Brentwood Center

Services at the Brentwood Center

  • Admissions & Records

    ADMISSIONS AND RECORDS

    The Admissions and Records Office is providing remote services only, Monday-Thursday 9:00am-6:00pm.

    • Information: (925) 473-7500
  • Assessment Testing
  • Bookstore

    BOOKSTORE
    The physical Bookstore is CLOSED, BUT we are open for business online. You can have your order shipped to you via UPS or select the in-store pick up option and make an appointment to come to the Pittsburg Campus Bookstore to pick up your order.

     

  • Academic Support

    CENTER FOR ACADEMIC SUPPORT

    The Brentwood Center for Academic Support is offering support through the online Reading and Writing Consultation Web-page. 

    Select the following link, for more information about Peer Tutoring and Reading & Writing Consultation Services.

  • Counseling

    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, Re-engagement, Wellness, and all other Counseling needs, please call the office.

    Scheduling A Counseling Appointment

    The Counseling Department is here to support you via telephone and Zoom appointments. Schedule your appointment with a counselor online.

     

    Express Drop-In Counseling
    Express drop-in counseling is available most days for your quick questions.  Drop-Ins are 10 minutes or less. 

    • Drop-in Hours: Monday - Thursday, 11:00 am 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm-5:00 pm Fridays: 11:00 am- 12:30 pm.
    • Please call (925) 318-1733 to have your name placed on the Drop-in call list.

     

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    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.

    For more information, please call (925) 473-7449 or email:  WellnessLMC@email.4cd.edu.

  • Disabled Student Services

    DISABLED STUDENT SERVICES

    Our Disabled Student Programs & Services Program (DSPS) provides support services to students with disabilities to allow them to fully participate in and benefit from courses at the college. Services and accommodations include, but are not limited to, priority registration, alternative testing, adaptive computer technology, sign language interpreters, textbooks recorded on to audio file and Braille, and one-on-one tutoring in Math and English.  Counseling appointments, tutoring, and accommodations are available at the Brentwood Center. To learn more about the services provided and how to apply to the DSPS program, please visit the DSPS website.

    Scheduling a DSPS Counseling, Class Exam Testing Accommodations, and/or Assessment Test Appointment, call the contacts below:

    • To schedule DSPS Counseling appointments, call the DSPS Office at (925) 473-7471 .

    • For Placement, Assessment Testing with accommodations, please contact Assessment Test Coordinator, Nicole Almassey at (925) 473-7431.


    DSPS TUTORING SERVICES
    Tutoring for DSPS students in English and Math are also available at the Brentwood Center by appointment. To schedule a one-on-one appointment, call (925) 473-6904 or (925) 473-7471.

  • EOPS Counseling

    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.  Please call (925) 473-7480 to book an appointment.

  •  Financial Aid

    FINANCIAL AID

    Financial Aid is available to help you achieve your educational goals. Drop-in to speak with a Financial Aid Advisor to get updates on your financial aid status and to get answers to your questions! Don't forget to bring a photo ID  and check-in at the front desk.  

    Due to the impact of COVID-19 and increased health and safety measures, we are offering remote financial aid and scholarship services to students.  Financial aid advising is available via Zoom, phone, and our chat bot, Penny. 

    Please visit our website for more information: https://www.losmedanos.edu/financialaid/index.aspx

     

  • Library Services

     LIBRARY SERVICES

    • 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

     POLICE SERVICES/LOST AND FOUND

    Phone: (925) 473-6919

    For Emergencies dial 911
    For Police Assistance, non-emergency 24/7, (925) 809-7911

  • Technical Support

    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

    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.

    Representatives from 4-year colleges and universities visit the Transfer Services throughout the semester. Appointments are held through online zoom video conference. Please check out our website: https://www.losmedanos.edu/transfer/MeetUniversityReps.aspx

    Counseling-Transfer Advising: 

    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.