Returning Students

  • Welcome Back!

    If you have not attended classes at SCC for three consecutive semesters, then you are considered a returning student and need to re-enroll to the College.

    Steps to Enroll for Returning Students

    1. Apply to SCC

       Apply now or visit any SCC campus location.

      Once you’ve applied, log into your
      My SCC Portal account, and access your SCC email account. See instructions here.
    2. Request Financial Aid

      Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after you file your IRS tax return. Instructions for applying for financial aid

      See Important Dates for Financial Aid.

      You do not have to wait to complete the financial aid process before proceeding with the following enrollment steps.
    3. Submit New Transcripts

      If you have already submitted your high school, GED or college transcripts to SCC when you were previously enrolled, you do not have to submit them again. However, if you have attended college since your previous enrollment, please submit your last official college transcript to the SCC Admissions Center: PO Box 4386, Spartanburg, SC, 29305. Unofficial transcripts will not be accepted. 

      Official college transcripts can be requested through the Parchment Exchange website
      IMPORTANT: Please email electronic transcripts to

    4. Meet Entrance Requirements


      Meet with an admissions specialist at SCC to determine if you should complete the placement skills assessment, or see if you are eligible for other options in placement requirements

      View details of all options for placement requirement

      Download chart of placement requirement options (PDF)

    5. Confirm Acceptance, See Advisor & Register

       Confirm your acceptance into the College by visiting or calling the SCC Admissions Center at any SCC location

      Once accepted, an Enrollment Advisor will assist you with advising and registering for classes.
    6. Pay Tuition & Fees


      Follow up with the Financial Aid Office and the Business Office to confirm that your tuition and fees are paid.

      Your balance can be viewed on your MySCC Portal account along with financial aid rewards. 

      Once tuition and fees are paid, obtain your parking decal at the Business Office and purchase books for classes at The Book Inn.

      Buy Books: Visit the Book Inn, the SCC bookstore on the Giles Campus with your schedule to buy books.

      Parking Permit: Register your car for a free parking decal at the SCC Business Office.

      Congratulations! You are officially a SCC student!