Student Affairs and Advancement

From the Vice President

Michigan Technological University is a premier research university of international stature, delivering education, new knowledge, and innovation to meet the needs of our technological world. Michigan Tech graduates have the skills and knowledge that allow them to create the future and change the world.


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Lifetime Engagement with Les Cook - Fundraising Voices Podcast

We're in it for the long haul with our alumni, who join your community on their first day as students. Les Cook at Michigan Technological University discusses the importance of engaging new members of your lifetime community with quality interactions on the first day.
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From the Vice President

Les P. Cook

Les P. Cook

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Michigan Tech’s Student Affairs division has a single vision: to make a difference in the lives of those that will make a difference in the lives of others. By providing innovative programs and services, encouraging civic engagement and responsibility, and developing strong leadership activities and opportunities, we strive to prepare our students to take on challenges, create the future, and change the world.

It is both a privilege and honor to work with some of today’s brightest, most motivated and adventurous students. We believe that our work with you has value, meaning, and purpose.

If there is anything that we can do to assist you in your endeavors at Tech, please let us know.

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