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 only. 5-10 minute Express counseling is also available to address quick questions. Please note: During enrollment, the student wait list may close earlier several hours earlier than the posted closing hour depending on student demand.  Please arrive well ahead of posted closing times in order to ensure being seen

​Fall 2017

Regular Hours of Operation:

*Monday/Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.   *During the month of November 2017, we will be open until 6:30PM on Mondays and Thursdays

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Transfer Counseling Center will be closed on the following Campus Holidays:
Sept. 4, Labor Day/Nov. 10 Veteran's Day/Nov. 23 and 24 Thanksgiving.

We will close on Dec. 22, 2017 and reopen on Tues, Jan. 2, 2018 for the Holiday Break
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

Map of Location: (PDF FileView a detailed map of the main campus.)

Map of SMC Main Campus with location of the Transfer Center