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LMC Brentwood Center

Serving far East Contra Costa County

 

student Services & ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES


OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Thursday | 8:00am - 7:00pm

Fridays | 8:00am - 2:00pm

 

The college is closed on the following November Holidays:

  • Veterans Day | November 10th
  • Thanksgiving | November 23rd - 25th

Office: (925) 513-1625

 

SERVICES OFFERED AT THE BRENTWOOD CENTER

 

Admissions and Records

Information, class schedules, enrollment/registration, prerequisites, graduation requirements, transcripts, etc.

 

Assessment (placement) testing and Education planning

Bookstore

The Brentwood Center bookstore is open for textbook sales for the first two weeks of each semester only (first week during Summer Session). We sell textbooks for classes at the Brentwood Center only. Otherwise, the main campus bookstore in Pittsburg is open year round to serve students at both the LMC Pittsburg and Brentwood campuses.


THE BRENTWOOD CENTER BOOKSTORE
is closed for the Fall 2017 semester. The last day to purchase a textbook was August 28th.


STILL NEED TO PURCHASE A TEXTBOOK?

Visit the Pittsburg Bookstore! For Pittsburg Bookstore hours click here: Welcome | Los Medanos College Bookstore

 

SCANTRON & BLUE BOOKS
Can be purchased anytime of the year from our Scantron vending machine located outside Classroom 3. The vending machine accepts cash only ($1s, $5s, and quarters).


SCANTRON PRICES

  • Package of 6 (100 point) = $3.00
  • Package of 15 (15 point) = $2.50
  • Essay Scantron = $1.00
  • Small Blue Book = $0.50
  • Large Blue Book = $0.75

Center for Academic Support

The Brentwood Center for Academic Support, located in Room 13, provides Tutoring, Reading/Writing Consultants, and Library Services. Tutoring and research assistance in a variety of subjects, Reading/Writing and Librarian appointments are available. Follow this link for more information!

 

COUNSELING SERVICES - Academic Counseling

Our Counselors are here to help you with choosing a major, understanding graduation requirements, transfer options, career planning, personal decision making, and testing. For Special Program Counselors in DSPS, Veterans, Foster Youth, Reengagement, Wellness, and all other Counseling needs, please call the office.

 

BRENTWOOD COUNSELING APPOINTMENTS CAN BE BOOKED AS FOLLOWES:

EXPRESS DROP-IN COUNSELING
Epress drop-in counseling is available most days for your quick questions. Drop-Ins are 10 minutes or less. Call or stop by the office to get the daily drop-In hours.

 

OTHER SERVICES:

COUNSELING SERVICES - Mental Wellness

The Student Wellness Program is a partnership between the Contra Costa Community College District and JFK University’s Community Counseling Centers. The Program allows students to receive short-term therapeutic services that address the challenges they experience both in and out of the classroom. Private appointments are available at both the LMC Pittsburg and Brentwood campuses. For more information, please call
(925) 473-7459; email: WellnessLMC@email.4cd.edu; or simply leave a message at the front desk for the Wellness Counselor to call you back.

 

Disabled Student Services

DSPS Counseling by appointment and accommodation services are available at the Brentwood Center.

  • Please call the DSPS office at the Pittsburg campus at (925) 473-7471 for information about services and to schedule counseling appointments in Brentwood. (Note that DSPS Counseling Appointments are not available in Brentwood during Summer Session).
  • To schedule your class exam testing accommodations in Brentwood, Sharen McLean, (925) 473-6902
  • For Placement (Assessment) Testing with accomodations, please contact Nicole Almassey, Pittsburg campus, (925) 473-7431.

EOPS COUNSELING

EOPS is a state-funded, student support service program established to promote the enrollment, retention, persistence, and success (i.e., transfer, degrees, certificates) of students from low-income, underrepresented backgrounds in higher education by offering services that are above, beyond, and in addition to services available to all Los Medanos College students. Appointments are available in Brentwood on Fridays. Please call (925) 473-7480 to book an appointment.

 

Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office at the Brentwood Center is now open daily. Please call our Financial Aid representative, Phyllis Molina, at (925) 473-6917, for information or to schedule an appointment.

 

BRENTWOOD FINANCIAL AID DROP-IN HOURS (subject to change):

Monday & Thursday | 8:30am - 1:00pm

Tuesday & Wednesday | 1:30pm - 7:00pm

Fridays | 8:30am - 12:00pm

 

LABS IN BRENTWOOD

Center for Academic Support - Room 13

Computer Lab - Room 9

Math Lab - Room 15

Science Lab - Room 18

 

Library Services

  • Librarian at the Brentwood Center: Need to start a research project? Schedule an appointment for an in-depth look at the electronic resources and research tools available through the LMC Library. Our Librarian will assist you with eBooks (printing or saving sections), streaming video, and how to make clips and put them in presentations.
  • Reserve Textbook Library, in front office. Over 200 textbooks on reserve for three-hour checkout. Stop by the front office to see if we have the book you need!
  • Order books online from any library in CCCCD and pick up in Brentwood. Find the library item that you wish to request in the Library Catalog. Click on the Request/Hold link at the top of the record. Type your last name and student or employee ID number. Select the library where you would like to pick up your books and click "Submit".
  • Library Electronic Resources, including ebooks, streaming videos, newspapers, magazine and journal articles are available to LMC students and employees 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from any computer with online access. Remote users will be prompted to log in using their last name and student or employee ID number.

Police Services/Lost and Found

HOURS WHEN SCHOOL IS IN SESSION:

Monday - Thursday | 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Fridays | 7:30am - 3:00pm

Phone: (925) 473-6919


For Emergencies dial 911
For Police Assistance, non-emergency 24/7, (925) 778-2441

 

TECHNICAL SUPPORT

If you're experiencing technical problems with WIFI, printing, copying, or the vending machines at the Brentwood Center, please stop by the Student Services Office for assistance. If you need other technical assistance (Insite WebAdvisor, CANVAS, Campus WIFI), please contact the Help Desk at (925) 229-6888.

 

TRANSFER SERVICES

Find information you need for transfer, advising, workshops, college and university tours on the LMC Transfer Center web page by clicking on the link above, or call the Transfer Center at (925) 473-7444.

 

College & University Tours: Join LMC students and advisors on free college & university tours. See the Transfer Website for upcoming tour schedule. Bus pick up and drop off are available at both the Pittsburg and Brentwood campuses. Click this link to schedule a tour.

 

Counseling-Transfer Advising: A representative from CSU East Bay is at the Brentwood Center several times per semester to meet with students by appointment. Additional college and university representatives are available at the main LMC campus. Click the following link to schedule an appointment at either the Brentwood or Pittsburg campuses. Los Medanos College - Transfer Programs & Services.

 

LMC general Counselors can also assist you with your Transfer questions. To schedule a general counseling appointment, click here for the on-line appointment system.

 

Tutoring/Reading & Writing Support

Tutoring in a variety of subjects and Center for Academic Support consultants are available to help with your reading and writing assignments.