A joint partnership between Santa Monica College and the City of Santa Monica, designed to meet the needs of under-represented youth living near the college.​

Winter 2020 Office Hours

Monday:          8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday:         10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday:    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thursday:        8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday:             Closed

​Program Offerings

  • Academic Counseling

  • Career Counseling

  • Wellness Counseling

  • Priority enrollment

  • Textbook vouchers

  • Assistance with financial aid, CA DREAM Act and scholarships search

Eligibility Requirements

  • Are 17-24 years old

  • Graduated from Santa Monica High School or Olympic High School

  • Must have placed into pre-college Math or English

  • Have financial need as verified by FAFSA

  • Complete a PPP application

How to Apply

  1. Attend an Information Session. Call (310) 434-4926 to schedule.
  2. Complete an application packet and submit all additional documents as soon as possible to the Pico Partnership Office in S238.


For questions or information, call (310) 434-4926 or stop by the Pico Partnership office at the Student Services Center (SSC), Room S238: PDF FileMap