Counseling Appointments
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Counseling Appointments


Counseling appointments open Monday-Thursday at 9:00 a.m.
for one day for the upcoming week. 

Students may also see an Express counselor if they wish to check graduation requirements for Spring 2020
and have taken all coursework at El Camino College
(not required if filing an AA or AS Petition ONLY).
Multiple transcript grad check drop-in times will be posted soon -
check this page for updates.

Counselors are here to provide the support and information you need to make informed decisions about your education. Counselors care about you as a whole person and are here to guide, listen and provide motivation when you need some extra encouragement. Most importantly, your Counselor is committed to helping you be successful.

Counseling appointments are first-come, first-served and are scheduled a week in advance. Appointments open every day at 9:00 a.m. for one day for the upcoming week.  

  • F-1 Visa student? Call the International Student Program to make an appointment, (310) 660-3434
  • Need a Financial Aid required lock-in-list? Call (310) 660-3458 to schedule your appointment.

To schedule the first available appointment with a counselor, click on the blue "Schedule Appointment" button below:

 Appointment Button

To schedule an appointment with a specific counselor (by name), click on the button below:

click to schedule

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If you are having technical difficulties accessing Campus Calibrate, click on this link: 
You can click on "Knock On Door" and get technical assistance, or submit a help ticket. 
You can also call (801) 935-4244.

We want to listen to your feedback

We want to continue to improve our new appointment management system so we need your feedback. Please help us and complete the following survey:  


Do you have a quick question that you need answered today?

Express Counseling is available in the counseling office. Please arrive 30-60 minutes prior to closing and bring copies of transcripts if you need a prerequisite cleared. Express Counseling is on a first-come, first-served, walk-in basis and open to new, current, and returning students. Bring your El Camino student ID number to sign in. Express Counseling is for quick, general questions, or for prerequisite clearances to enroll in classes. You can also complete submit a prerequisite clearance online

 Reasons to see an Express Counselor

  • Assistance with filing for a degree/Graduation Petition - ECC transcripts only
  • Ask quick academic counseling questions - class planning is not part of Express counseling.
  • Obtain prerequisite clearances
  • Discuss general information about a Certificate and/or AA/AS programs
  • Discuss general information about transfer admission requirements (i.e. CSU, UC or private universities admission requirements)
  • Referrals to other programs and services

Chat with a Counselor Online

You can meet with an Express Counselor now via chat. Please see Reasons to see an Express Counselors for questions the Counselor can address via chat. If the Express Counselor’s light is green, “Online”, you can click on “Knock on Door”.

  Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Sabrina Jenkins
Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Lorenda Johnson   Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Celia Villalpando


Why wait in line, when you can meet with a counselor online?!

We’re happy to announce that we are now offering virtual counseling. Virtual counseling services allow students to experience a face to face counseling session in an online environment utilizing Cranium Café.  Click here to find out more about virtual counseling and to schedule an appointment!