Summer Programs


2024 Summer Programs

SMC Preview Days

Get a head start on your SMC experience by attending one of the SMC Preview Days! This summer SMC is offering 4 different Preview Days, so select the date that works for you and get connected to SMC students and resources early.  

Sign up for a SMC Preview Day.

Dates: July 18, July 23, or July 31


A one-day orientation program emphasizing team building and community for new students in the SMC Black Collegians Program.

Sign up by July 17 to save your spot in Transitions!

Dates: July 25 and July 26

Summer Math Boot Camp

Prepare for your fall math class by reviewing core concepts including study skills and resources. The Summer Math Boot Camp consists of 2 online meetings and 3 in-person meetings, and each meeting is only 2 hrs is 5 meetings in total with 2 time options to choose from

Sign up for the Summer Math Boot Camp now

Dates: July 30, August 1, August 5, August 7, and August 9 

College Kickoff: A Summer Social for New Students

An exciting day created specifically for first-year students, packed with fun activities and opportunities to meet new friends. College Kickoff is a fantastic way to learn about all of the valuable resources available to you at SMC, so you can navigate your academic journey with confidence and make the most of your college experience.

Sign up now, space is limited! RSVP for College Kickoff

Dates: August 9 or August 14

DREAM Orientation 

Santa Monica College DREAM Program invites SMC undocumented students to learn about the services and resources available to them and their families.

Learn how to pay for college, find resources and programs available to you, and meet the SMC Dream team!  

Check your SMC email to RSVP.

Dates: TBD

Camino Al Exito

A one-day orientation program that provides new students and parents in the SMC’s Latino Center/Adelante Program an opportunity to develop their SMC support network.

You only have until August 7 to sign up to attend Camino Al Exito . RSVP for Camino Al Exito to save your seat!  

Dates: August 15 or August 16

STEM Skills

STEM Skills week provides newly admitted STEM/MAS program students with intensive preparation for fall math and science courses.

Dates: August 14 – August 18

VIP Welcome

Spend an exciting day at your new college for VIP Welcome! Our campus will be full of activities, tours, workshops, and ways to get connected for this in-person event. Live music, food, and free swag as well — come early and don't miss out.

Let us know you'll be at VIP Welcome in person on August 23! RSVP for in person VIP Welcome

Prefer to attend online? Great! Join us online on August 20 for day full of great info! RSVP for the online VIP Welcome

Welcome to Santa Monica College!