*** ATTENTION STUDENTS! ***
*** NEW STUDENT SERVICES BUILDING UPDATE! ***
Wednesday, 7/31/2019: The Counseling department and the entire Student Services Center will be moving in the next few weeks to our new Student Services Center! To minimize distruptions to services, appointments have been placed on hold while the moving plans are finalized.
July 29th- August 1st
Limited appointments - subject to change
Express Counseling is available for quick questions and prerequisite clearances. Educational
planning will not be done at Express at this time.
On hold for the weeks of:
August 5th through August 8th
August 12th-August 16th
Watch 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.
Click on the “Schedule Appointment” tab to meet with a Counselor. Counseling appointments are first-come, first-served and are scheduled a week in advance.
F-1 Visa students - call the International Student Program to make an appointment, 310-660-3434. Students who need to complete a Financial Aid required lock-in-list can call the Counseling Appointment Desk at (310) 660-3458.
Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox recommended.
If you are having technical difficulties accessing Campus Calibrate, click on this link: https://blog.conexec.com/help-center/
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: https://bit.ly/appointment_system_feedback
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. 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!