Student Success Center opens in new location

Outside of Tech Center on NSU campus

ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s Student Success Center has officially opened in its new centralized location on campus.

The Student Success Center (SSC) offers comprehensive academic support services, creating a network of support to empower all Northern students to succeed. Now located within the Mewaldt-Jensen building and Technology Center, the SSC combines the following departments:

  • Advising Center/Navigate: Mewaldt-Jensen 122
  • American Indian Circle Program: Mewaldt-Jensen 112
  • Career Services: Mewaldt-Jensen 102
  • TRIO Student Support Services: Technology Center 159
  • TRIO Upward Bound: Mewaldt-Jensen 103
  • Tutoring Services, Academic Support, Supplemental Instruction and the Math Help Center: Technology Center 148

An open house will take place noon-3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, in the Student Success Center, which is part of the Opportunity Center on the NSU campus. For more information, contact the Student Success Center by phone at 605-626-7782 or email at

About Northern State University

Northern State University is a student-centered institution that provides an outstanding educational experience, preparing students through the liberal arts and professional education for their future endeavors. A regional university, Northern offers rigorous academics; diverse civic, social and cultural opportunities; and a commitment to building an inclusive environment for all points of view. Northern also offers a broad-based athletics program, sponsoring 15 NCAA Division II intercollegiate varsity sports that compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (NSIC). The university strives to enrich the community through partnerships such as its Educational Impact Campaign, which opened a new South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired; new athletic and recreation fields; and an on-campus regional sports complex. With the $55 million campaign, NSU has been the recipient of more than $150 million in privately funded building projects and scholarships within a decade. To learn more, visit NSU Admissions.