Computer Labs and Information Technology

Using computers to learn, in-person or online

Computer Labs and Services Available Online

Newly Admitted

Once you are admitted, you must activate your online services. This only needs to be done once.

Admitted and with Activated Online Services (Before Your Classes Start)

If you have activated your online services, you have access to:

Current Students

Once your classes begin, your SMC student email account can send and receive messages to and from any email address, including those outside of SMC.

You also have access to:

  • Google Apps: Google Drive, Google Docs, and several other Google services beyond email
  • Microsoft 365 (formerly called Microsoft Office 365): Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and OneDrive

Current Students in Classes with Specialized Software

if you are enrolled for the semester currently in progress, and are also enrolled in a specific class that has arranged to use specialized software, you also have access to that software through the "Virtual Computer Lab". Your instructor will tell you if you're in one of these classes.

SMC Virtual Computer Lab

Quick Self-Help Web Page

www.smc.edu/studentithelp

Want to ask a question?

We answer questions about SMC information technology by email, telephone, and sometimes a chat line during our business hours.

Ask studentITHELP a question

Former Students (Alumni)

Online services for former students are discontinued after a grace period. Transfer your files to personal storage services before your enrollment ends.