Counseling – Academic, Career, Personal

Rochester Community and Technical College is staffed with two professionally trained counselors:

  • Nancy Nixa, MS (Part-Time, Credentialed College Counselor, Licensed School Counselor (K-12))
  • Deb Vang, MA (Full-Time, Certified College Counselor, Certified Mn Career Tools Associate, Credentialed College Counselor)

The Counselors care about you! Please make an appointment to see a Counselor. Please call 507-285-7260 and ask to schedule a Counseling Appointment or schedule online with AdvisorVue.

The counseling staff is committed to student advocacy and to making the learning experience at RCTC a positive one. All issues discussed with a counselor are treated confidentially and with respect for your privacy. We can only release certain confidential information with your permission and a signed Release of Information Document.

We offer a broad range of services to help students achieve their educational goals, including:

Other Important Resources:

To meet with a counselor:

Current students can schedule an appointment online to meet with their assigned advisor or counselor.  Students enter their Star ID and password. For questions or assistance, please call 507-285-7260.

College Mental Health Resource and Survey

Your online resource for college mental health. Learn more about protecting your emotional health and what to do if you or a friend are struggling with mental health issues. The screening is free and confidential. Get Screened!