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Project Director: David McMillen

On-Campus Coordinator: Ty Abernathy

Off-Campus Coordinator: Alyson Karges

Technical: Nell Valentine

 

Student Resources

Welcome to Mississippi State University. MSU is committed to helping students make a successful transition to college life. Central to this commitment are various academic programs, resources, and services that are FREE and available to ALL students, not just those having academic difficulties. Assistance is available in many areas, including tutoring for several subjects, preparing for tests, developing effective study skills, writing assignments, choosing a career, changing your major, and using the library. Please call, email, drop by, or visit the websites for further information. THIS IS OUR STATE…beginning in the classroom by going to class each and every time.

 

Pathfinders Ballew Hall (second floor)
http://www.pathfinders.org.msstate.edu
Ty Abernathy     ty@ra.msstate.edu     325-0595
Evan Prehn  pathfinders@org.msstate.edu     325-9590
Provides information concerning various academic assistance programs, resources and services. The primary focus of Pathfinders is class attendance by freshmen. Regular class attendance is a major factor in determining the academic success of freshmen.

 

The Math Domain Allen Hall Room 111
Main Number/General Information     325-5805
Kim Walters     kwalters@math.msstate.edu     325-7161
Monday - Thursday              8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday                                8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Faculty and graduate teaching assistants provide tutoring and help with online homework for Intermediate Algebra, College Algebra, Trigonometry, Business Calculus, and Introduction to Statistics.

 

Student Counseling Services Hathorn Hall Room 115 C
http://www.health.msstate.edu/scs/
Monday-Friday             8:00 am - 5:00 pm         325-2091
Student Counseling Services supports the academic mission of Mississippi State University by facilitating the social, psychological and academic functioning of students. SCS offers a variety of direct student services including preventative psycho-educational programming and workshops, individual and group counseling, intensive psychotherapy, urgent care, and 24 hour crisis response. To access SCS services please call 662-325-2091 for an appointment or for urgent care, students may come by our office to see a counselor.

 

The Learning Center (TLC) Allen Hall Room 267
http://www.tlc.msstate.edu/     email: tlc@colled.msstate.edu
Anna Dill               anna.dill@msstate.edu                  325-2957
Main Office                    8:00 am - 5:00 pm     Monday - Friday
Tutoring                         9:00 am - 7:00 pm     Monday - Thursday
                                    9:00 am - 5:00 pm     Friday
Open Computer Labs       8:00 am - 9:00 pm     Monday - Thursday
    (PC and Mac)             8:00 am - 5:00 pm     Friday
Provides tutoring in various subject areas and courses in study skills and reading; to schedule an appointment, see http://tutoring.tlc.msstate.edu/.

 

Mitchell Memorial Library
Website: http://library.msstate.edu
Hours: http://library.msstate.edu/hours
Ask-a-Librarian: http://library.msstate.edu/askalibrarian
(Live Chat, Email and FAQ)

Access Services / Help Desk:            325-7668
Library account, Interlibrary Loan, course reserves, renewals and more.
Research Librarian / Help Desk:        325-7667
Research projects or any questions you have about the library.

Find more at http://guides.library.msstate.edu/undergraduate.

 

The Career Center Montgomery Hall Room 300
http://www.career.msstate.edu/     Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cassandra Latimer     clatimer@career.msstate.edu     325-3344
Provides assistance to all students, including freshmen, about a variety of career issues. Also, provides information about the co-op office (located in McCain Hall Room 335 - 325-3823). See a career advisor and talk about choosing/changing your major; take career assessments to help narrow your choices; start a resume; find internships, co-op opportunities, and part-time jobs; attend career fairs and talk to employers.

 

University Academic Advising Center 25 Morgan Avenue (corner of Magruder and Morgan)
http://www.uaac.msstate.edu     325-4052
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm     email: advising@org.msstate.edu
Director: Wes Ammon
Academic Coordinators Jan Odom, Sandra Powe, Ryan Colvin or Tim Fancher can be contacted at the above telephone number or email address. Specializes in student academic advising and program of study alternatives, primarily for undecided/undeclared students, but offers to speak with any student with academic questions.

 

The MSU Writing Center 94 President's Circle
http://www.writingcenter.msstate.edu/           325-3644
Sarah Sneed                ssneed@english.msstate.edu               325-1045
Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm and Friday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Writing Center is a free service to all MSU students! Graduate teaching assistants are available to assist all MSU students, including freshmen, with their writing assignments and projects.

 

Holmes Cultural Diversity Center Colvard Student Union Suite 220
http://www.hcdc.msstate.edu/     Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Rasheda Forbes    rboddie-forbes@saffairs.msstate.edu     325-2033
The Holmes Cultural Diversity Center strives to enhance the college experience of students via various services and programs designed to assist them in achieving academic efficiency, to make a smooth transition to college life, and to grow in their awareness and appreciation of different cultures.

 

Student Support Services Montgomery Hall Room 300
http://www.sss.msstate.edu    Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Julie Capella     jcapella@saffairs.msstate.edu     325-3335
Provides supportive services for students who have an academic need, who are first generation, and/or low income or disabled.

 

Registrars Office Garner Hall
http://www.registrar.msstate.edu   Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm   Main Telephone: 325-2022
Provides information about admission, registration, withdrawal, academic calendar, exam/class schedules, holds, transcripts, etc.