We make it easy for you to reach your goals. Shawnee Community College accepts all graduates of accredited high schools, as well as those who have earned their GED.


How to Apply for Admission to SCC


Step 1 – Admission Application


Complete an Admission Application. Online and mail-in options are available.

Submit an Admission Application

View Degrees and Certificates

Request Program Information


Step 2 – Placement


Submit your placement test scores or ACT/SAT scores to the Admissions office. Official high school transcripts may also be used.

Placement Testing Information   

Submitting Transcripts to SCC

Office of Admissions and Records
Shawnee Community College
8364 Shawnee College Rd.
Ullin, IL 62992
Attn. Transcript Department


Step 3 – Registering for Classes


Register for classes using one of the available options.

Register for Classes

Search for Courses

Apply for Financial Aid

Tuiton and Fees


Shawnee Community College is accredited until 2024-25 by the Higher Learning Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Higher Learning Commission
Address: 230 South LaSalle Street Suite 7-500 Chicago, IL. 60604
Phone: 1-800-621-7440


Shawnee Community College maintains an open-door admissions policy for all potential students who have obtained a high school diploma or GED Certificate. In the event of space limitations, preference for admissions will be given to District Residents.

Students may be admitted by providing proof of high school completion via official transcript with graduation date.

SCC will accept students currently enrolled in high school into the Escrow Program.

Shawnee Community College is an equal opportunity affirmative action institution. Admission, Financial Aid, Student Employment, Curriculum Requirements, Extra-curricular Participation, Counseling, Career Services and Athletic Programs shall be available to all students without regard to race, sex, age, national origin or disability.

America draws its strength and vitality from the diversity of its people. Shawnee Community College is committed to multicultural diversity and building a pluralistic campus that celebrates and draws upon the talents of all its students and staff.

The college seeks to promote this concept within the curriculum by including information related to multiculturalism in numerous identified courses.

Any student wanting to drop a class will need to contact an advisor, or email

Refund Policy



Contact for More Information

Admissions and Advising
Toll Free: 1-800-481-2242
Phone:     (618) 634-3200