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Corsair Connect

PDF FileCorsair Connect Guide


Know Your Enrollment Date

Have a ZERO ($0.00) balance

In order to enroll you must clear any previous fees and fees from Spring 2020. Pay your fees online through Corsair Connect.

You can also contact the Cashier's Office.

SMC Promise students whose fees have yet to be paid by the program will still be able to enroll.

Prepare Your Classes

Thousands of students enroll each term, so being ready early is important.

Connect with a Counselor

SMC has the largest network of community college counselors in California, ready to assist you remotely! Check out our new Counseling website so you can connect with a counselor soon. Our counselors are eager to provide support, answer your questions about enrollment, and help you navigate this "new normal" in just a click away!

Link: How to Connect with a Counselor

​Online anytime - with MyEdPlan

Every counselor will tell you, use MyEdPlan. This award-winning education planner allows you to set goals and see your progress. You can also send your education plan for review by a counselor. Use the My EdPlan link to Login, see upcoming workshops, and learn more about this amazing tool.

Plan Your Schedule

You know your classes, now you have to balance and manage life with school. The Schedule Planner online tool helps you plan the perfect semester in just a few moments. Important to remember: This is a planning tool; you cannot enroll directly from Schedule Planner.

Enroll Online

Enroll online using Corsair Connect on or after your enrollment date. Use the PDF FileCorsair Connect Guide if you need help enrolling.

Add yourself to the Open Seat Notification List or Wait List for any classes that are full. Wait Lists open 2 weeks before the semester starts. After joining, availability notifications are sent via email.

Purchase your textbooks online at the SMC Bookstore.

Clear Your Holds

You will not be able to enroll until holds are cleared. If you have a hold, a message will appear when you Login to Corsair Connect. Read the instructions carefully on how to remove the hold.

Important Reminders

  • Use the PDF FileCorsair Connect Guide if you have questions about adding classes or paying fees.

  • Check your Financial Aid if you want to know the status of your award, or find out when to expect your disbursement. Follow these steps:

    1. Log in to Corsair Connect

    2. Find the section on the left called “SMC Quick Links

    3. Click “Financial Aid

  • If you haven't done so already, apply for Financial Aid. This process can take time, so to get your money as early as possible you should apply as early as possible.

  • ​Attending SMC right out of a California high school? Contact Admissions & Records to see if you qualify for 2 years of free enrollment with the Santa Monica College Promise!