The Counseling department's hours of operation are Monday thru Thursday 8:00am to 7:00pm and 8:00am-2:00pm on Friday.
Appointments can be made by telephone on Friday's at 8:00am by calling (562) 467-5231 or in person at the Counseling Front Desk located in the Administration Building. Appointments may be limited during peak registration. In order to schedule a counseling appointment you must be either a continuing, transfer or re-admit student.
Stand By Counseling Hours:
Sign up's are taken ten (10) minutes prior to start time
**The number of students who can be seen at each session is subject to counselor availability on a day-by-day basis.**
During peak registration times, we strongly encourage students to arrive earlier than the designated sign-in time.
Stand By Counseling is for students who have quick questions regarding the current semester. Questions involving transcripts, financial aid educational plans, educational planning for upcoming semesters, etc. will be directed to schedule a 30 minute counseling appointment.
Although the counseling services are on a voluntary basis, all entering freshman, students transferring in from other schools, F-1 VISA students, and students on financial aid are required to meet with a counselor for program planning and approval before registration.