Academic Advising

  • Your success is our main concern while you are a student at SCC. The SCC Advising Center is your resource for academic advising and beyond.

    Our academic advisors will make every effort to:

    • Ensure appropriate course placement
    • Recommend courses each semester prior to registration
    • Approve course schedules and drop/adds per SCC policy
    • Provide information regarding updates and/or changes to your academic program
    • Assist with possible referrals when experiencing academic challenges/conflicts
    • Provide computer training on schedule development and class registration
    Advising Center Mission Statement: The Academic Advising Center at Spartanburg Community College facilitates student success through academic advisement and training, promoting student independence commensurate with their abilities, interests, and values.

    What You Need To Do First

    Steps to take prior to visiting the Academic Advising Center
    1. Apply to SCC
    2. Speak with an Admissions Counselor to complete the admissions process:  Call (864) 592-4800 or email
    3. Apply for Financial Aid

    After completing steps 1-3, visit the Academic Advising Center (Dan Lee Terhune Student Services Building, Rm 174) if the following pertains to you:

    • Placement into any 031-032 level course
    • First-time or re-entry student awaiting acceptance into a health science program
    • First-time freshmen who are curriculum ready (place into 100 level and above) will visit the academic advisor located in the Admissions Center for their initial advising session and registration.


  • Academic Advising Center

    SCC Academic Advising Center
    Charlton Williams, Coordinator

    AddressSCC Central Campus
    P. Dan Hull Building, E-1

    Phone: (864) 592-4990

    Toll Free: (888) 245-2457

    Mon.-Thurs. | 8:00am - 6:00pm

    Friday | 8:00am - 1:30pm

    Website:SCC Advising Center