STAR Session

star SessionLearn about South Central College, meet with your advisors, and register for classes during the STAR Session.

Student Advising and Registration (STAR) session is an on-campus orientation where you will meet with advisors and register for your courses. You will also learn about becoming a member of the South Central Community and will have time to ask questions that you have.

STAR Sessions for Spring 2017 Students
Newly admitted students and returning students that have been out for more than 6 semesters are required to attend a STAR session prior to registering for courses. Students should complete the on-line student orientation prior to signing up to attend an on-campus STAR session. Please contact the South Central Colleges Admissions team if you have questions about this at (507) 389-7200, via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or in person by stopping at the Student Affairs Center when you are visiting the campus.

See below for Spring 2017 STAR session dates.  To reserve your date, please check back in early October


Faribault Campus

Thursday, November 17th
Friday, December 16th
Wednesday, January 4th

All Programs

  • Majors include: Accounting, Associate of Arts/Generals, Business Management, Carpentry, Child Development, Computer Integrated Machining, Family Services Specialist, Health Sciences Broad Field, Health Unit Coordinator, Marketing Management, Mechatronics, Medical Assisting, Medical Lab Technician, Nursing, Office Administration and Technology, Phlebotomy, Welding


North Mankato Campus

Wednesday, November 16th
Thursday, December 15th
Tuesday, January 3rd

All Programs

  • Majors include: Accounting, Ag Chemical Application Technician, Ag Service and Management, Agribusiness Office Specialist/Manager, Agribusiness Production, Agribusiness Service Technician, Agriculture Education Technology, Architectural Drafting & Design, Associate of Arts/Generals/Undecided, Auto Body & Collision Technology, Automotive Service, Business Management, Child Development, Civil Engineering Technology, Computer Careers, Computer Integrated Machining, Culinary, Dental Assisting, Emergency Medical Services, Energy Technical Specialist, Family Services Specialist, Geographic Information Systems, Graphic Communications and Design, Health Science Broad Field, Health Unit Coordinator, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, Intensive Care Paramedic, Marketing Management, Mechatronics, Medical Assistant, Medical Laboratory Technician, Multimedia Technology, Nursing, Office Administration and Technology, Professional Swine Manager, Visual Arts-Associate of Fine Arts, Viticulture, Welding