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​​Student Success Center | Student Resources

Student Success Centers are located on the campuses of North Platte Community College and McCook Community College. The Centers provide a variety of services to students including tutors for all students (including online students!), proctored examinations, COMPASS testing, controlled study environment, computer access, and career assessment and planning. Professional staff is available to assist students in the instructional and career services area.

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Regular Hours

MCCOOK

von Riesen Library - Lower Level

Mondays: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Tuesdays: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesdays: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursdays: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Fridays: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

NORTH PLATTE - SOUTH CAMPUS

McDonald-Belton Room 144

Mondays: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Tuesdays: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesdays: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursdays: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Fridays: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Need help in a class? At the Student Success Centers, you can find a tutor to help you for no charge! You just need to be enrolled at Mid-Plains Community College. Stop by the Student Success Center nearest you for more information. See the PDF section to see tutor schedules.

Call Us or Stop in Today!

North Platte Community College

South Campus, McDonald-Belton, Room 144
800-658-4308, ext. 3702; 308-535-3702 or 308-535-3731

McCook Community College

von Riesen Library, Lower Level
800-658-4348, ext. 8105; 308-345-8105 or 308-345-8131

STUDYING materials and other resources are available to students in the Success Centers. These include computers with Internet, reference books, Spanish-English dictionaries, and class schedule catalogs.

TEACHING tools are available in the SSC, such as computer tutorials, and Tutors & Lab Assistants to help with homework questions.

UNDECLARED students may visit with advisors about their goals, take the CareerScope assessment to discover strengths and interests, and search career education databases such as NCC & NCIS for free.

DECISION-MAKING skills may be honed by attending periodic "mini-sessions" offered by SSC/CareerSevices/Advisors on topics such as: note & test taking strategies; resume writing; time management, interviewing, etc. Keep an eye out for posters and emails about upcoming "mini-sessions" !

EDUCATION is the key to success in life! We're here to help you along the way, whether you're a first time student, returning student or non-traditional student- our job is to help you succeed in college and beyond. Please take advantage of what SSC & Career Services has to offer!!

NETWORKING in college and life can be vital. The Success Center is a good place to meet fellow students and get to know teachers or advisors-- all will help you succeed. The advisors and SSC director are there to aid students in becoming familiar with the necessary steps to achieve your goals.

TAKE the time to stop in the Success Center and visit with the staff. You deserve a nice place to study with all the resources you need at your finger tips. Take full advantage of the opportunities in front of you- plus it's all free! Can't beat that!!

​Related Links

  
MPCC 10 Step Retention Plan
Note Taking Tips
Test Anxiety
Test Strategies
Time Management