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Lois Shakarian Support Services & Advising Program

Location: SSC-110
Phone: (562) 985-4635

Email for exam questions: bmac-exams@csulb.edu


To arrange an appointment with a Support Services staff member, call (562) 985-4635.

Monday through Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM

(Extended evening and weekend hours are available, contact the Support Services Program for more information.)

About the Program

The Lois Shakarian Support Services and Advising Program provides campus, classroom, and alternative testing accommodations for students with disabilities. Students who need accommodations must provide supporting disability documentation of their disability and contact the office to receive services.

Scheduling Your New Student Appointment

To schedule a new student intake appointment, please contact the BMAC front desk at (562) 985-5401 or BMAC@csulb.edu. If you are making your appointment via e-mail be sure to include in the e-mail subject: "New Student Intake Appointment Request."

What You Will Need for Your Appointment

New Students – appointments are estimated to be one (1) hour in length

  • Documentation of your disability in the form of a letter from a doctor or mental health professional that provides information regarding your diagnosis and preferably information on your functional limitations.
  • Student ID
  • Class Schedule
  • Syllabus (if available)

We look forward to working with you!


Returning BMAC Students

Please read the below information if you are requesting BMAC accommodations for your courses.

BMAC students can request accommodations for the semester through MyBMAC, a new interactive web-based database available via CSULB Single Sign-On. For more information about how to request accommodations using MyBMAC, please visit our BMAC Registration & Accommodation Request Process page.

Services Provided

Support Services & Advising Staff
Staff Name Office Title Phone E-mail
SSC-110G Support Services Coordinator
Cheetah Chin
SSC-110 Support Services Assistant