​​​​​​​​​Ombuds Office

Letters & Science Building, Room 124

Phone: (310) 434-3986

Email: ombuds@smc.edu


Ombudsperson/Political Science Professor Eric Oifer: (310) 434-3986

Ombudsperson/Life Science Professor Yvonne Ortega: (310) 434-3986

​Schedule an Appointment - Calendar available in August 2019!

To meet with the ombudsperson, make only one appointment in a week before meeting in person.

Make an Appointment Online


Click the button above, then click SMC Ombuds Appointment to make the appointment. Then, click on a day you would like to visit the office. Click on an available time to schedule an appointment. 

If no times are available to click, all appointment times have been taken. However, you may stop by when the office is open even if you don't have an appointment. If the ombudspersons are not with another person, they will be happy to meet with you. No appointment is necessary.

Office is Closed for July and August!

​Summer 2019 (June 18 - June 27)

The Ombuds had very limited hours this summer. If you were unable to see us this summer, you can visit when we reopen at the beginning of the Fall 2019 semester.

Please keep in mind there is time to resolve any Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 grade concerns upon our return early Fall 2019. There are deadlines to keep in mind:

Spring 2019 grade concerns:  meet with an ombudsperson before October 15, 2019

Summer 2019 grade concerns:  meet with an ombudsperson before November 15, 2019