Reconnect with Southwest Tennessee Community College: Adult Information Session

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If you have always dreamed about finishing what you started, we can help you "Reconnect Today with Southwest!" Tennessee Reconnect is the State of Tennessee's initiative to help adults enter higher education so that they may gain new skills, advance in the workplace, and fulfill lifelong dreams of completing a degree or credential. Thousands' of people started college, but for various reasons never completed their degree. Southwest Tennessee Community College cares about the academic and career success of our former students.

August 8 has been designated as a special campus day to come and meet with faculty and staff about what is needed to help you "Reconnect Today with Southwest" beginning in the fall 2017 semester. The meet and greet information session will be held on the Macon Cove Campus, in the Bornblum Library, Tuesday, August 8 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

According to Jacqueline Faulkner, Vice President of Student Affairs, "This campus day represents a unique opportunity to allow students to get one step closer to fulfilling their goals of college attainment. We believe that education is the key to creating opportunity and changing the lives of students and their families. We are thrilled to be able to help students remove the financial barrier to completion of their degrees through Tennessee Reconnect funding."

If you want to get the ball started before coming to meet with us, feel free to visit Apply Online page and complete your readmission application, send any transcripts from schools attended since leaving Southwest to us, and complete the 2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) (opens new window) application and use the Southwest school code: 010439. Our team of counselors and advisors can answer any questions you may have about continuing your education.

If you have any questions or cannot make the date above, feel free to contact the Office of Admissions at 901-333-5924 for assistance or send an email to We look forward to helping you complete your degree!