Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) and its nine colleges, including Los Angeles Southwest College (LASC), will deliver all classes for the 2021 Winter Session and 2021 Spring Semester in primarily remote/online learning environments for the remainder of the academic year. Learn more.
LASC's Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) application period for Fall Semester is still open. The EOPS office helps those who could use extra support because of barriers with language, learning, social needs, and/or finances. Learn more.
LASC's Associated Students Organization will host a Latino Heritage Month Presentation from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 22. Speaker Dr. Travis Dubry will discuss "Farm Laborers are Essential Workers: Now and in the Past"
Join the Zoom meeting here. Meeting ID is 972 0489 8623 Learn more.
LASC's Dream Resource Center in collaboration with CHIRLA will have a free DACA renewal clinic on Tuesday, September 22. Immigration fees will be covered but space is limited. Book your appointment here.
Loaner laptops will be available for LASC students for the Fall Semester! Fill out an application for a loaner laptop here. Students will be contacted once the laptops are available to be picked up.
LASC's Career Center will be hosting an interactive Resume Workshop from 10:30 a.m. to noon this Wednesday, September 23, that will help you adjust your resume on the spot. This opportunity is only open to 10 students, so register today!
Hip Hop Congress represents the merger of artists and students, music and community. The Hip Hop Congress mission is to use Hip Hop culture to inspire young people to get involved in social action, civic service, and cultural creativity. Get involved! Join Hip Hop Congress! Fill out this interest form and they will contact you!
Join in! LASC's Sociology Club gives you an opportunity to meet other students, learn about sociology careers, network, discuss ideas, practice leadership, contribute to the community, and improve your resume. The club meets once a month virtually through Zoom. Learn more.
The Student Success Center provides free academic support services to enhance student learning and achievement in a student-centered environment. Check out the center's Fall Semester schedule.
Need support with math? LASC's online Math Lab is available from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays to Thursdays as well as 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays on Zoom. This opportunity is free for all LASC students. Learn more.
LASC's Dream Resource Center will host a series of informational events throughout the Fall Semester. Learn more about them here. All are invited to participate and connect. The center embraces and celebrates diversity in all forms and aims to be a resource for undocumented immigrant students and their families.
LASC's Behavioral and Social Sciences Department will host an ongoing Media Literacy Project to educate LASC students in methods to better access, analyze, evaluate, and create media. Learn more.
LASC's Student Success Center in September will host "Mindful Productivity" workshops on Zoom. The workshops are for new and returning students to help them create sustainable habits and routines that lead to maximum productivity in school and in life. Learn more.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, LASC's Library is inviting you to a film discussion on "Foreigners in Their Own Land" at 2 p.m. September 30 on Zoom. The movie is also accessible on Films on Demand, through the Library A-Z Databases. The Library also invites you to explore its electronic collection and streaming videos on Latinx history. Visit 
lasc.edu/services/library for more information.
Attend "Why You Need To Be An Active Reader" workshops on Zoom to learn how to better understand and remember what you read. The workshops are from 1-2 p.m. September 29. Learn more.
The third annual Southern California Men of Color Conference is set to take place this October. LASC's Associated Students Organization goal is to recruit young men of color to the workshops who are attending a community college and empower them to vote, use their voice, and make a difference in their communities. Learn more.
LASC's Trio Scholars Program's goal is to assist students in obtaining their associate's degree and transfer to a four-year college/university of their choice. The program will have Zoom orientations at noon on Mondays and Wednesdays through October 7. All are welcome to check them out. Learn more.

LASC's Lakin Center will serve as an in-person voting center from October 24 to November 3 for the upcoming General Election. Voters will be able to cast their ballots in-person or drop-off their mail-in ballots from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. October 24 to November 2 and from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Election Day, November 3. Register to vote here. Interested in being a #LAvotes poll worker? Register here.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, LASC's campus is closed to the public, but almost all classes are offered in a remote learning (online) model using Canvas and all student services and business operations will be offered online. Keep up with the latest CVOID-19 news with LACCD's FAQ page.
LASC has a wealth of virtual classroom support available for students this Fall Semester. Learn more. Also, students can live chat with our support programs by visiting this link. Resources such as housing, WiFi, and food accessibility are also available to students here.
If you have any questions about the LASC's services or classes, call (323) 274-1680 or email LASCStudentSupport@laccd.edu from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays to get them answered by our friendly support team.
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This Fall Semester, LASC will have an “Administrator On Duty” on Zoom from 5-8 p.m. Mondays to Thursdays to ensure everything is running smoothly with our online instruction and support services. If you encounter any issues, contact the administrator on Zoom and they will provide assistance. 
Plan your schedule and other activities around LASC's academic calendar.
Resources such as housing, WiFi, and food accessibility are available to support students throughout their time with us.
If you need to reach out to an LASC employee or department, click the buttons below to find their contact information.
There are many employment opportunities available in our surrounding community. Take a moment and check them out.
One of the best and often most underused ways to get money for college is through scholarships! You could receive hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars in national, statewide, and local scholarships. 
LASC knows there are a lot of questions that students have about the impact the COVID-19 outbreak will have on the college. President Dr. Seher Awan is inviting all students to a virtual town hall at 11 a.m. every Friday on Zoom at tinyurl.com/LASCStudentTownHall. Dial in by calling (669) 900-6833. The meeting ID is 938 4354 5859. Receive updates and chat questions directly to Dr. Awan. Last week's town hall can be viewed here.