Visiting Students

Join Us @ SCCC

Schenectady County Community College offers a wealth of options for students from other colleges who wish to pick up a class or two and transfer the credits back to your institution. Summer, online, and winter classes are available at the lowest tuition rates in the Capital Region. You will find friendly people in an easy to navigate campus!

If you are a new non-matriculated student (visiting student) wishing to register for a class, please come to the Registrar's Office to complete and submit a registration form or call (518) 381-1348. If the course for which you wish to register has a prerequisite which you meet but not with an SCCC course, please bring proof of meeting the prerequisite course(s). New non-matriculated students may begin registering when General Registration begins.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Registrar's Office at (518) 381-1348 or

Important info for visiting students:

  • Registration Form (PDF)
  • Certificate of Residence
  • Immunizations - if you are taking more than 6 credits on campus, you will be contacted regarding immunization.
  • Transcript Information - if you are a visiting student from another college and would like to transfer your SCCC credit, you will need to request an official transcript be sent at the completion of the semester. Always check with your home institution for transferability of the course(s) you are taking.
  • Tuition and Fees