Jayhawk Hub

Location: Room 2046

The Jayhawk Hub is a one-stop center helping students who are getting back on their feet through an MCC education. It equips students to overcome basic needs challenges such as food insecurity, housing instability, transportation emergencies, and chronic stressors due to poverty and life challenges.

Summer 2022 Hours:
Monday: 8-5pm (Al Anon 12-1pm)
Tuesday: 8-5pm  (Muskegon Rescue Mission, 1st Tuesday of every month)
Wednesday: 8-5pm (Virtual- schedule an appointment below)
Thursday: 8-5pm (MDHHS from 1-4pm)
Friday: 8-12pm (Virtual- schedule an appointment below)

Hub Professionals
We have a rotation of professionals who come into the Hub to work with students.

  • An MDHHS Specialist works with students on acquiring benefits including Medicaid, childcare assistance, SNAP food assistance, and more.
  • A professional from Michigan Rehabilitation Services works with students with visible or invisible disabilities to become confident in their transition to the workplace or current workplace.
  • Professionals from Every Woman’s Place meet confidentially with individuals who have experienced domestic violence, sexual assault, sex trafficking and/or stalking.
  • Muskegon Rescue Mission provides gift certificates to individuals to their thrift stores for free career clothing.
Jayhawk Food Pnatry

FREE to all MCC students! Check out more information about the Jayhawk Hub Pantry.


The Jayhawk Hub Coordinator is available to meet with students and help find solutions to their challenges. These challenges may include transportation emergencies and issues, risk of homelessness/housing crisis and concerns, lack of medical or dental care, and more.

Personal Counseling




For more information, contact:

Emily Merten Emily Merten
Jayhawk Hub Coordinator
(231) 777-0383
Schedule an Appointment