Discover your path by gaining extraordinary experience and accessing invaluable resources.

At the McCree Center for Life Success (MCLS) we are here to support your life aspirations and discover your path. By developing meaningful connections with our staff and faculty, alumni, employer partners, and community, you’ll be able to develop new insights, broaden your network, gain experience, discover opportunities and confidently lead a life of purpose and professional success.

We are here to support you at the McCree Center for Life Success. Learn more about our team and how we can support you.

News & Advice

Have student loans? Domino’s is giving away free pizza!

By CNN News Staff

(CNN) – Domino’s understands people might be feeling the pinch now that student loan repayments have resumed.

To help out, they are giving away $1 million worth of emergency pizza.

Each day, the chain is offering …

By Fredrick D. Walker
Fredrick D. Walker Career Design Advisor
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Introducing the McCree Center for Life Success

We are delighted to welcome you to our new Center – a hub for students to receive personalized wrap around support and a new model for fostering career, professional and life success. The Center provides all Mary Baldwin students (no …

By Thy Nguyen
Thy Nguyen Executive Director, McCree Center for Life Success
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Navigating Finals Week: Your Success is Within Reach!

As the semester culminates in the whirlwind of finals week, we want to extend our heartfelt congratulations to each and every one of you. You’ve dedicated countless hours to your studies, persevered through challenges, and demonstrated unwavering determination. Now, as you face your final exams and projects, remember that your success is not just a possibility – it’s an inevitability.

By Rachel Hirsh
Rachel Hirsh
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Elevate Your Career Trajectory: The Transformative Power of Developing Soft Skills

In the ever-evolving landscape of professional success, a potent catalyst often goes overlooked: soft skills. These intangible qualities, ranging from effective communication to adaptability, hold the key to not only landing a job but soaring beyond, ascending the echelons of career advancement.

By Thy Nguyen
Thy Nguyen Executive Director, McCree Center for Life Success
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Staying Connected for Success: 3 Ways to Engage with Career Design over Winter Break

As winter break approaches and you prepare to take a well-deserved pause from your classes, remember that your journey towards career and life success doesn’t hit pause. This break is a perfect opportunity to continue nurturing your professional development and staying connected with the McCree Center of Life Success

By Rachel Hirsh
Rachel Hirsh
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Contact & Location


101 E Frederick Street
Staunton, VA

McCree Center Hours

Monday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm

You can also make an appointment with one of our team members by logging into your Handshake account and easily setting up an appointment there!