Student Success Center

Wisdom. Insight. Guidance. The advice you need to succeed.

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.

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 October 26, 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 Wednesday, March 30 12-1:00pm OGC 2441
Registration Frustration Thursday, March 31 9:30am-10:30am OGC 2441
Registration Frustration Tuesday, April 19 2:30pm-3:30pm OGC 2441
Registration Frustration Friday, April 22 10:00-11:00am OGC 2441

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

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Wednesday, February 24 11:00am-12:30p MWC 114
Registration Frustration Wednesday, March 2 11:00 am-12:30p MWC 219

Transportation Center (Patterson Ave. Winston Salem, NC)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Monday, February 22 10:00am-11:00 TTC 144
Registration Frustration Tuesday, February 23 10:00am-12:00pm TTC 144

Grady Swisher Center (Kernersville)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Wednesday, March 30 12:00-1pm Swisher 141
Registration Frustration Thursday, March 31 9:30-10:30am Swisher 141

Northwest Forsyth Center (King)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Wednesday, March 30 12:00-1pm Room 109

Stokes (Stokes County)

Workshop Date Time Room
Registration Frustration Tuesday, March 29 11:00am-12:00 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.