Did you receive permission to ADD an online/hybrid course?

Open the instructor's email, click "forward" and send it to "online@wlac.edu", if the instructor didn't copy us on their reply to you.
Include the course name and section number in the subject line.
Place your full name, student ID number, phone number, and the email address on file within the Student Information System (SIS), somewhere within the body of the email.

Online Student Success Tutorial

Free Use of Computer Labs

The Foundation for Successful Solutions invites our online/hybrid students to use their FREE computer labs. Learn more…

Graphic showing a computer monitor and description of computer services for the Foundation of Successful Solutions program








WLAC Child Development Center

Children playing in the child development center playground

While you're learning, they will be too. The WLAC Child Development Center offers outstanding and affordable childcare for children age 2 to 5 years old.

for those who qualify.

Visit the West LA Child Care Website for details or stop by the center. We're located next to the Parking Structure and below the Fine Arts Complex. (310) 287-4250

Free Microsoft Office Software!!!

This how to video will show you the steps for Mac, however the instructions also apply for PCs.
Microsoft Office Logo
All WLAC students can download the latest version of Microsoft Office via their student email. Includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more. Install it on up to 5 computers! Compatible with Mac or PC.

Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Free Tutoring in the HLRC!

Get help in many subjects such as Math, Science, English and more!

2015 Tutoring - HLRC 1ST Floor and Online!

Free Student Email Accounts

LACCD student (.edu) email accounts are automatically created for every actively enrolled student. Learn More...

Out of State Students

In order to enroll out of state students in an online course West Los Angeles College’s (West) Distance Learning Program must obtain approval from each online student’s home state. The West Distance Education Program must also meet all State and Federal requirements. Learn More...
map of USA

Discount Software for Students

Students can now purchase a 1 year subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud for Students for only $169.99 -- available exclusively through CollegeBuys for California Community College students. This is one of the lowest prices offered anywhere.

Visit www.collegebuys.org for details.


News and Events
News from around the WEST campus.

Student typing on computer

New to online classes? Education 230 is a course designed to introduce new online students to the basics of how to succeed in an online class. Register for EDUCATION 230 - ONLINE STUDENT SUCCESS LAB - Section 7715 & 8211 for Fall 2016 Register now...

Digital Watch displaying the message All Things Digital

All Things Digital / The DDS and the Distance Learning Program have teamed up to launch a new blog, West LA Digital. Check us out and learn about all things digital from West LA College. Don’t forget to follow us. Learn more…

Graphical screen shot of the West Week web site.

WESTWeek / The latest news and event information from West LA College!
Learn more…

Graphic screen shot of the Study Abroad web site

Study Abroad / Have a tremendous travel experience while learning or improving in Spanish. Spend a session in picturesque Valpariso, Chile or
Salamanca, Spain. Learn more…

Graphical screen shot of the International Students Web Site

WLAC Online Degree for International Students / Students abroad can now earn a U.S. degree online. Applications are now being accepted.
Learn more…

Graphical screen shot of a woman filling out a form

Student Complaint Process for Online or Hybrid Classes / Distance Education Student Complaints, Procedures, Policies and Resolution

West Los Angeles College (West) is committed to the integrity of online education. In compliance with the Federal Department of Education regulations, West provides prospective and enrolled students with contact information for filing complaints with its accrediting agency and with the appropriate state agency for handling complaints in the state the student resides.
Learn more…