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Student Success Center

Your first year at Southeast Technical College is filled with many opportunities and choices. The Student Success Center can guide you in making your time at Southeast Tech a success. We have an array of resources to guide you – from a library with study space to a team of advisors to help coach, mentor and inspire you.

Southeast Tech also offers tutoring, counseling and accessibility services. All Student Success services are housed in the Mickelson Center.

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Academic Resource Center

Get extra academic support with on-site and online tutoring options to help you get to where you need to be. 

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Student Activities

Get involved in Campus life with intramural sports, student government, clubs and academic organizations. 

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Career Services

Land a job and explore careers with résumés and cover letter assistance, practice interviews and career exploration assessments. 

Career Services

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Community and Mental Health Resources

Connect with local organizations that can assist in a mental health crisis and provide access to living essentials such as food, clothing and utility assistance. 

Community and Mental Health Resources

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Access free and confidential counseling services for a wide range of issues related to one’s personal life and for success as a student. 

Student Counseling

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Students and staff may access electronic and print resources for research, coursework and recreational reading.


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Registrar's Office

Access your academic record, register for classes and apply for graduation.

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Student Success Seminar

All new students with less than nine successful post-secondary credits are required to complete a Student Success Seminar course taught by a Student Success Advisor. These instructors become student's Student Success Advisors throughout their tenure at Southeast Tech. The course focuses on developing academic study skills, connecting students with peers and guiding them to student support services.


Meet the Student Success Advisors

Tara Carruthers

Student Success Advisor and Retention Coordinator
Student Success Center
Mickelson Center 252A

Chelsea Reisch

Student Success Advisor and Accessibility Services Coordinator
Student Success Center
Mickelson Center 252D

Emily Olson

Student Success Advisor/Librarian
Student Success Center
Mickelson Center 252M

Kelli Rogotzke

Student Success Advisor/Career Services Coordinator
Student Success Center
Mickelson Center 252B

Paul Herbes

Student Success Advisor/Student Activities Coordinator
Student Success Center
Mickelson Center 252H

Julie Westerman

Student Success Advisor and Academic Resource Center Coordinator
Student Success Center
Mickelson Center 252G

Elizabeth Harder

Student Success Advisor & Early Alert Coordinator
Student Success Center
Mickelson Center 252C


Monday: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Tuesday: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. 
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. 
Saturday: Closed 
Sunday: Closed


The Southeast Technical College Student Success Center is located in the Mickelson Center, 2320 N. Career Ave.