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Santa Monica College Counseling Annex
(310) 434-4836
Fax: (310) 434-3620

1900 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405
Email: Cooper_Bonita@smc.edu


Join SMC Upward Bound 

  • If you

    • attend Crenshaw or Venice H.S.

    • have a 2.5 GPA or above

    • are in 9th or 10th grade

    • are a U.S. citizen

    • are first generation to go to college

    • meet income eligibility

  • Upward Bound offers

    • Saturday Academy twice monthly

    • Bus transportation and lunch

    • Six week summer program

    • Stat of the art classrooms/computers

    • College visits/Cultural activities

    • Tutoring/instruction in core subjects


If attending a 4 year college and obtaining a BA degree is your dream, SMC Upward Bound is for you!

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Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education

Enrollment is limited

Call (310) 434-4836 (Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.) if you are interested or sign up in the college center. We will contact you and ask to see your most recent progress report card.