Smart Start

Smart Start Mission Statement

Smart Start for Student Success is committed to helping students make a successful transition to Cal State LA and complete their first-year Math and English classes by the end of their first academic year. We provide academic guidance and support in an inclusive and friendly environment.

Smart Start Academic Coaches and PLUS Leaders will be providing their services through Zoom to help you navigate your courses.

For more information, please visit the Academic Coaches page or the PLUS Math Study Session page.



We are located in Library North, Room 1034

Phone: (323) 343-3184

Email: ​[email protected]

Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm