Student Success CenterStudent Success Center, Allman Center, Main Campus

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Student Success Center

The Student Success Center is located in Suite 2414 of the Oak Grove Building. The center coordinates new student orientations, academic advising, personal and career counseling and disability services.

Take a look at our Student Success Center FAQ.

Student Success Center Hours

Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Phone: 336.734.7156

Advising and Registration

We encourage all current students to take advantage of Advising Month in October 2015!
This is a time for you to meet with your advisor about your Spring 2016 courses and academic plans.
Current students will be able to register for Spring 2016 beginning November 2, 2015! Registration times/dates are sent to your Techlink email account from the records office. All current students are expected to register online through Techlink.

We invite all current students who need to refresh their registration skills to attend our Registration Frustration Workshops:

Main Campus (2100, Silas Creek Parkway, Winston Salem, NC)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Oct. 20 10:30am-11:30am OGC 2435
Registration Frustration Oct. 21 1:00pm-2:00pm OGC 2435
Registration Frustration Oct. 29 1:30pm-2:30pm OGC 2435

Transportation Center (Patterson Ave. Winston Salem, NC)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Oct. 14 1:00pm-2:00pm TTC 144
Registration Frustration Oct. 15 5:00pm-6:00pm TTC 144

Grady Swisher Center (Kernersville)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Oct. 28 12:00pm Swisher Computer Lab
Registration Frustration Oct. 29 12:30pm Swisher Computer Lab

Mazie Woodruff Center (Lansing Dr. Winston Salem, NC)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Sept. 24 10:00am-12:00pm MWC 106
Registration Frustration Oct. 8 10:00am-12:00pm MWC 106
Registration Frustration Oct. 22 10:00am-12:00pm MWC 106

Northwest Forsyth Center (King)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Oct. 28 10-11am Room 109
Registration Frustration Oct. 29 2-3pm Room 109

Transportation Center (Patterson Ave., Winston-Salem)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Oct. 28 2:45-3:45pm Room 101
Registration Frustration Oct. 29 12:15-1:15pm Room 101

Online Advising

We are working on improving our online advising system. Online Advising is currently not available for Fall 2015.

Personal Counselors

Personal counselors are here to help you deal with life issues that affect your progress at Forsyth Tech. The center also offers information and referrals for more intensive, specialized assistance, if needed. The counseling staff adheres to the ethical standards of the National Board for Certified Counselors.

While we can be contacted by phone or e-mail regarding personal concerns, it is recommended that Forsyth Tech students visit the Student Success Center in person, or visit a helping professional in their local area.  If you have an emergency, please call 911, or in Forsyth County call 336.725.7777.

Career Counselors

Career Counselors offer advice on finding the right career, getting a better job, preparing for interviews and other career-related areas. We provide career testing, counseling and information to prospective and currently enrolled students.

Services and Information for Students (including tips on interviewing, preparing a resume and cover letter, job listings and more).

Services and Information for Employers (including information about on-campus recruiting and participating in our annual Job Fair).

Academic Advisors

Academic advisors work with you to help with educational goal-setting and decision-making, college selection, college transfer and strategies for academic success.