Getting Started

Getting Started at SCC

If you plan to use Financial Aid,
apply for it NOW!

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Get Admitted

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Determine Placement Options

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Attend New Student Orientation, Seek Academic Advisement & Register for Classes

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Pay Tuition and Fees

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For detailed instructions about each Enrollment Step, click here or download/print the Enrollment Steps by clicking the download box below:

Download / Print the Enrollment Guide

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Additional steps to get ready for classes

Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships

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Contact us

Welcome Center (480) 423-6700
Directions / Campus Map
Registration Dates
General Brochure - English / Español

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Are you an International Student?

If you are an international student, or interested in taking college credit while you are still in high school, the admissions process is a little different. Please contact the SCC Admissions & Records Office for additional information.

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Scottsdale Community College is a great place to begin or continue your college experience.

SCC has hundreds of courses designed to help you earn an associate’s degree, professional certificate, or provide a strong foundation for university transfer. Get started on your path to a brighter future!  Request Info

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Paying for College

Paying for college is investing in your future. Start early to determine your payment options, so you can be sure to meet application and payment due dates before classes start.

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Degrees and Certificates

Your success is our highest priority. We offer excellent instruction, an engaging college life, a variety of student services, free tutoring and affordable tuition.

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Academic and Career Advising

We’re here to help you plan for a better future. The Academic and Career Advisement Center can help you make a plan to reach your academic and career goals.

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Student Life

Student engagement is an important part of the culture at SCC. Our faculty provide enriching learning experiences inside and outside the classroom. Service learning, student clubs, athletics, performing arts, and more are part of the engaged learning you will find at SCC.


Have questions? Click below to request more information

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To see the campus and hear directly from some of our current and former students, please watch these videos.



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