New Students

New Students


SMC will reopen campus for the fall semester, with classes scheduled to begin on Wednesday, August 19.

A virtual Town Hall meeting with campus reopening information for students and families was held on June 25. A link to the meeting recording has been sent to your SMC email and to the parent/family email address on file.


Have questions? Need help? Contact your Admissions Counselor or Julie Lanford, Executive Director of Admissions and Enrollment Services, at or 854-587-4233.


Wednesday, August 5 – Monday, August 17:  Staggered move-in for resident students
Wednesday, August 19: classes begin. 
Tuesday, November 24: on campus classes end. All students finish the last week of the semester and final exams online
Friday, December 4: last day of classes
Wednesday, December 9: last day of exams



Time to GET EXCITED, new Pioneers!

You're about to start college life at SMC. The 2020 incoming class is tough and Pioneers are even tougher.

Like all colleges and universities, life on SMC's campus is going to be a little challenging due to the global pandemic.

The good news is that there are some easy steps we’ll all take, together, to keep our campus open and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

To learn more, click on the appropriate link below: