The Hinkle Center is a compassionate, inclusive environment that provides advocacy and resources for the campus and surrounding community, helping to assist women and men in experiencing an empowered life through our programs and resources. The Hinkle Center promotes success and nurtures holistic growth and development through various opportunities, activities, and events.


Divorce Support Programs

  • Ask an Attorney
  • Money Matters in Divorce


  • Housing and basic services
  • Laptop Loan Program
  • Transportation
  • Food and clothing
  • Health Care


  • Personal counseling
  • Mental health agencies
  • Addiction support
  • Violence against women

Special Populations Scholarship & Support

The Special Populations Scholarship Program (SPOPS) provides assistance for tuition, fees and textbooks for students who demonstrate financial need and are enrolled in eligible occupational programs of study. The scholarship helps students acquire job skills and become financially self-supporting and personally independent.

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Laptop Loan Program

The Laptop Loan Program provides support to currently enrolled students who demonstrate financial need and lack the technology necessary to successfully complete their courses. PC laptops are available for students to borrow on a semester-by-semester basis through the generous support of the Schoolcraft College Foundation.

Applicants must be enrolled in traditional, for-credit courses and be in good academic and financial standing with Schoolcraft College.

To receive an application or for any questions, please email Please include your full name and student ID number in your email message.