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Student Life Information

Student Life’s vision is to engage all Mitchell students beyond the classroom by providing experiences and services that develop the whole student. Student Life values leadership, inclusiveness, friendship, and engagement.

Why Get Involved? 
 
It is extremely important to take advantage of the opportunity to become involved. It plays a very important part in broadening your college experience. When you are involved, you not only know what is happening but also why and how it happened. The experience that you acquire by being an active student on campus will be invaluable to you later in life, both personally and professionally. 
 
Joining a Club/Starting a Club
 
Please contact Austin Leviner about joining or starting a new club on campus.
 
Austin Leviner, Coordinator of Student Activities, aleviner@mitchellcc.edu, (704) 978-1301, Office Located in the Student Union Room 207.

Get Involved

Student Clubs & Organizations
Cosmetic Arts Society

Promotes a bond between students enrolled in cosmetology classes, provides a channel of information and activities, and promotes the development of leadership abilities through participation in educational, vocational, civic, recreational, and social activities.

Advisor: Sally Johnson

Eason Music Club

Provides an opportunity for music majors and students with an interest in music to come together and share their love of music. The club provides information and activities related to campus music involvement, life as a music major, careers in music, music-related student travel, and community service.

Advisor: Emily Schuttenberg

Math Club

Stimulates an interest in mathematics and related subjects with competitions and discussions.

Advisor: Tessa Townsend

Minority Males Program (Opens in new tab)

The Minority Males program offers professional coaching, guidance, and mentoring, access to a network of on-campus peers, and social enrichment.

Advisor: Vermel Moore

Mitchell Agriculture Club

Promotes a bond between students enrolled in cosmetology classes, provides a channel of information and activities, and promotes leadership abilities through participation in educational, vocational, civic, recreational, and social activities.

Advisor: Amy Poirier

Mitchell Book Club

Statesville Campus Advisor: Sharon Copeland

Mooresville Campus Advisor: Sarah Sowa

National Society of Leadership and Success

The NSLS is an organization that provides a life-changing leadership program that helps students achieve personal growth and career success, and empowers them to have a positive impact in their communities. Website: nsls.org

Advisor: Austin Leviner, nsls.org

Phi Theta Kappa

Recognizes and encourages the academic achievement of two-year college students and provides opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service, and fellowship programming.

Advisor: Austin Leviner, Tiffany Best, Samuel Dorsett

S.A.F.E. (Student Alliance for Equality)

Provides a supportive environment for all students (gay and straight) and is open to anyone who wishes to be involved in its mission of assuring that all Mitchell Community College students are valued and respected. 

Advisor: Michelle Money, Micki Kaleta

Student Nurses Association

Promotes the professional standards of nursing and emphasizes the importance of involvement in professional organizations past graduation. This club is open to students who are currently enrolled in the nursing program.

Advisor: Kellie Kerley

Student Government Association

The Student Government Association (SGA)  serves as the official liaison between the students and staff of Mitchell Community College. The SGA works to make campus life more enjoyable by encouraging students to have a voice and to become involved in worthwhile campus activities. Be sure to stop by early in the semester to get more connected to student activities and events.

Elections for new officers takes place every September. If you are interested in more information and an application, email Austin Leviner.

Annual events sponsored by the SGA and open to all students include:

  • Club Fair

  • Fall Week (Free Lunch and fun activities!)

  • Spring Week (Free Lunch and fun activities!)

  • Awards Day

SGA constitution and bylaws 

Office Location
Montgomery Student Center, Second Floor
Statesville Campus

Contact
Austin Leviner, Coordinator of Student Activities
(704) 978-1301
aleviner@mitchellcc.edu 

Mitchell Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or genetic information in any of its policies, procedures, or practices. This nondiscrimination policy covers admission of students, employment actions and all campus programs, services and activities. Mitchell Community College does not discriminate on the basis of sex in admission to or employment in its education programs or activities.

Student Ambassador

What is a Mitchell Ambassador?

A Mitchell Community College Ambassador serves as a representative of the College providing support to Student Services and the Mitchell Community College Endowment for Excellence. Ambassadors assist with campus activities such as campus tours, new student orientation, graduation, endowment fundraisers, and other campus events.  

Requirements

Students interested in participating must meet the following criteria

– Have earned and continue to maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0.

– Have completed a minimum of 18 credit hours at Mitchell by the end of Spring 2022.

– Enrolled in at least twelve credit hours at Mitchell Community College with an active for-college-credit program during the fall and spring semesters.

– MUST commit to work Summer, Fall and Spring terms. Must be enrolled in classes Fall and Spring.

– Have a flexible schedule and be available to assist with campus events.

Benefits

– An Ambassador’s Scholarship of up to $1,700 per semester.

– Improve communication and interpersonal skills and grow personally and professionally.

– Network with faculty, community members and potential employers.

– Make a positive impact on prospective and current students.

– Mitchell Ambassador fleece jacket, polo shirt and name tag.

– Receive a letter of recommendation from the Ambassador Advisor upon satisfactory completion of service.

For more information, contact Kendria Fisher at kfisher@mitchellcc.edu or (704) 978-5410.

