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Upcoming Events

Long Beach City College hosts several recurring events to help students with their applications and registration. For more information, please feel free to download any of the flyers for our upcoming registration events.

LBCConnect Webinar Series

Virtual Long Beach City College offers webinars on a variety of topics to help new students transition to college. Most of these workshops are approximately 60 minutes long and cover LBCC resources and information. Topics may include:

  • Why LBCC is the Smart Choice for College
  • Introduction to Long Beach City College
  • LBCC: Promise Programs
  • Financial Aid

College Application – Virtual Session

This workshop is designed to help new students with the Summer/Fall 2021 college application.

New Student Orientation – Virtual Session

The New Student Orientation is designed to inform students about Long Beach City College, its academic programs, student expectation, and support services.

The orientation is required to register for classes.

La Promesa: LatinX Heritage Family Night

The event is free and open to LatinX prospective students and their families. The program will be in Spanish and will cover Viking Advantage, Long Beach College Promise, and Promise 2.0. Families will also learn about programs that are dedicated to enhancing the cultural and educational experiences of Latin students.

LBCC Promise: Family Night

The event is free and open to prospective students and their families. Participants will learn more about Viking Advantage, Long Beach College Promise, and Promise 2.0. Families will also learn about how they can complete the FAFSA/Dream Act Application.

LBCC Promise: Black Heritage Family Night

The event is free and open to Black prospective students and their families. Participants will learn more about Viking Advantage, Long Beach College Promise, and Promise 2.0. Families will also learn about programs that are dedicated to enhancing the cultural and educational experiences of Black students.

Virtual Counseling: Student Educational Planning

Student Educational Planning appointments are an opportunity for students to meet with a counselor for 15 minutes by telephone. During the appointment, counselors will discuss course placement, educational goals, and appropriate course selection. Before signing up for this event, students must complete the Online Orientation, Course Placement Results (Guided Placement Tool), and Participation Agreement on the Viking Student System.

The following times are for the period between March – June 2021

Day Time
Mon – Thu 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
NOTE: Schedule an appointment, as space is limited! For further questions, please contact the Welcome Center (562) 938-4049.

LBCC Express Day – Virtual Session

LBCC Express Days are an opportunity for students to meet with a counselor via telephone and receive registration assistance over Zoom. Before signing up for this event, students must complete the Online Orientation, Course Placement Results (Guided Placement Tool), & Participation Agreement on the Viking Student System.

  • Counseling & Registration Support – Please signup for a counseling appointment. Students will receive counseling via a Zoom phone call.
  • Registration Support – Please register for one of the events or workshops. A Zoom link will be sent to registrants 24 hours before the event starts.

Viking Summer Voyage

Students will participate in a free 8-day virtual summer program and chose one of the three experiences to gain the necessary tools to be successful in college and beyond. If you still want to sign up and missed the mandatory meeting, please complete the following steps:

  • STEP 1 – Watch the mandatory meeting and review the mandatory Viking Summer Voyage Presentation.
  • STEP 2 – Upon completion of step 1, meet with the Student Success Team in our virtual front counter.

Need additional help? Please contact the Student Success Team at our virtual front counter, email us at summervoyage@lbcc.edu, or call us at (562) 938-4049.

Please utilize the following resources:

  1. Student Success Team in our virtual front counter.
  2. Email us at SummerVoyage@lbcc.edu
  3. Call us at (562) 938-4049
  4. Visit our LBCC Success Teams.
Sneak a Peek at the 2020 Virtual Viking Summer Voyage!


Welcome Day

Virtual Welcome Day is a one-day event that will help new students transition from high school to college. Students can meet new friends through a welcome session, attend a very fun student panel, and complete very informative student success modules.

By attending the entire event, students will receive a $100 book voucher. To earn the book voucher students must meet the requirements of Viking Advantage or Long Beach College Promise. Lastly, we will be offering a family workshop, Embracing Your New Role As a “College Parent” (English & Spanish). Family, parents, and guardians are welcome to attend!

PLEASE NOTE: Students that participated in Viking Summer Voyage and earned a book voucher will not be able to obtain another book voucher through Welcome Day. However, students are more than welcome to join this experience!