New Students

New Students

Students who wish to take only their Fall 2020 classes 100% online should contact the Pioneer Advising Center.


Have questions? Need help? Contact SMC's student success team.


Wednesday, August 5 – Monday, August 17:  Staggered move-in for resident students

Wednesday, August 19: all classes begin online. The first three days of classes (August 19-21) will be all online.

Monday, August 24: the first day of physical classes will be held. Please visit our FAQ about Academics During COVID19 page for more details.

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



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: