The Finding Your Place Podcast

The Finding Your Place College podcast is a podcast created for students by students. Six student producers (four from Minnesota State Mankato and two from Century Community College in St. Paul) explore the joys and challenges of college. The podcast is of value to all students, but of particular value to first-year and first-generation students.

Finding Your Place College Podcast Series

The podcast features 12 core episodes covering topics such overcoming fear in college, getting involved on campus, and understanding financial aid.

In addition, there are 10 supplementary episodes exploring such topics as being a PSEO student, a Veteran’s point of view on college, and being a single-mother in college.

What Listeners Are Saying

“It made it feel like I wasn't the only one who had the struggles I was going through. Also it was nice knowing tips to get over the problems and see what you can do.”

“I really did manage my time better after listening to one of the podcasts, I realized that I had to do this to be a successful student.”

“The experience of listening to the podcast gave me a better understanding of college life. It made me feel more accepted and comfortable.”