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Degrees to Launch Any Career

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Southwestern Michigan College is a small college with big opportunities. The 240-acre campus is safe, beautiful, and always busy with activities. Experience it for yourself—all while getting a high-quality education you can take anywhere.

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Registration for Spring Classes Is Open

There's still time to apply and register! Fill out the free application, then sign up for New Student Orientation to get started. Classes begin January 25!

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Spring New Student Orientation

Starting at SMC in January? Complete New Student Orientation to register for classes and learn how to succeed at SMC!

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January 22, 2021

Virtual Roadrunner Days

Sign up for an online Roadrunner Day to learn about all that SMC has to offer! Meet staff, talk with program deans, get tips for minimizing debt and more!

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January 22, 2021

Virtual Roadrunner Days

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January 25, 2021

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February 19, 2021

Virtual Roadrunner Days

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May 14, 2021

Sp 21 Semester Ends

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May 15, 2021

Sp 21 Commencement

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June 07, 2021

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