The following Steps to Enrollment apply to most new students. To see specific instructions for each student type go to the Admissions page.
Submit your official high school, GED or college transcripts 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 email@example.com.GED transcript information can be obtained at www.ed.sc.gov or by calling 803-734-8347.
You may also qualify for experience credit called through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) so please share any military experience you have that may serve as credit for courses at SCC.
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)
Follow up with the Financial Aid Office and the Business Office to confirm that your tuition and fees are paid. Don’t get deleted! If you have not paid your tuition by the specified deletion dates, you will lose your class schedule and have to pay $75 to re-register.Once tuition and fees are paid, obtain your parking decal at the Business Office, have your SCC student ID made in the Admissions Center, and purchase books for classes at The Book Inn.
The information provided on the SCC application for admission will be used to develop an applicant file at Spartanburg Community College. General entrance to SCC is based on minimal residency and academic preparatory requirements and does not require a criminal background check. However, some of our specific programs have more stringent entrance requirements that may include a criminal background check. Applicants are encouraged to review the website to explore the specific entrance requirements of the program of their choice.
Full Semester and Flex TermsJanuary 9 - Full semester, 7.5-Week Flex Term I beginFebruary 13 - 10-Week Flex Term, 5-Week Flex Term I beginMarch 4 - 7.5-Week Flex Term II beginsMarch 20 - 5-Week Flex Term II begins
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