New Student Orientation



We are just a few short weeks from the start of the 2021 Philander Smith College Spring Semester of classes!  We have planned an awesome virtual registration experience for you. You are invited to join us for a Registration Zoom meeting. You must register in advance for the meeting of your choice utilizing the following links, which can be accessed from your computer, tablet or smartphone.


Get ready for the 2021 Spring Semester!  

Register Virtually or In Person
January 7th-15th 

Virtual (10a - 1p) - See Dates Below
In Person (8:30 a.m - 5:00 p.m.) 

We strongly encourage you to complete the registration process virtually (See virtual dates below).  However, if you must visit an office in-person, you will have that opportunity as well (masking and social distancing guidelines apply) during business hours.  Remember that you must make an appointment to visit with the Office of Financial Aid at  If you have not done so, please complete your 2020-2021 FAFSA at

Sign-up for Virtual Registration 


Friday, January 8th
9:00 a.m.  - Kendall Nugent Center

*In-person registration available for new and transfer students only 

Register Now

Wednesday, January 13th
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Virtual

Register Now

Thursday, January 14th
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Virtual

Register Now

Friday, January 15th
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Virtual

Register Now

Classes Begin Tuesday, January 19, 2021. 


Financial Aid

Be sure that you have submitted your ‘20-'21 FAFSA, and any verification documents that have been requested of you to


Login Issues
If you are having a problem with logging in to the JICS Portal, please send an email to


COVID Updates
The PSC COVID website is updated weekly; be sure to visit often for information. 



We are excited that you have chosen to attend Philander Smith College and look forward to seeing you!

As you prepare to attend Philander, please view the Registration Checklist page to ensure you have completed all registration steps. Completing these steps in advance will help make your arrival and check in a much smoother process.


Registration Checklist