Black Student Success Center

The Black Student Success Center (BSSC) is a safe space that promotes the personal, professional, and academic development of El Camino College students who identify as Black or African American.

Black Student Success Center LogoBlack Student Success Center is located in Communications 110.

Mission of the BSSC

The purpose of the BSSC is to acknowledge the educational barriers within the African American community and commit to expanding sustainable resources, while creating a place of refuge for students to express themselves and succeed.

The Black Student Success Center is one of the many branches of equitable support developed through the efforts of Student Equity and Achievement Department.

Center Hours

Monday- Thursday: 9-3 PM


Services Available

  • Community Building
  • Writing and Mathematics Academic Mentoring
  • Laptop Use
  • Calculator Loan Program (via SEA Center)
  • Dedicated Counselors
  • Cultural Activities and Events
  • Warrior Cupboard
  • Leadership Opportunities
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Black Student Union Club


The Black Student Success Center was born out of the amazing advocacy work of Black Student Union leadership and other members of the Associated Students Organization (ASO). From the mission to the services to the cultivation of the space, Black student leaders have been integral in the process of ensuring Black Student Success is more than a motto - it’s a movement.

Meet the BSSC Team

See Photos of Past Events


Questions? Contact Us

Black Student Success Center

El Camino College

Communications Building 110


Phone: 310-660-3593 x6087