Mitchell Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or genetic information in any of its policies, procedures, or practices. This nondiscrimination policy covers admission of students, employment actions and all campus programs, services and activities. Mitchell Community College does not discriminate on the basis of sex in admission to or employment in its education programs or activities.

Student Resources

Student Discounts

Ali’s Bistro
216 W. Broad Street, Statesville, (704) 232-5300
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID.

Andrea’s Ice Cream and Sweet Shop
115 S. Center Street, Statesville, (704) 214-8865
$1 off a purchase of $5 or more with a valid Mitchell ID.

Best Buy
Students receive exclusive deals and discounts when you sign up through the link above.

Biltmore Estate 
Biltmore offers discount tickets for Mitchell students, faculty, staff and alumni. You must order your tickets online. The promo code is mitchellcc.

La Patisserie
627 N. Main Street, Mooresville, (704) 799-3355
10% off bakery and lunch items with a valid Mitchell ID.

Lake Mountain Coffee
110 W. Broad Street, Statesville, (704) 252-1886
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID.

Marty’s Pub and Grill
211 W. Broad Street, Statesville, (704) 872-8978
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID. Student discount only applies to food. According to North Carolina law, you must be 21 years of age to purchase alcohol.

McLelland Family Shoes
119 W. Broad Street, Statesville, (704) 873-7935
10% discount on regular merchandise, excluding Brighton.

Mezzaluna
115 S. Center Street, Statesville, (704) 872-7230
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID.

Mooresville DeLuxe Ice Cream Parlor 
186 N. Broad Street, Mooresville, (704) 746-9371
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID.

Nectar Bath Treats
Bath & body company specializing in bath bombs, bubble bath ice cream scoops, and bakery-inspired soap treats that help to relax the mind, body, and soul. Enter MCC25 for a 25% off coupon code for our not-on-sale treats.

Pasta Amore
240 W. Broad Street, Statesville, (704) 380-2177
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID.

Preply
Preply is a website where you can book online lessons in English, German, Chinese and other languages with certified tutors from around the world. Grab your 100% discount for the first lesson: https://preply.com/?MitchellCC#_prefNzM1OTU2

Red Buffalo Brewing Co.
108 N. Center Street, Statesville, (704) 380-2219
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID. Student discount only applies to food. According to North Carolina law, you must be 21 years of age to purchase alcohol.

Shari’s Berries 
Offers a 15% discount to Mitchell Community College students using the code: STUDENT15. There is no expiration date for the discount code.

Sweet Things Bakery
127 W. Broad Street, Statesville, (704) 873-6464
10% discount with a valid Mitchell ID.

Tomedes Translation Services
Tomedes has a large network of translators who cover over 120 Languages and 950+ Language Pairs. Receive a 10% discount on all services using promo code GIFT2021 upon checkout.

 
Community Resources

Please note that this resource list is not an exhaustive list for what may be available locally and in your community. Contacts within local agencies and your community may be found in the following information, however, and provide additional assistance.

Aunt Bertha
Search for free or reduced cost services like medical care, food, job training, and more.

Iredell County Health Department
Discover health and health-related services and care options and resources in Iredell County.

Iredell County Helpful Links
Find additional resources in our community.

LGBTQ Resources and Services in the South
Learn more about resources and services. 

National Suicide Prevention Life Line 1-800-273-8255 
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States.

Partners Behavioral Health If you or someone you know is in a crisis, call 1-888-235-HOPE (4673). 
Access resources for behavior and mental health. 

Purple Heart Homes-Improving Veterans’ Lives One Home At A Time
Purple Heart Homes is dedicated to providing housing for Service Connected Disabled and Aging Veterans that is substantial in function, design, quality and fit to welcome home the fighting men and women of America.

Resumé and Job Help
Mitchell Community College is partnering with Goodwill Career Connections and NC Works to provide career guidance and job search asssistance. 

Veterans Services–Iredell County
Provides advice and assistance to Veterans and their families on Veterans Administration benefits.

View Community Resources PDF

Websites to assist with Student Financial Literacy:

https://www.cashcourse.org/

https://www.cfnc.org/paying/financial_literacy.jsp

https://www.cfnc.org/paying/tools/budget_calculator.jsp

https://www.cfnc.org/paying/tools/savings_calculator.jsp

Salaries of employment options:  onetonline.org for the specific state.

Have Questions?

Austin Leviner, Coordinator of Student Activities
(704) 978-1301
aleviner@mitchellcc.edu 

24 February 2024
3:00 pm
WAME radio Station, 101 South Center St
Statesville, NC 28677 United States

This event has been postponed at this time. No new date has been determined. Mitchell’s Office of Advancement and Equity & Inclusion Council in partnership with Black Historic Statesville will […]

26 February 2024
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mooresville Campus, 219 N. Academy St.
Mooresville, NC 28115

Monday, February 26, 9:00 a.m.- Noon Information, free items, and Resource Bingo! Get a "bingo" by visiting stations around campus and enter to win a free gift card! Bingo cards […]

27 February 2024
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eason Student Services Building, 500 W. Broad Street
Statesville, 28625

Hosted by the Financial Aid Department, get assistance with your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form every Tuesday from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. in the Eason Student Services Building, Room 105, on […]