Student Support Center

The Student Support Center provides a variety of services and programs to help you be successful in college.

Fall & Spring



Student Support Center Hours

West Burlington (Room 102) Keokuk (Room 206)
Monday 7:30 am - 8:00 pm Closed
Tuesday 7:30 am - 6:30 pm 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 8:00 pm 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 6:30 pm 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Disability Accommodations

Our staff members coordinate services that ensure a fair learning environment for individuals with documented disabilities. Click here to learn more.

Student Success Advocate

Student Success Advocates help students at SCC with academic, personal and social barriers. We offer face-to-face services in the Student Support Center located at both the West Burlington and Keokuk campuses. Student Success Advocates can provide guidance, advice, and resources with testing, disability services/accommodations, and retention services. Click here to learn more.

Student Lingo

Online help with study skills, test taking, writing, and more. Click here: Student Lingo.

Testing Services

The Student Support Center offers a secure environment for college placement assessments (ALEKS and Accuplacer), student make-up exams, and numerous other examinations required for select online and correspondence courses and professional certification programs. For more information about the types of tests we proctor, please click here.

Click here for a PDF of the SCC Writing Score & Mandatory Course Placement Chart & Policy.

For testing guidelines please click here.

TRIO Programs

SCC hosts two federally-funded TRIO programs that assist first-generation college students and students from income-eligible families in pursuing a post-secondary education. The programs serve eligible high school students in Burlington, Fort Madison, and Keokuk and eligible SCC students enrolled in the West Burlington and Keokuk campuses.

Click here to go directly to the TRIO webpage.

Fall & Spring



TRIO Hours                           

West Burlington (Room 213) Keokuk (Room 206)
Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Nora Meirotto

Nora Meirotto | Associate of Arts Transfer

After one semester at SCC, I loved it. It had the perfect ratio of students to teachers. They spend time getting to know you as a person.

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