The SMC Marketing and Communications Department provides award-winning strategy and design services to the Santa Monica College community. This site provides the tools, artwork, and guidelines to help us all create a powerful and consistent brand image that is readily recognizable by our audiences.

We’re here to help you! Our services may range from initial design concepts and communications strategy to layout; file preparation; photography and editorial/copywriting assistance; and printing coordination of all your promotional materials.

We take an institutional communications approach as a collaborative, service-oriented department. We consider accessibility, consistency, plain language, and user-friendly design.


  • Branding and Logos
  • Communication/Posting
  • Creatives/Graphic Design for Print and Digital
  • Photography
  • Social Media and Digital Marketing
  • Website Design and Accessibility
  • Writing and Editing

For more information, visit Style Guide, Social Media Guide, or Web Guide.

Awards Won by SMC Marketing