Advising and Student Transitions

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Transition Programs

St. Cloud State offers programs for distinct groups of students to assist with the transition to the university.

Available programs

  • Academic Collegiate Excellence (ACE)

    A unique transition to University life, including more one-on-one advising and opportunities to learn strategies to help you throughout your university experience.
  • Community College Connection (CCC)

    Begin your education at St. Cloud Technical and Community College and complete your Bachelor's degree at St. Cloud State.
  • Post-Secondary Enrollment Option (PSEO)

    Get a jump start on college by taking college credits while still in high school.
  • College Possible

    College Possible is a coaching program for low-income students, designed to support students as they navigate the complex world of college completion.
  • First Year Experience

    Every first-year experience program has unique opportunities and a dedicated peer mentor to guide you through your transition experience both in the classroom and outside of it.
  • Transfer Experience

    Learn about resources to support transfer students.