Student Resource Center
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Normandale's Student Resource Center strives to strengthen the supportive network that helps students meet their current and long-term needs and goals. The center connects students to campus and community resources and services to help them overcome barriers that interfere with their academic success.
The Student Resource Center
- Connects you to resources related to childcare, food, housing, transportation, healthcare, and more to address specific needs.
- Hosts resource fairs, workshops, and brings community organizations to make resources more available and accessible to you on campus.
- Provides a support system and increase knowledge of navigating systems on and off-campus.
The Student Resource Center will be available to students by appointment or drop in if available. To schedule an appointment please email StudentResourceCenter@normandale.edu, call 952-358-9090, or stop by our office at A2530.
If you are a veteran, please visit the Veteran's Resource Center website for additional help.
Resource Navigators can assist in referring and connecting you to resources and services in the following areas:
- Career Advancement
- Clothing & Furniture
- Domestic & Sexual Violence
- Health Services
- Housing & Homelessness
- Human Service Agencies
- Mental Health
- Parents & Families
- Transportation & Utilities
To meet with a Resource Navigator, schedule an appointment by emailing StudentResourceCenter@normandale.edu or calling 952-358-9090.
Birth Control Consultations and Health Insurance Enrollment by Neighborhood HealthSource
On-Campus every 2nd Tuesday of the month from 11 AM-2PM at the Kopp Student Center Vendor Tables by the campus store.
Neighborhood Healthsource provides accessible and affordable healthcare. They will be available to discuss birth control and the other resources they offer such as mental health and STD screenings.
MNsure Outreach by Southside Community Health Services
On-Campus every 3rd Monday of the month from 10 AM-12PM at the Kopp Student Center Vendor Tables by the campus store.
Southside's MNsure navigator can assist students with applying for health insurance through MNsure.
Resource Connection by Oasis for Youth
On-Campus every Wednesday (NOT the 3rd Wednesday of the month) from 1PM-4PM at the Kopp Student Center Vendor Tables by the campus store.
Oasis for Youth will be available to connect and refer students to resources for food, transportation, health care, housing, hygiene, and more.
SNAP Outreach by Community Action Partnership
On-Campus every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 1PM-4PM at the Kopp Student Center Vendor Tables by the campus store.
CAP can assist students with applying for SNAP benefits (food stamps). They can also answer your questions about other public benefits - health insurance, energy assistance, childcare assistance, etc.
YMCA Intervention Career Connect
On-Campus every 4th Tuesday of the month from 9AM-11AM at Kopp Student Center Vendor Tables by the campus store.
YMCA Career Connect provides career counseling and life coaching to help 16-24-year-olds who are experiencing housing instability become self-sufficient.
VEAP Mobile Food Pantry
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the Month
2:30 pm-4:00 pm (Sign in at Lower Sciences Building Entrance)
VEAP is a local food shelf that will be bringing their Mobile Food Pantry to Normandale. Students can sign-in at the Partnership Center entrance on the ground floor and receive free fresh produce, bread, and other food items.
Pop-Up Clothing Closet
Coming March 2020
Come shop for FREE clothes, shoes, and accessories for women, men, and children.