Admissions & Aid

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Start here. Go anywhere.

Attending SC4 is a smart decision. It’s one that will help you go anywhere. You’ll benefit from affordable tuition, flexibility, a high-quality education, a vibrant campus community, and faculty and staff dedicated to maximizing your success. 

Beginning your college career at SC4 requires a few steps, but we’re here to help you get through all of them! 

First Step: Apply to SC4

SC4 has a different application depending on what type of student you are. Click on the link below that best describes you, follow directions to apply and then be sure to scroll down on this page for next steps!

Next Steps

This step is optional, but you may be surprised at what you qualify for! Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and find out. You’ll need SC4’s Federal School Code, which is 002310.

High school guests, college guests, students attending for personal enrichment, and students without a high school diploma or GED are not eligible for financial aid. Learn more about the financial aid process and the types of aid that are available.

If you need to transfer credits from other colleges or universities, have official transcripts sent to SC4 as soon as possible to allow time for evaluation. Official transcripts can be sent electronically to or by mail to:

Enrollment Services
St. Clair County Community College
323 Erie Street
P.O. Box 5015
Port Huron MI 48061-5015

To set up your campus account, go to You will need your SC4 acceptance letter and Social Security Number if you provided it on your application. If you did not supply your Social Security Number, go directly to and use the last four digits of your SC4 student ID number. If you need help, please give us a call at (810) 989-5500.

Once you have your Portal password, you can access the SC4 Student Portal, your SC4 email account, Microsoft Office 365 and Canvas online courses.

New students are required to take assessments for math and writing skills (or submit scores from previous assessment tests) in order to register for English (ENG), mathematics (MTH), or some science courses where a specific level of writing or math proficiency is required. These assessments ensure that you’re placed in the right courses. This also applies to transfer students without college-level English and/or math classes on a college transcript.

SC4 accepts scores from the following assessment tests:  SAT, ACT, and ACCUPLACER. Consider taking ACCUPLACER assessments at the SC4 Testing Center if you took the ACT / SAT exam in high school. Call (810) 989-5555 to schedule your assessment tests. If you have your SC4 student number, you can also schedule your testing appointment online.

Avoid registration delays for future semesters by getting testing requirements completed soon!

An advising appointment is not currently required for new students, but you are encouraged to make an appointment to discuss class selection, degree requirements and transfer planning. To schedule an appointment please visit the Advising page.

You can log into our online Student Planning tool to plan your degree and schedule your classes each semester.  Access frequently asked questions about student planning, or call (810) 989-5500 for help or if you have other questions.

You can register and pay for your classes either online or in the Self-Service Room of the SC4 Welcome Center. SC4 also offers tuition payment plans.

Title IX notice

Title IX is a federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any educational program or activity in educational institutions that receive federal funding. This law extends coverage to employment applicants as well as students, employees, or others affiliated with the College. Learn more or report concerns of potential Title IX violations.

Annual Security and Fire Safety Report notice

SC4’s current Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available. The Annual Security Report discloses information concerning campus safety and security policies and procedures, as well as statistics regarding certain types of crimes, per Clery Act requirements, reported to the campus and local law enforcement during the prior calendar year. SC4 also will provide a paper copy of our most recent Report upon request.