Community Services

 Community Service Staff members

Welcome to the Community Services Program!

Enrich, Develop, and Empower

The Los Angeles Southwest College Community Services Program's mission is dedicated to providing the means and opportunity to enrich and empower the diverse members of our community. We strive to develop and provide quality programs and services to meet the personal, professional, and physical development needs of our community.

Our Programs

To achieve the mission, the LASC Extended College Program will include areas of concentration such as certificate programs, parenting classes, youth development, personal and professional development, business development and career enrichment and much more. 



Visit Community Services Office in SSEC 110 A

Our office hours are:

Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Fridays: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Saturdays: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Due to COVID-19, our offices are temporarily closed.



Enrolling in an LASC Extension course by phone couldn’t be easier. Give us a call during office hours and we’ll register you then and there. Be sure to have your credit card number handy so we can help you quickly.

(323) 241-5288



Mail at least TWO weeks prior to the first day of class. Complete one registration form per person. Include check (with ID or Driver License number) or credit card information. Make sure to include all material fees with registration fees.

 Make check payable to:  Mail to:
 LASC Community Services

Los Angeles Southwest College

Community Services SSEC 110A

1600 West Imperial Hwy.

Los Angeles, CA 90047-4899



For 24-hour service, you can FAX your registration form anytime! FAX to (323) 241-5305, and be sure to provide all the registration information, including your Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express number and expiration date. Make sure to include all material fees with registration fees.


A refund request may be granted only if you notify the Community Services Department at least five days prior to the first class. There are no refunds after this date or after the class begins. There is a $10 service charge per class for each refund requested. All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing. Failure to attend class does not warrant consideration for a refund.



To transfer to another class within the same catalog, requests must be received at least five days before the first class. There is a $5 service charge for each transfer requested. There are no transfers after this date or after the class begins.



The Community Services Department reserves the right to cancel any class that has insufficient enrollment. Classes are canceled prior to the first day of class if minimum enrollment is not achieved. Every attempt will be made to contact the student by phone. The students will then be given the option to receive a full refund or credit toward other classes. There is no service charge for classes that are canceled by the department.



Credit Card - A refund will be credited to the patron’s credit card account. For material fees, the student has the option of receiving a check refund.

Cash or Check - Students may request that a check refund be mailed to them. Refund checks can take up to eight weeks to be processed. Students must request refunds in person at the Community Services office during office hours. There is a $7 service charge per class for each refund requested. If classes are canceled by Community Services, there are no service charges.

Community Services Classes coming soon!