Welcome Center

Overview

Welcome Center

The Welcome Center at Long Beach City College is a great place to start on your journey to becoming an LBCC Viking! Whether you are a first-time student, a returning student, or a community member, the Welcome Center is a one-stop shop that provides you with general information and services to get you connected to the LBCC community.

Staffed by a dedicated team, the Welcome Center aims to make your introduction to the college experience go as smoothly as possible. The goal of the Center is to bring all of the key components a student needs under one roof and become the focal point for their success.

Services Available in the Welcome Center:

  • Drop-in Counseling for prospective or new students
  • Prerequisite Waiver
  • General Questions on program requirements, general education, and transfer
  • One semester student education plan
  • Comprehensive student educational planning cannot be completed in the Welcome Center. Students can make an appointment in the general counseling office for assistance.
  • Application Assistance
  • Registration Assistance
  • Assistance with completing orientation

Welcome Center Counselors

  • Monday -Thursday: 8AM – 5PM 
  • Friday: 8AM – 12PM

Welcome Center Staff

  • Monday -Thursday from 8AM – 5PM 

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New Students

Assessment & Placement
AB 705 – Math, English & Reading Placement
Upcoming Events
Enrollment Guides & Videos

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Early College Initiative

Individual Dual Enrollment 
Early College Pathway Partnership (ECPP)  
High School Articulation Agreement and Credit by Exam 
Early College @ Browning High School 

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First-Year Experience

First-Year Experience

The three FYE programs offer at LBCC: Viking Advantage, Long Beach College Promise, and Promise 2.0.

  Viking Advantage LB College Promise
1st Year Free × ×
2nd Year Free   ×