Advising Month 2024 helps students prepare for summer and fall

It’s time to prepare as Southern Maine Community College (SMCC) Fall Semester registration starts on March 4. Advising Basic

Advising Month, which kicks off March 1 and runs all month, is the time SMCC doubles down to help students succeed. Students should review their degree audit, meet with a faculty or staff advisor, ask questions about which classes to take, and plan ahead before registering.

Registration for fall begins:

  • Monday, March 4 at 6 a.m., for current students with 30 or more credits and veterans
  • Wednesday, March 6 at 6 a.m., for current students with fewer than 30 credits

Staff advisors at the Welcome Center in the South Portland Campus Center are available to help. You can also call 207-741-5835 or email

Registration for summer classes also begins Monday, February 26 for current students. Open registration for summer begins March 18, and classes start May 28.