Welcome to Santa Monica College, the #1 transfer college to UCLA, USC, LMU & the UC system.
Our events and resouces below will help you as you begin your journey as an SMC student.
SMC Start Up
Join us for SMC Start Up! There will be free food, fun, a DJ and ways for students to get connected with each other, campus clubs and resources!
Attending VIP Welcome is a great way for students to learn about SMC, meet other students and make valuable connections with SMC's diverse community and programs.
Missed one of our events?
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Come explore your Area of Interest!
Not sure what you want to study? Let SMC help you explore your options to help you get on the right academic path. This video shows you how to use the Areas of Interest website to explore programs to earn degrees and certificates that will lead to your dream job!
SMC Promise Program
The Santa Monica College Promise (SMCP) program is a collection of services and benefits for first-time college students who just recently graduated from high school.
Get Connected. Get Informed.
Stay connected with SMC GO, the official app of Santa Monica College. SMC GO is more than a resource, it’s a journey, full of tips, videos, and ways to keep achieving. Begin with Start, then Manage your day, Connect to enrich your college experience, and GO towards your goals.
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Let's Get Social 🎉💙 #ProudToBeSMC
We want to here from you! Let's us know a little bit about yourself. Share photos, tag them with our SMC instagram sticker packs, and connect with us on social media!