Campus Tours & Recruitment Staff

Opelika and Wadley Campus Tours

Tours on the Opelika and Wadley Campuses  are available during the 2023 Fall Semester Monday through Thursday at either 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. excluding holidays and days when the college is closed or has an event on campus. 

Tours must be scheduled in advance.  To schedule a tour, visit the College's Event Registration webpage.  Find the date you would like to tour; click on the date if available, and select the tour time and correct campus; then complete the registration form.  Once you have registered and submitted the request, you will receive an email confirmation with instructions about where to arrive to begin your tour. 

This is a walking tour led by a student ambassador. You should prepare for it to last around one hour. Please note that tours are dependent on weather.  

The online form is for individual tours only.  To schedule a group tour for your school or organization,  contact Chris Franklin at

Valley Campus Tours

To schedule a tour of the Valley Campus, please contact Mercedes Pena at (334) 756-4151 ext 5203 or

Virtual Tour 

Virtual Tour: Click on the following link to take a virtual tour of all three Southern Union State Community College Campuses: Virtual Tour. Enjoy a fully immersive, interactive experience through the use of high-definition panoramic imagery merged together to form a full 360° virtual environment! Don't forget to turn on your sound and listen to the narrations to learn more about Southern Union. 

Technical Division Tour: For a detailed tour of our Center for Integrated Manufacturing click on the following link: Technical Division Tour.

Southern Union Recruitment Staff

If you have questions regarding Southern Union or would like to request a Southern Union representative for your event, please contact your recruiter listed below.

If you don’t see your school or area listed but would like information about Southern Union, contact Jeremy Taunton. 

Jeremy Taunton, Coordinator of Academic Advising/Recruiter or 334-745-6437 ext. 5305

Alabama Recruiting Areas:

  • Elmore County
  • Jefferson County
  • Lee County
  • Montgomery County
    • George Washington Carver High School, Jefferson Davis High School, Park Crossing High School, Robert E. Lee High School, Sidney Lanier High School
  • Shelby County

Kenneth Gray, Advisor/Recruiter or 334-745-6437 ext. 5306

Alabama Recruiting Areas:

  • Autauga County
  • Montgomery County
    • Alabama Christian Academy, Booker T. Washington Magnet High School, Brewbaker Technology Magnet High School, Evangel Christian Academy, Hooper Academy, LAMP Magnet High School, Macon-East Montgomery Academy, Montgomery Catholic High School, Montgomery Academy, St. James School, Trinity Presbyterian School
  • Tallapoosa County

Shawn Caldwell, Advisor/Recruiter or 334-745-6437 ext. 5483 

Recruiting Areas:

  • Alabama
    • Barbour County
    • Chambers County
    • Macon County
    • Russell County
  • Georgia
    • Muscogee County
    • Troup County

Tiffanie Character, Advisor/Recruiter or 334-745-6437 ext. 5154

Alabama Recruiting Areas:

  • Clay County
  • Cleburne County
  • Coosa County
  • Randolph County
  • Talladega County