We understand your commitment to our young people and you play a critical role in the decision students make regarding their college choices. We can team together to help make a difference in a student's life beyond the high school years. The Counselor Corner is your hub for all Shelton State’s recruiting and admission information. Here you will find admission updates, counseling resources, and RSVP links to upcoming events.

The Office of Recruiting is committed to providing you with up-to-date information that can help students who are interested in joining the Shelton State family. We encourage you and your students to explore Shelton. We are committed to helping student explore the endless opportunities of higher education in academic or technical education.

If we can be of any assistance to you, whether it is to schedule a campus visit, high school visit, personal contact of your students, or school presentation, please let us know. 

Important Dates:

  • Registration for Fall 2016 opens July 8th at 8:00 a.m.
Recruiting Publications: 

Admissions Step by Step Guide
Financial Aid Step by Step Guide
Career Technical Dual Enrollment 
SSCC Fact Sheet
Academic Viewbook
Technical Viewbook

Financial Aid Information:
  • FAFSA School Code:  005691
  • Fall 2016 Semester 2015-2016 FAFSA 2015 Tax Returns
Financial Aid and Scholarship Workshops Information: Room 1826

Wednesday  July 7, 2016 2:00-4:00 p.m. 
Wednesday  July 13, 2016 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday  July 20, 2016 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday July 27, 2016 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday August 10, 2016
2:00-4:00 p.m.
Schedule Compass Appointment

Office of Recruiting Staff

Mr. Tennyson (T.J.) Smith, Director of Recruiting and Dual Enrollment
Schools: Brookwood, Demopolis, Gordo, Greene Co., Hale Co., Hillcrest, 
                Northside, Tuscaloosa Co., Sipsey Valley

Mr. Forrest Smith, Recruiter 
Schools:    ACA, Bessemer Academy, Bibb County, Cahawba Christian,
                Greensboro, Hale County, Linden, Pickens Academy, Pickens County,    
                Southern Academy, Sumter Academy, Sumter Central, Tuscaloosa Academy

Mr. Larry Gray, Technical Recruiter 
Schools: Aliceville, Marengo Academy, Marengo High, Sweet Water
and All Career Tech Centers