We're excited that you are joining us! Please know, meeting with an Academic Advisor is important to make sure you are aware of how all of your credits transferred into SCC and plan your next steps.
Step 1: Apply for Admissions – complete the SCC Admission Application.
Step 2: Activate your SCC username/password – these will be used to access your mySCC Portal, Email, and Canvas. Your myScc Portal is where you can register for classes, see your financial aid, view your grades, etc. Learn more about using the portal find campus announcements, news and events.
- Your username/password is contained in your Admissions Welcome Letter.
- If you have issues signing in, please contact the IT Service Desk at 636-922-8555 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step 3: Submit Transcripts – Have your final College/University transcript(s) sent to email@example.com. If you have earned less than 12 college credit hours, you will also need to supply your High School transcript (send to the same address as above.)
- Request for Evaluation of Transfer Credit if you have college transfer credits from another institution. Transcripts sent to SCC will not be automatically reviewed (this include AP/CLEP scores and dual credit). Students must request for an evaluation to be completed. Sign into your SCC Portal -> scroll down to Quick Links -> select eForms -> Request for Evaluation of Transfer Credit - complete the required information and click submit.
- You will receive a transfer evaluation report via your SCC email indicating how the courses were accepted. Please allow two weeks for an evaluation from the time the transcripts are received at SCC.
Step 4: Review the Pathways, Degrees, & Certificates. Make sure your Advisor knows which major, degree, or certificate you are hoping to complete at SCC. Look at the information contained on this site to learn more about what courses are suggested for your academic paths.
Step 5: Review the available courses and add them to your SCC Student Planning. Login to your mySCC Portal -> scroll down to SCC Connection -> select Students -> select Registration -> select Student Planning and Registration -> select Go to My Progress. Learn how by watching this quick tutorial.
Step 6: Register for Classes! You can do this in your mySCC Student Planning! Visit mySCC Portal > SCC Connection > Students > Registration > Student Planning and Registration (see video tutorials section below). If you have additional questions or need support, please feel free to Meet with an SCC Academic Advisor or email firstname.lastname@example.org from your SCC email account.
Step 7: Apply for financial aid and scholarships. Be sure to check out the quick videos on How to Fill Out the FAFSA and on the rest of the Financial Aid process at SCC.
Step 8: Arrange for Payment (Payment for courses is due by the first day of classes unless you have a payment plan).
Step 9: Purchase materials needed for each course at the Campus Store (watch this brief tutorial to learn how).