​​​​​​​​​​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 now seeing students on a Drop-in ("first-come, first-served") basis. Additionally, 5-10 minute "express" counseling is available to address quick questions. We currently also have appointments available which can be made up to a week in advance. Please call (310) 434-4210 to make an appointment.​

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

Hours for Summer 2018 (June 18–August 25)

Weeks​ 2–9 (June 25–August 17)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.

Week 10​ (August ​20–25)
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Friday: 1–4:30 p.m.      
Saturday: 9 a.m.–​2:30 p.m.

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