RCTC Student Beehive – March 17, 2021

Check out the following links for important RCTC information:

Advisors and Counselors
Fall 2021 Registration
RCTC Complaint Procedure
Check out the New Digital Issue of the ECHO
THE BUZZ: Student Health Services Newsletter

Students at RCTC have an academic advisor or counselor assigned to them, who is here to support students in their educational growth.  Students should work closely with their academic advisor or counselor so that educational goals are met.

If you don’t know who your advisor or counselor is, you can download the list from the RCTC website or find your advisor/counselor at the top of your DARS audit.

Specific transfer questions or concerns should be directed to the Counseling Center staff.

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FALL 2021 Registration OPENS for Returning, degree-seeking students according to the schedule below:

Current and Returning Students:

Selective Admission * Web March 16, 2021
SOPHOMORES (30 or more credits earned) Web March 18, 2021
FRESHMEN (1-29 credits earned) Web March 22, 2021
FRESHMEN (0 credits earned) Web March 24, 2021
All current and returning degree-seeking Counter March 25, 2021

*Selective admissions include: AD Nursing, PN, CNT, DH, DA, ST, CVIS, EMP, AVIA. 

Current and Returning Visitor and Non-Degree Seeking Students:

Non-Degree seeking Counter April 26, 2021
Visiting Students Counter April 26, 2021

New Admitted/Degree-Seeking Students

RCTC new students…………………………………………… Web…………… Orientation Choice**

Fall Semester Application Deadline is August 9, 2021.

All windows open at 8:00am

You can check your window by logging in to the eServices site, selecting the ‘Registration Window’ tab and submitting the proper year/term.

All students are strongly encouraged to meet with their academic advisor or counselor prior to registering for any term.

Email the Welcome and One Stop Center with any questions.

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Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) is committed to conducting all personnel and educational activities without regard to race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, or membership or activity in a local commission as defined by law.

RCTC will not tolerate discrimination on the basis of these protected class categories in accordance with all state and federal equal opportunity/affirmative action laws, directives, orders, and regulations.

Any student or employee who feels they are a victim of, or hears or witnesses such behavior should inform one of the following:

Complaints should be directed to:
Jennifer Haug
Human Resources Specialist
(507) 285-7125

If you require an accommodation for a disability please contact:
Travis Kromminga
Director of Disability Support Services
(507) 280-2968

The official complaint procedure and complaint form may be found on the RCTC website.

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Hot off the hard drive! The current digital issue of our student newspaper, The Echo, is full of great stories and information.

Read the ECHO online.

Special thanks to Marissa Gentling (Echo faculty advisor) and her staff of students at The Echo. If you have an idea for a story or would like to be involved with the paper, email Marissa Gentling.

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Check out this month’s The Buzz, RCTC Student Health Services monthly newsletter.  It has information on managing your relationships during the pandemic and mental health therapy services on campus.  Check it out today!

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Thursday, March 18

  • GRADUATING STUDENTS: If you’re graduating and would like to be filmed sharing some thoughts about your time at RCTC, please email StudentAffairs@rctc.edu for the details. The filming will take place on campus on Thursday, March 25. Students must email ahead of time to participate.

Monday, March 22

Tuesday, March 23

  • St. Mary’s University, Virtual Information Session, 12:00pm
    There are a lot of questions to consider when thinking about completing your bachelor’s degree. We have an upcoming virtual information series to help you get those questions answered. Join us to learn more about the programs and visit with our Admission staff. Register for our virtual information sessions

Events Coming Spring Semester

March 29, 2021 Hive Deliveries, 9:00am-11:00am, Students must fill out form to receive delivery.
March 30, 2021 Building Confidence
April 1, 2021 Commencement Ceremony Participation Deadline, Complete the RSVP form
April 20, 2021 Employee Development Day – NO CLASSES
May 12, 2021 Spring Semester Ends
May 13, 2021 Virtual Commencement, watch the graduation website for continuing updates.
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