Free tutoring, a full-service library, academic and career counseling—SMC provides everything you need to excel in college.
Learn more about all of our helpful student services below.
Have a general question?
Contact the Information Desk for quick help or to be directed to the appropriate department.
STOP BY the information desk in the David C. Briegel Building
Academic Advising and Resource Center (AARC)
The AARC (pronounced “arc”) is your go-to resource for degree requirements/planning, class registration, transfer options, and career opportunities. You'll work with your academic advisor throughout your time at SMC to help make sure you're staying on track toward your goals.
First Year Experience (FYE)
FYE helps you navigate your first year at SMC, facilitating New Student Orientation and first-year programming.
The bookstore on the Dowagiac campus is where you can buy textbooks, SMC apparel and accessories, technology and other items.
Career Development Office
Located in the Academic Advising and Resource Center on the Dowagiac Campus, the office serves all SMC students. It provides resources and assistance as students pursue internships and full-time employment.
Find out more about SMC career development services.
Carole A. Tate Teaching and Learning Center
Struggling with a class? Need to brush up on your math skills? Get free tutoring and writing assistance--in-person or online--at the Teaching and Learning Center.
SMC was founded on the principle of knowledge for all. Disability Services exists to fulfill that mission by making SMC resources accessible for those with disabilities.
Fred L. Mathews Library
The full-service library provides access to computers and printers. They also maintain a collection of the latest and best movies, music and books for consuming at your leisure.
Mental Health Support
Nothing matters more for your well-being and academic success than your mental health. SMC, in partnership with United Way, provides free teletherapy sessions for students, available through BetterMynd. It takes five minutes to register, select a counselor, and book your first session using any device with internet access. Learn more and register with BetterMynd.
Transfer Resource Services
Decoding university transfer guides can be tricky. Let us take care of that for you. Transfer Resource Services can help you choose a transfer school and select courses that will transfer there.