Welcome to Fall Semester 2023!

August 28, 2023


Student holding books

Greetings LATTC students, 

Welcome to the start of Fall semester! Trade-Tech is so glad you have decided to join us. As you start your first few days here on campus, we wanted to share helpful information to help you get settled into the new school year.  Check out a few key resources you need to know, below:


Bridges to Success 

Do you want to add a class or two? Are you looking to get your student ID card? Need assistance resetting your password? The Bridges to Success welcome center is your one-stop shop to get you all set up and headed in the right direction. Visit Bridges at The Hub/D3 Building during the hours below. 

Location: The Hub/D3-105 
Monday–Thursday: 8 am–6 pm 
Fridays: 8 am–12 pm (Note: Friday services are virtual). 


If you need to speak with someone for academic guidance, visit a counselor.  

Location: E5-205
Monday–Thursday: 8 am–6 pm 
Fridays: 8 am–12 pm (Note: Friday services are virtual). ). 


Pick up your textbooks, school supplies, pathway uniforms, and even sport your LATTC pride with college-branded apparel from the College Bookstore.  

Location: C3 
Monday–Thursday: 7:30 am–7 pm 
Fridays: 7:30 am–3 pm 
Closed holidays and weekends 


Parking has been available to LATTC students for free during the pandemic. Free parking will also extend through the 2023 fall session; fees will resume with the Spring 2024 semester. Please note that though parking is free for the Fall 2023 semester, a valid permit must be displayed on all vehicles at all LATTC parking locations.  

Parking permits are available for students to pick-up at the Business Office located on the first floor of the E5 building (service windows 11–15) during regular operating hours.   
Business Office hours:   
Monday–Thursday: 8 am–7 pm (Services will be 8 am–6 pm beginning September 11, 2023). 
Friday: 8 am–12 pm      

Please note: There will be a two-week grace period for displayed parking permits before parking citations will be enforced, beginning September 11, 2023. 

Metro Go Pass 

Go Metro! Did you know that LATTC students ride for free on Metro buses and trains? Pick up your Metro GoPass today!  

  • Bring your LATTC student ID to the Bridges to Success office (The Hub/D3-105) 

  • Complete the annual Metro GoPass application by visiting  

  • Visit the Office of Student Life located in the Tom Bradley Center for Student Life (C2-105) to pick up a Metro Tap Card and GoPass activation sticker 

  • Activate your Metro Tap Card and enjoy your free rides!  

Learn more about your pass and where it can take you. 

Food Services 

Looking for a bite to eat between classes? Visit the Cafeteria (E3 Building) for delicious meals prepared by Trade-Tech's very own Culinary Arts students or the on-campus food trucks by the Tom Bradley Building (C2 Building) during the hours below. 

LATTC Culinary Arts Food Services: Fall 2023 Hours  
August 30–December 12, 2023 

  Breakfast: 8–10 am 
  Lunch: 11 am–1 pm 
Closed on Friday 

Garden Room  
Monday–Thursday 11 am–1 pm 
Closed on Friday 

Coffee Shop  
Monday–Thursday: 7:30 am–9:20 am; 11 am–1:20 pm 
Friday: 8 am–1 pm 

Please note the following closures 
October 18, 19, 23, 24, 30 
November 10, 22 (Breakfast open; lunch closed), 23, 24 

LA Mobile Catering Food Trucks: Fall 2023 Hours  
Food Truck parked by Tom Bradley Building/C2 
Monday–Thursday: 6 am–2 pm  

Food Truck parked by D4 Design and Media Arts Fishbowl 
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 am–6:30 pm  

Student Health Center / Via Care 

LATTC students are eligible for healthcare services through the college’s healthcare partner, Via Care Community Health Center. Students can receive healthcare services on campus at our Student Health Center, at the Via Care East Cesar E. Chavez Clinic, or via telehealth. 
On-Campus Student Health Center 
Building D3-107 
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 am–5 pm 
Closed weekends and holidays 
Drop-in or call the LATTC front desk at (213) 763-3767 to schedule an appointment. 
All services provided by Via Care. Staff are LGBTQ-friendly and Spanish-speaking. 

Via Care Clinic (Off -Site)  
4755 East Cesar E Chavez Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90022 
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 am–5 pm 
Closed Weekends and Holidays 

For an appointment call Via Care at (323) 268-9191
Be sure to let Via Care know you are an LATTC student. 
Staff are LGBTQ-friendly and Spanish-speaking. 

There are a variety of services and resources that are available to you as a LATTC student. Be sure to visit the Student Services webpage for ways to connect with your campus community and for tools that will help you further succeed during your time at Trade-Tech.  

Again, welcome back and go Beavers!