New To SCC

We are excited to help you earn your degree at SCC! 

Whether your plan is to earn a degree and transfer on or begin your career, an advisor is here to assist you. You might have a few questions, and we have the answers! We are here to help you get started at SCC during our First-Time Student Registration Sessions.

Each session will start with a group presentation to about understanding your academic plan followed by a meeting with an SCC Academic Advisor to register for your first semester of courses. There are a limited number of seats in each session, so please choose the date that works best for you as soon as possible. Once you are registered, you will receive a confirmation email with meeting details. We are looking forward to meeing you and setting a plan for your future!

Click Here to Sign-Up for Fall 2022 Group Advising & Registration Session (start classes August 2022)

Not looking to complete a degree? We'll be glad to have you at SCC, check out information for Visiting Students.

Follow the steps below to begin your degree and prepare before meeting with an SCC Academic Advisor!

Step 1: Login to your SCC Email
After you have applied for admission.
  • Locate your username/password in your Admissions Welcome Letter.
  • Login to your mySCC Portal -> Scroll down past the announcements to MyCougar Mail on the left-hand side -> Click on “Office 365”
  • Save your login information as note or contact in your phone – you may use this when meeting with an advisor.
  • We encourage you to setup your SCC Email on your phone so you don't miss a thing.

If you have difficulty accessing your student account, please contact our IT Service Desk at 636-922-8555 or

If you have not yet signed into your account because you cannot locate your Admissions Welcome Letter, please email

Step 2: Prepare for course registration by Submitting Transcripts
  • Request your High School/College Transcripts (needed for Dual Credit) and scores obtained for AP, CLEP, ACT, HiSET, etc. be sent to for processing. Your institution should send this information for it to be considered official. If you sent the information only one week prior to the meeting you wish to attend, please bring this information to the meeting.
  • 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 mySCC Portal -> scroll down to Quick Links (on right-hand side) -> select eForms -> select Forms -> Select "Request for Evaluation of Transfer Credit" (you can use the search bar at the top) -> 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 3: Meet with an Academic Advisor to register for you first semester of courses

Register for a First-Time Student Registration Sessions using one of the links above.

Academic Advisors want to make sure you are on the path to achieving your academic goals! Register to join us at a First-Time Student Registration Session for the information you'll need to know before getting started at SCC. Please watch this brief video for more information about what to expect when meeting with an SCC Academic Advisor

What can you do to prepare for the session:

  1. Visit SCC Pathways, Degrees, and Certificates to review the degree(s) you are interested in completing and review the courses that make up your degree plan.
  2. Review your “My Progress” in your Student Planning account (My Progress video provides instructions).

If you are unable to join one of the SCC First-Time Student Sessions Please visit Social Sciences Building room 2201 during walk-in hours ( for details) to meet with an Academic Advisor. Remember, the line is first-come, first-served. If you have a specific question regarding the process, please feel free to email

Step 4: Apply for financial aid and scholarships
  1. Complete your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at by the deadline to see if you are eligible for any financial aid. SCC’s code is 017027. Be sure to check out these quick videos on How to Fill Out the FAFSA and on the rest of the Financial Aid Process at SCC.
  2. Monitor your FA Checklist and SCC email for updates from Financial Aid
    • Login to mySCC Portal -> scroll down to SCC Connection -> click on Student -> click on Financial Aid -> click on FA checklist

Need Assistance? Attend a FAFSA Workshop or Financial Aid Orientation

For Questions, email

Step 5: Obtain your A+ award (if applicable)
  • Be sure and complete your FAFSA (see Step 4). This step is mandatory for receiving A+!
  • Monitor your FA Checklist – mySCC Portal -> scroll down to SCC Connection -> click on Student -> click on Financial Aid -> click on FA checklist

For more information, attend an SCC A+ Orientation Night offered by the office of Financial Aid.

Step 6: Arrange for Payment
Step 7: Purchase Textbooks & Course Materials
How do I request a campus tour?

We would love to show you our beautiful campus! To request a campus tour, please email In the meantime, check out the Virtual Campus Tour on our website.

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