Admissions & Aid

Admission Application


Applying to SMC is Easy!

Follow the steps below to apply and enroll at SMC. Special instructions apply for Undocumented students. Please read carefully to expedite processing
What is the California Nonresident Tuition Exemption
  • California Community College students who qualify for the Nonresident Tuition Exemption (previously referred to as the AB540 Exemption) will be charged in-state enrollment fees—currently, $46 per unit, and not the supplemental tuition charged to nonresidents.
  • Criteria to qualify may be found on the Exemption form.
What is the California Dream Act?
  • The California Dream Act allows students enrolled at California colleges to apply for financial aid.

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