Checkout textbooks
  • MavScholar used to search for online books and journal articles
  • Offer group study rooms
  • Several computers, printing stations, and study areas provided
  • On-site librarians to assist in looking up materials relating to class

 
Mathematics & Statistics Learning Center
285 Wissink Hall
507-389-5891
  • Walk-in tutoring services provided
  • Work with tutors or peers on math & statistics assignments
Minnesota State Student Association (MSSA)
280 Centennial Student Union
507-389-2611
  • Advocates for students regrading student grade appeals
  • Information about a variety of resources on campus from textbook rentals through Maverick textbook reserve to car rentals through Zipcar
  • Student Government to represent your interests in the University, Community, State, and Federal levels
Multicultural Center
269 Centennial Student Union
507-389-6300
  • Educational opportunities
  • Student groups & organizations
  • Offers tutoring, mentoring, and counseling related to multicultural issues
  • Can connect with others of similar ethnic background
New Student & Family Programs
103 Preska Residence Community
507-389-5498
  • Academic Advising for “undecided” students
  • Offers First Year Seminar class (FYEX 100)
  • Orientation services
  • In charge of MavCARES Early Alert System
Office of Equal Opportunity & Title IX
112 Armstrong Hall
507-389-2986
  • Title IX complaints regarding sexual assault, sexual harassment, stalking, and/or relationship violence
  • Discrimination and/or harassment complaints
  • Information regarding Affirmative Action, Title IX, and protected classes
Office of Student Conduct
228 Wigley Administration
507-389-2121
  • Promotes and enforces responsibilities students agree to when enrolling
  • Help students find renewed sense of integrity and civility
  • Maintains a safe and supportive environment
Office of the Registrar
132 Wigley Administration
507-389-2252 – Help Desk
  • Assistance & questions regarding registration dates, registration windows, & access codes
  • Transcripts & evaluations assistance
  • Graduation application & evaluation
  • Encoding DARS
  • Offers forms for course repeats, appeals, etc.
  • Registration Help Desk (507-389-6260)
Opportunity Access Success Intercultural Services (O.A.S.I.S.)
Institutional Diversity
228 Wigley Administration
(507)389-6207
  • Provides outreach to underrepresented students
  • Assist in discovering MSU events
  • Includes College Access Program (CAP)
  • Assist with bilingual and bicultural services
  • Assistance with college transition , academic advising, financial aid help, and ACT prep workshops
Residential Life
111 Carkoski Commons
507-389-1011
  • Assist with living arrangement issues
  • Information regarding housing and meal plans
Scholarships
  • Variety of scholarships offered.
  • Includes information regarding eligibility, how to apply, deadlines, etc.
  • We strongly encourage students to check them out!
Security
222 Wiecking Center
507-389-2111
  • Star Alert: Emergency Notification System by receiving text and e-mail notifications in the event of campus-related emergencies
  • 24/7 police and medical emergency services
  • Campus lost and found
Student Activities
173 Centennial Student Union
507-389-6076
  • Information regarding student organizations and clubs on campus
  • Opportunities to become more involved on-campus
  • Assist with off-campus housing
  • Information with ride shares to get home
  • Includes Student Events Team, Greek Life, Nontraditional Student Center, Leadership opportunities, and Community Engagement
Student Health Services
21 Carkoski Commons
507-389-6276 - Medical Clinic
507-389-5689 - Health Education
  • Medical care offered through on-site medical clinic
  • Full-service pharmacy for refills and orders on prescriptions
  • Over the counter medications available
  • Lab services for lab test and blood draws
  • On-site Nutritionist
  • Information regarding alcohol and drugs
  • Health-related workshops offered
Student Support Services
355 Wiecking Center
507-389-2797
  • Eligibility consist of being a first generation student, student with a disability, and/or low-income students
  • 1:1 Tutoring provided
  • Advising Support offered
  • Career Exploration
  • Provide workshops
Veterans Resources Center
167 Centennial Student Union
507-389-5726
  • Campus & Community Resources for Vets
  • Offers Mentoring Programs
  • Host Special Events, Student Groups, and Organizations
Women’s Center
218 Centennial Student Union
507-389-6146
  • Student Groups & Organization opportunities
  • Referrals to advocacy for sexual assault and harassment
  • Information, referrals, & support on women's issues
  • Non-therapeutic help for woman students
  • Violence Awareness & Response Program (VARP)
   
   
   
   
   

 

*The following information is updated on a semester basis. Please contact the SBS Advising "U" Center if a link is no longer working.