Parson Days Checklist

You MUST complete this checklist to register.

Parson Days is the orientation for new students to Snead State Community College.  Parson Days will prepare new students for fall registration. To make your experience the best it can be, it's important that students complete the checklist before attending Parson Days. Priority registration for sessions will be given to students who have completed this checklist beforehand.

Before you can register for a Parson Days session, you will need to make sure you have completed all of the items on this checklist. Not completing all items on the checklist will prevent you from registering for a Parson Days session.

  • If you have taken the ACT/SAT exam, ensure documentation of official scores have been sent to the Office of Admissions.
  • If you have scored less than a 20 on the math portion of the ACT, less than an 18 on the English portion, or did not take the ACT, please email studentservices@snead.edu to determine your next steps. The ACCUPLACER test is given without an appointment Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. - noon at the Boaz Campus. 
  • If you are in a transfer major and plan to transfer to a four-year college or university once you complete courses at Snead State, you will need a STARS Guide with you at check-in for Parson Days. A STARS Guide is a transfer template that will provide you the major specific courses that you can take at Snead State that will transfer to your four-year college or university.
  • If you want to apply for financial aid, you will need to complete a FAFSA.