Register for Classes!


How to Register for Classes at SCCC

  • Classes begin Thursday, September 3, 2015. See the course listings.
  • To register as a new, full-time, matriculated student, you must apply by August 25, 2015.
  • We have added two additional start dates for the fall semester:
    September 17 and October 8. You can apply for admission for the September 17 start date as late as September 12 and you can apply for the October 8 start date as late as September 29. See courses that start September 17.
  • New Students: To enroll, please call 518-381-1366 or stop by the Admissions Office in the Stockade Building on the main campus or email or apply here.
  • Returning or New Part-Time Students: See below for information about registering.
  • Registration for non-credit classes continues on a rolling basis.
  • For drop, withdrawal and other important dates, see the academic calendar.

    One of the state’s most affordable colleges and, increasingly, a first-choice college for so many in the Capital Region, SCCC offers flexible and excellent academic programming along with small class sizes where students really get to know their professors.

Schenectady County Community College
78 Washington Avenue
Registrar’s Office, Elston Hall, Room 212
Schenectady, NY 12305
(518) 381-1348
Hours of Operation.

Fall 2015 Registration Calendar

Continuing Matriculated Students


We encourage continuing students to register via the web as early as possible for the best course selections.  Matriculated students must meet with their advisor first (obtain your advisor PIN) before registering. 

Click here to read more about Registration for Continuing Students.

Need an Advisement PIN? Click here.

Click here to begin the registration process.


Continuing Non-Matriculated Students

If you have previously taken courses at SCCC and know your 9-digit SCCC ID #, please click here.

If you do not know your SCCC ID #, give us a call for assistance.

If the course for which you wish to register has a prerequisite which you meet but not with an SCCC course, please register in person and bring proof of meeting the prerequisite course(s).


New Matriculated Students

(Degree or Certificate Seeking)

If you wish to take courses toward an SCCC degree or certificate, please click here to apply.

Once you are admitted, you will receive information about advisement/registration.  Please give our Admissions Office a call if you have any questions: (518) 381-1366.

New Non-Matriculated Students

If you are a new non-matriculated student wishing to register for a class, please come to the Registrar's Office to complete and submit a registration form. 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


Past Returning Students

(from Fall 2013 or before)

If you have taken courses at SCCC, but not since Fall '13 or before, please register in person and reactivate your status. 

Non-Credit Courses

Click here to enter your request for non-credit registration. You will receive a confirming e-mail in a few days once your registration has been processes.  Please call our Workforce Development Office at (518) 381-1315 if you have any questions concerning our non-credit courses.

Please be aware of all our dates and important information by clicking here and selecting the appropriate Registration Calendar.

Tuition & Finance

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SCCC's Online Courses

With over 70 classes to choose from in many disciplines, SCCC makes online study convenient for students. Go to the Online Learning Page>>