Welcome to the SMC Transfer/Counseling Center!

The Transfer/Counseling Center is available to assist all continuing SMC students.

Students in their first year of college should see a counselor in the Welcome Center: (310) 434-8101

F-1 Visa Students must see a counselor in the International Counseling Center: (310) 434-4218

The Transfer Counseling Center is now seeing students on a Drop-in ("first-come, first-served") basis. Additionally, 5-10 minute "express" counseling is ​available to address quick questions. We currently also have appointments available which can be made up to a week in advance.  Please call (310)434-4210 to make an appointment.

Please note: During peak enrollment periods, the student wait list may sometimes close earlier than posted closing times due to ​student demand

* The Counseling Department will be closed on May 28th, 2018 (Memorial Day Holiday). 

Counseling will be closed for department meetings on
Wednesday, May 23rd from 10:00A to 12:00P
Wednesday, May 30th 8:00A to 10:00A ​

Spring 2018 Week 2- 18 (Feb.26- June 15)

**Mon, Thurs: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Wed: 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Tues: 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Fri:  8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

We look forward to helping you with all of your academic planning needs!


1900 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90405-1628


(310) 434-4210


Counseling Complex Building

Map of Location: (PDF FileView a detailed map of the main campus.)

Map of SMC Main Campus with location of the Transfer Center