Counseling Appointment

The Counseling Department is dedicated to student success.
Whether you want to take courses for self development, complete work toward a vocational certificate, work toward an Associate degree, or transfer to a four-year university, we are here to help you develop a plan to reach your goals.
Counselors can help with:
  • Choosing a major for an Associate degree
  • Transferring to a four-year university
  • Developing an education plan
  • Course selection
  • Career research and testing
  • Referrals to services and programs
  • Counseling for personal or school-related problems
  • Study skills
There are several ways to see a counselor:
Drop-in Counseling
Talk to a counselor on a first-come, first-served basis during designated drop-in hours. Drop-in counseling is intended for quick questions and general information--no transcripts, records, etc. Call the Counseling office to find out daily drop-in hours.
Counseling Appointment
Make a 30-minute appointment with a counselor for assistance with transcript evaluation, career planning, educational plans, etc. Call or stop by the Counseling office to schedule an appointment. Make a counseling appointment​.

How to Prepare for a 30-Minute Counseling Appointment

  • Bring transcripts from other colleges, test scores, your education plan, and any other  records that are relevant to the issues you want to discuss.
  • Make a list of questions you want to ask.
  • Do as much legwork ahead of time so you can make the most out of your time with the counselor.
Note: If a student cannot keep an appointment, it is imperative to either call (951-222-8440) to cancel or go online to cancel the appointment at least 24 hours in advance (see below for instructions). 

Canceling a Counseling Appointment

If you need to cancel your appointment, please do so at least 24 hours in advance. There are two ways to cancel:
  1. Log into the SARS GRI​D Online Appointment System​
  2. Call the Counseling Office at (951) 222-8440 

Online Counseling Appointment

Online Counseling appointment students must be enrolled in online courses to be able to schedule online appointment. You can do this through WebAdvisor​.