Student Success Day 2015
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Student Success Day 2015

Thursday, March 26th
9:00am - 3:00pm

There are no classes on Student Success Day before 3:00 pm, to provide students the opportunity to participate in the events of the day.

The theme for this year is advising. Advising for your career, advising for transferring to a university and advising for success in the classroom. There will be a keynote speaker, Ted Schick, at 9:00am to kick off the day! His presentation is “Life, School, Work & Beyond.” A free breakfast bar will be served before the keynote, outside the Theatre.

Afterwards, there will be a job fair, transfer fair, workshops, mock interviews and a résumé review room. Students will also be able to setup individual or group advising sessions with faculty to either review their progress in their program or have a mid-semester check in about their coursework.

Event Time Location
Keynote, Ted Schick on "Life,
School, Work & Beyond"
9:00am Theatre
Workshops 10:00am - 10:50am Various Classrooms
Transfer Fair 10:00am - 1:00pm Main Hallway
Job Fair 10:00am - 1:00pm Learning Commons
Resumé Review Room 10:00am - 3:00pm Writing Center, Room 3165
Mock Interviews 10:00am - 3:00pm Skyway Conference Rooms
(2nd Floor)
​Faculty Advising Sessions 10:00am - 3:00pm ​Determined between students
and faculty
Workshops ​11:00am - 11:50am Various Classrooms


There will be a variety of workshops on a variety of topics including, professional networking, Transferology, preparing for a successful MLT clinic and more!

Job Fair

There will be a variety of local employment opportunities with local companies and organizations. You can meet with them in the Learning Commons from 10:00am to 1:00pm.

Transfer Fair

Four year colleges and universities will be visiting the campus from 10:00am - 1:00pm in the main hallway near the Transfer Center.

  • Southwest Minnesota State University
  • Metropolitan State University
  • Minnesota State University, Moorhead
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • St. Cloud State University
  • Winona State University
  • Concordia University, St. Paul
  • Augsburg College
  • Hamline University
  • University of St. Thomas
  • St. Catherine University
  • Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota
  • The College of St. Scholastica
  • Bethel University
  • UW- River Falls
  • North Dakota State University
  • U of M- Twin Cities
  • U of M- Duluth
  • U of M- Morris
  • U of M- Crookston

Résumé Room & Mock Interviews

The resume review room is designed to assist students in creating a resume and/or updating one based on educational and career changes. Faculty and staff will be on hand to assist you and answer your questions.

For mock interviews, students can sign up and complete a mock interview. Professionals will be on hand to ask interview questions, critique your answers and give you tips on how to nail the real interview!