​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the SMC Transfer/Counseling Center!

The Transfer/Counseling Center is available to assist all continuing SMC students.

Students in their first year of college should see a counselor in the Welcome Center: (310) 434-8101

F-1 Visa Students must see a counselor in the International Counseling Center: (310) 434-4218

​The Transfer Counseling Center is seeing students on a Drop-in ("first-come, first-served") basis. Additionally, 3-5 minute "express" counseling is available to address quick questions. 

Please note: During peak enrollment periods, the student wait list may sometimes close earlier than posted closing times due to ​student demand. 

* The Counseling Department will be closed on September 3 (Labor Day), November 1(Veterans        Day), and November 22 and 23 (Thanksgiving).​

​Hours for Fall 2018

Monday and Thursday: 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. (closed September 3, Novemeber 12, and November 22)
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Wedneday: 8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. (closed November 23)

​​We look forward to helping you with all of your academic planning needs!


1900 Pico Boulevard

Santa Monica, CA 90405-1628


​(310) 434-4210


Counseling Complex Building