Tennessee Promise

First Time College Student's Checklist

This checklist is used by prospective students who have a GED or high school diploma and have never attended college anywhere before. Follow the checklist outlined below to become a NEW SALUQI.

Submit Online Application

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Pay $10 Application Fee

Be advised, the admission application will not be processed until the application fee is paid.

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Provide Proof of Citizenship

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Create Southwest Student Account and Email

  1. Locate and select the "My.Southwest College Portal" button [located in the top right corner of all pages]
  2. Locate and select "First Time Users"
  3. Follow the instructions on the page and enter information in appropriate boxes
  4. Your username will appear (jsmith) or (jsmith2)
  5. o set up your My.Southwest Student Account, follow the directions and create a password. Keep your password in a secure location.
  6. To access your student account, repeat steps 1 and 2

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Request Record

Southwest Tennessee Community College
Admissions and Records
P.O. Box 780
Memphis, TN 38101-0780

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Proof of Immunization (12+ credits)

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Financial Aid

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Testing Requirements

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New Student Orientation (NSO)

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Advising

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Student Disability Services

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Register for Classes

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Pay for Classes

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Southwest Student Identification (ID) Card

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Parking

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Purchase Textbooks

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Report to Class

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For further assistance, call Admissions and Records at 901-333-5924.

Last updated: August 12, 2015