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International Education Center

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to Santa Monica College! Santa Monica College (SMC) is recognized as one of the best community colleges in California and the nation. SMC provides the first two years of American university education and more students transfer from the College to the University of California system, including UCLA, than from any other school. Large numbers also transfer to the California State University (CSU) system, and to the best public and private schools in California and throughout the U.S. The College offers an Intensive English Program (IEP) and more than 60 academic degree programs. SMC supports students with a variety of services from tutoring and academic counseling to a number of sports, activities and clubs. We look forward to your application to SMC; you'll be joining a global community of over 3,300 international students in sunny southern California!

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Application Deadlines​

Summer 2017
Out of country: April 15
In country: May 15​

Fall 2017
Out of country: July​ 1
In country: July 15​

Winter 2018
Out of country: October 15
In country: November 15

International Education​

Hours of Operation: Spring 2017​
Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-4:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-12:30pm

We will be closed 
Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017
12:00pm - 4:00pm only

Saturday & Sunday
and these holidays:​

​Monday, May 29, 2017 
Memorial Day
Friday, June 16, 2017
Professional Development
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Independence Day
​​​Monday, Sept. 4, 2017
Labor Day

International Education Counseling Center (IEC-C)​

Hours of Operation: Spring 2017
Monday- Thursday: 8:00am-3:30pm
Friday: 8:00am-12:00pm


Saturdays, Sundays and these special days:​​

​Memorial Day, Mon May 29, 2017
Professional Development Day, Fri June 16, 2017
Independence Day, Tue July 4, 2017
Labor Day Mon Sept 4, 2017


Contact Us​

International Education Center
1900 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Phone: (310) 434-4217
Fax: (310) 434-3651

International Counseling
1734 Pearl St
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone: (310) 434-4218
Fax: (310) 434-3632

Include your name and/or student or app ID in any communications.

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