Orientation for New Students


Young woman smiles as she sits on a large inflatable chairFall 2020

Welcome to Southwestern Community College! We are glad you are including us in your educational journey. SCC’s New Student Orientation program is designed to help you:
  1. Identify a “go-to” contact Person;
  2. Discover your educational Purpose;
  3. Answer your questions to fully Prepare you for the first day of classes;
  4. Identify strategies to help you Plan the balancing act of family, work and college;
  5. Find the correct Pathway to meet your educational goals.
Orientation is required for all new SCC students. Whether seat-based or on-line, our NSO will give you a purposeful and positive introduction to our college and the many support systems that will assist you in achieving academic success and changing your life!

An updated online orientation will be available in early July. SCC hopes to offer a face to face orientation in August as CDC, state and local guidance allows.