Academic Advising Center

  • Mission Statement:  Advising and Early Alert Services facilitates student success through academic advisement, training and success coaching while promoting student independence corresponding with their abilities, interests, and values.

    Services offered by SCC's Advising Center include:

    • Academic advising for all students enrolled in zero-level (031, 032) transitional studies courses and all health science students until completion of all transitional courses including 100-level courses (RDG 100, ENG 100, BIO 100 and CHM 100) and new (first semester) curriculum-ready students.
    • Academic and career pathway guidance commensurate with students' abilities, interests and values.
    • Assistance with determining short- and long-term educational and career goals.
    • Career exploration and information about the College's programs.
    • Assistance with course selection, scheduling and using Self Service on the Portal.
    • Information about the College's academic policies and procedures.
    • Orientation to college life to help students receive the maximum benefit from their college experience.
    The Advising Center is located on the Giles campus in the Terhune Student Services Building, room 174. For more information, call (864) 592-4990 or email