Connect 4 Success



Connect 4 Success is designed to support students in their pursuit of education and employment. Connect 4 Success staff provide students with holistic support services while attending college as they enter the workforce. 

Program Benefits

The Connect 4 Success program is here to support you in the following areas:

Identify your strengths to reach your academic goals.

  • Personalized academic advising
  • Goal planning
  • Time management
  • Study skills

Build the skills you need to get the job you want after graduation.

  • Resume writing
  • Interviewing skills
  • Job search assistance

Learn personal wellness tips to help you thrive!

  • Wellness workshops
  • Counseling services
  • Self-care resources

Receive financial and transportation assistance to get to class.

  • Emergency assistance grants
  • Fuel support cards

“I’ve been supported through tutoring, mentorship, fuel support cards, and emergency funding, in a positive and caring environment.” – Connect 4 Success student

“Connect 4 Success has supported me with academic goals and communication of the great resources that are available to students.” – Connect 4 Success student

  • Currently enrolled in a qualified PTCC program 
  • Currently enrolled in Minnesota SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) 
  • Students must meet four times a semester to maintain eligibility. They can choose from the following meeting options: 
  • Student Success workshops or events 
  • Individual appointments with the Student Success Advisor 
  • Complete the Connect 4 Success application below
  • Attend an intake meeting with your Student Success Advisor 
  • Complete program requirements 

Non-Discrimination Statement

  • Read more about SNAP program updates here. 

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

  1. mail:U.S. Department of AgricultureOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights1400 Independence Avenue, SWWashington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
  2. fax:(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or


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