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 currently seeing students on an appointment basis. Appointments can be made up to one week in advance. Please call (310) 434-4210 or visit the Counseling Complex Building to schedule an appointment. For quick questions, 5– 10 minutes, "Express Counseling" is also available.
If you are unable to enroll for a Math or English class, Anatomy 1, Biology 21, or Chemistry 11 you may come into our office with official or unofficial transcripts to verify that you have satisfied the prerequisite. For all other science waivers, please email ScienceWaivers@smc.edu for instructions through the Science Department.
Counselors do not provide counseling over the phone. However, some topics can be handled via Online Counseling which is available at smc.edu/oc.
Monday: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Monday, April 8 through Friday, April 12 (Spring Break)
Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day)
We look forward to helping you with all of your academic planning needs!
1900 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90405-1628
Counseling Complex Building
Map of Location: (View a detailed map of the main campus.)