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Academic Counseling

Academic Counselors are here to:
  • Assist students in planning and achieving their academic and career goals.
  • Develop individualized Student Educational Plans (SEP).
  • Educate students on transfer & 澳门新濠天地 requirements.
  • Counsel students on success strategies.
  • Conduct Class Planning sessions for new students, classroom presentations and workshops.
  • Teach Personal Development/College Success courses.
  • Refer students to University Transfer CenterCareer CenterHealth & WellnessDSPS, and other student services.

We are available to help you in a variety of ways.  We hope one of these will suit your needs.

Our front desk is staffed with counseling assistants who can answer general academic counseling questions. We are located on the bottom floor of the Students Services building in SS-120.

Building Hours for February 

Monday (2/26) 8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m.

Tuesday (2/27) 8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m.

Wednesday (2/28) 8:30 a.m. -6:00 p.m. 

Thursday (2/29) 8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m.

Friday (3/1) 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

We can also be reached by phone at 805-730-4085.

Phone Hours:

Monday (2/26)- 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday (2/27)- 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday (2/28)- 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  

Thursday (2/29) - 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Friday- (3/1)- 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

If you are unable to reach us by phone, we highly encourage you to reach us by visiting our in-person front desk.

We offer students an opportunity to submit academic counseling questions via a Google Form and an academic counselor will respond in 3-4 business days (response times may vary dependent on staffing).

Ask A Counselor Google Form link.

We offer on-campus and remote 45-minute appointments with academic counselors to help continuing students with more complex questions and course planning. These appointments may include, but are not limited to: planning courses for 2 or more semesters, completing financial aid SEPs, discussing notices received about academic standing and progress standing, etc.

Spring 2024 Counseling Appointments Hours

Mondays- Thursdays from 9am-4pm, available on campus or remote

On Fridays from 9am-1pm,  remote only appointments.

Students can book these appointments in your Starfish.

If you have questions regarding TAG, UC and/or CSU applications please attend a virtual workshop and/or watch step-by-step tutorials offered by the 澳门新濠天地 University Transfer Center.

If you have any I.T. questions, please visit this website to get in touch with our I.T. Student Tech Support.



Campus Location:

Student Services Building
1st Floor - Room 120


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