Student Support Centers

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Minnesota State University, Mankato is committed to student success. There are many centers throughout campus that offer personal, health, and academic support.

Veterans Resource Center

The Veterans Resource Center provides assistance, peer support, and educational events for all students impacted by military service.

Veterans Resource Center

Multicultural Center

A focal point for cross cultural programs and activities that connects students from diverse backgrounds to the University.

Multicultural Center

Women's Center

The Women's Center is dedicated to supporting access, opportunity, and success. We center the experiences of women, and we welcome and engage persons of all genders.

Women's Center

LGBT Center

The LGBT Center began as a small haven for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students several decades ago. Today, we're a valued resource on an increasingly diverse campus.

LGBT Center

Center for Academic Success

Students can improve their academic performance when they use the services of the Center for Academic Success. Our trained staff of tutors can guide students through the process of writing an effective paper, preparing for an important exam, or completing a challenging assignment

Maverick Peer-Facilitated Academic Support System (MavPASS)

The Maverick Peer-Facilitated Academic Support System (MavPASS) helps students to understand difficult content in challenging courses through study sessions led by fellow students who have already succeeded in the course.

TRIO Student Support Services

Federal TRIO Programs are federal outreach and student services programs in the United States. Student Support Services exists to serve and assist low-income individuals, first-generation college students, and individuals with disabilities.

University Testing Center

The University Testing Center is located within the New Student and Family Programs office and exists to offer course placement exams for both Math and English as well as advise students on additional testing needs. As more local testing options become available, you will find them here.

Maverick Firsts

Maverick Firsts is a group of students, alumni, faculty, and staff working to support and celebrate first-generation college students here at Minnesota State Mankato. Our goal is to help first-generation students find their place in college…and beyond.


ProjectConnect is a peer-facilitated program that helps students meet and get to know other students.