Welcome to the Distance Learning Website...

We hope you enjoy the entire website and we look forward to bringing you new &
exciting information as it relates to distance learning at West Los Angeles College.

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.

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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

Free Coffee & More

West's ASO and "perkEDU" is rewarding you for something you do anyway - coming to campus. Download "perkEDU' and get free coffee. Text PERKEDU to 67076 to download app. (Must have at least an iPhone 4S or Android 4.0)
Graphic showing a computer monitor and description of computer services for the Foundation of Successful Solutions program

Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Discount Software for Students

Students can now purchase Microsoft
Office Professional Plus 2013 software for
only $39.99 -- available exclusively through
CollegeBuys for California Community
College students. This is the lowest price
offered anywhere.

Visit www.collegebuys.org for details.

Free Tutoring in the HLRC!

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

Free Spring Tutoring for 2014


Free Student Email Accounts

In mid-Spring 2011, LACCD student (.edu) email accounts were made available to any actively enrolled student. Learn More...
Screenshot of the new laccd student email system. Students can sign up for their own free student email accounts

News and Events
News from around the WEST campus.

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 West Magazine web site.

WEST Magazine / Check out essays, interviews, poetry, and stories written by students at West L.A. College.

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…