Student Success Center – Utica Campus


The Student Success Center is designed to support the overall mission of Hinds Community College by providing services that will enrich the educational experience of all students. Student Success is designed to assist students in transitioning into the workforce or to a 4-year college or university. The Student Success experience will positively impact academic performance and promote student success and retention. The Student Success Center is a hub of programs and services aimed at helping students become more efficient, effective, and engage learners with space to study, collaborate, and learn. The Student Success Center will house a wealth of resources that will provided advice and assistances for a variety of financial curricular, technical, and employment concerns for students.

Services provided by the Student Success Center are:

  • Job attainment/placement assistance workshops
  • Monthly Financial management Workshops
  • Industry visits and 4-year college tours
  • Academic Advising and Support Service Programs
  • Graduate Seminars for perspective graduates
  • Praxis Testing


Schedule An Appointment

Schedule an appointment to speak with our staff about resume assistance, career planning, academic support, transfer assistance for graduating sophomores, etc.


Yolanda B. Houston, Ed.S.
Director, Student Success Center, Utica Campus
Jerrica Stimage
Student Success Center Academic Coach