WHAT DO WE OFFER?
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A NETWORK of faculty, students, classes and essential services. Our goal is to promote Latino student success by providing a wide range of bilingual services which include:

*Academic, vocational, and personal   
 counseling
                                                           
*Financial aid/scholarship information
                                       Students at Latino Center Banquet

image* Educational planning

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Access to Counseling Complex Computer Lab

* Tutoring (however, very limited due to budget cuts)




HOW CAN YOU CONTACT US?                                                Students at Latino Center Open House

LATINO CENTER:
* Located in the Counseling Complex 
* Open  Mon: 8:30a - 6p; Tue: 8:30a -  7:30p; Wed & Thu: 9a - 5; Fri: 8a-1:30p. 
* (310) 434-4459

Office staff, counselors and tutors are located in the Counseling Complex.

Counseling Complex is also home to the African American Collegian Center & the Pico Partnership On the Move Program.  All collaborate to offer students a variety of services. You are welcome to explore the services of all three centers.

DO WE WORK WITH SMC FACULTY & STAFF?

We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with faculty & staff on projects/activities related to the advancement of Latino or other historically underrepresented student populations. 

Past collaboration has included:
*in-class presentations about Latino Center & Counseling Department services
*consultation regarding individual students about whom classroom faculty are   
  concerned
*announcement of activities/opportunities of interest to the general Latino student 
  population
*collaboration on in-class assignments or activities targeting retention, transfer or 
  other advancement/development of Latino students
*providing brochures and bilingual flyers concerning Latino Center programs & 
  services
*staffing assistance for special activities or events 

Please contact the Latino Center in order to discuss your interest.

Counseling Complex (310) 434-4459

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