Student Activities

The Student Engagement Department is committed to complementing the academic experience by providing students with an opportunity to connect with other students and the campus community. Students have the opportunity to become engaged through a variety of educational, cultural, entertaining, and fun programs throughout the year.

Ambassador Program

The SCC Ambassador Program is a select group of students who represent the college at special events on campus and in the community. All ambassadors have completed a successful interview with the selection committee, have at least a 3.0 GPA, participate in a special leadership training class, and serve the college 3-5 hours each week.

Art Club

The Art Club visits exhibitions and museums and displays and sells members’ works in fairs. The club also invites artists and craftspeople to campus for demonstrations and workshops. Members are exposed to an advanced level of artistry in a variety of mediums and have opportunities to work with acclaimed artists. The Art Club assists with the art shows held in the Wyche Gallery located on the 2nd floor of A-Building.

Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU)

The purpose of Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU) is to build movements of people who are transformed by Jesus Christ. The student-led movements seek to introduce students to Christ, help them grow in faith, encourage them to passionately live life in a manner consistent with belief in the God of the Bible, and inspire commitment to advancing the purposes of God in the world. The group meets for a time of devotion and prayer. CRU members coordinate the See You at the Pole event and assist with the student Christmas party. All students are welcome to participate.

Club Trio

The goal of Club TRIO is to meet the continuous need of students who are interested in pursuing higher learning. Club TRIO exposes club members to various colleges and universities through campus visits and tours. Members also participate in educational opportunities, college awareness events, and leadership workshops. The club serves our campus and community through service projects and exhibitions that enhance cultural diversity on campus. All students are invited to participate in Club Trio.

Cosmetology Club

The Cosmetology Club sponsors educational programs and trips to enhance classroom learning and to promote understanding between cosmetologists and the public. Members may participate in SkillsUSA competitions on local, state and higher levels, where students have the opportunity to earn scholarship monies. A student must be enrolled in a cosmetology program to join this club.

Future Educators Club

The Future Educators Club enhances professional growth and encourages fellowship among current and future teacher leaders. Members promote and advocate for high quality and excellence in care, education, and service for young children, students, and families.

Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) Club

The MLT Club provides members with information about current trends in the profession, promotes public awareness of the profession, provides funds for the MLT scholarships, and supports social activities for MLT students. MLT and pre-MLT students are encouraged to join, but the club is open to any student who has an interest in MLT.

Phi Theta Kappa

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is a national collegiate level academic honor society which recognizes academic excellence of SCC students. College transfer and technical students accumulating a grade point average of 3.5 or better with at least 12 semester hours are eligible for nomination to this prestigious organization. PTK provides opportunities for the development of leadership and service to the campus and community as well as opportunities for financial scholarships. The SCC chapter is the second oldest chapter in the Carolina region and has inducted over 3,000 SCC students into PTK.

Science Club

The Science Club encourages student interest in science and provides an opportunity for students and faculty to share this interest. All students are eligible to join this club. Activities usually include meetings with visiting scientists as guest lecturers; real life science-related field trips; interaction with science students from neighboring institutions; and participation in projects, such as Earth Day activities, that help the college and local communities.

SkillsUSA

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps students excel by providing educational programs, events, and competitions that support career and technical education in the classroom. SkillsUSA members have the opportunity to compete at local, state, and national levels in a variety of events. Medalists in the events may be awarded scholarships to be used to further their education.

Student Government Association

The Student Government Association (SGA) is the official organization authorized by the administration to represent all students at Southeastern Community College. All students of SCC are automatically members of SGA and are encouraged to assist with planning student activities and participate or volunteer at events as well as run for office. The SGA is a vital component of student life as it provides a variety of activities for students to participate in; it is the voice of the student body and has paved the way for open lines of communication between students and administration. Students receive practical experience in responsible citizenship through participation in SGA. The SGA president is a non-voting member of the college’s Board of Trustees, and SGA representatives serve on standing college committees. Elections for SGA officer positions are held annually.

Official Announcements

Southeastern Community College publishes official college information in the SCC Student Catalog & Handbook. All students are responsible for information provided in these publications. The Student Catalog & Handbook describes academic programs and degree requirements, continuing education programs, and special programs. It gives detailed information on college procedures, services, and regulations. Course offerings for curriculum and continuing education programs are listed in the semester schedule, which is posted on the college website (www.sccnc.edu).

Student information and notices are distributed via student email.

Visitors

SCC encourages appropriate use of its facilities by citizens of the area in accordance with the purpose and policies of the institution, Policy 2.01 – Use of College Facilities/Equipment. Organizations may request facility use by calling (910) 788- 6346.

SCC's president has authorized appropriate college officials to ban any student or non-student from the campus whose presence or actions may be inappropriate at a particular place or event. (Policy 2.01)

Rules and Regulations

The Student Handbook outlines rules and regulations.