This Sunday, September 13, is the deadline at Los Angeles Southwest College (LASC) for students to add a full-term Fall Semester class, drop a full-term fall class with a full refund and no fees, and drop a full-term class without a “W.” If you have questions, live chat with our Admissions and Records team.
LASC will be closed Monday, September 7, in observance of Labor Day. The college will reopen Tuesday, September 8. Thank you, workers!
LASC's academic counselors have online Express Office Hours from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, September 8-10, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, September 11. Hours on Saturday, September 12, will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. No appointment is needed. Meet with a counselor here.
The African American Outreach Initiative (AAOI) of the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) will host its Welcome Black Student Kickoff from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, September 9. The live, online event will feature student speakers, counseling assistance, and strategic tools for students to succeed at their local campus. New and continuing students are invited. Learn more.

All students are invited to a Remote Learning Forum from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, September 11, on Zoom to discuss online support for the 2020 Fall Semester. LACCD leadership will be in attendance to answer questions and discuss the availability of internet access, technical support, Canvas, and more. 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 is having Zoom orientations at noon on Mondays and Wednesdays through October 7. All are welcome to check them out. Learn more.

This Fall Semester, LASC's Library is offering a series of workshops on citation and plagiarism for students. For a complete list of workshops, view the library's Calendar of Events here.
Need support with math? Our 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 Career Center will be hosting a virtual Job Shadow Career Assessment from 10:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday, September 9, and September 16 for students who need clarity on their career path. Make sure to register today.
LASC's 2020-21 Catalog has been published. In it, you’ll find detailed information about our support programs, majors, certificates, academic departments and much more so you can start planning for your future. Learn more.
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 arrive on campus and are available for pick-up.
Students should remember to set up their Bank Mobile preference in order to access their financial aid refund(s) and/or student refund(s). 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.
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.
LASC's Dream Resource Center will be hosting a series of events throughout the 2020 Fall Semester. All are invited to participate and connect. Learn more about these fun and informative events here.
LASC's Dream Resource Center will be hosting UndocuZoom every Thursday from 11 a.m. to noon during the Fall Semester. Connect with them and build a community with the undocumented student population. Learn more.
LASC's campus will host a drive-through flu clinic sponsored by Ralphs/Kroger tentatively from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday, September 12, as well as September 19 in Parking Lot 3. Enter campus via the Western Avenue entrance. The clinic is located in front of the Student Services Building. All are welcome to attend.
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.
Need some guidance? LASC has a wealth of support available for you this Fall Semester. Check out some of the opportunities here. Students can also live chat with our support programs by visiting this link.
If you have any questions about the LASC's services or classes, call (323) 274-1680 or email from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays to get them answered by our friendly support team.
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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 Dial in by calling (669) 900-6833. The meeting ID is 938 4354 5859. Receive updates and chat questions directly to Dr. Awan. A recording of last Friday's Town Hall can be viewed here.