Student Success Program (Probation)
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El Camino College has two types of probation: Academic Probation and Progress Probation. The purpose of probation is to encourage a student having academic difficulties seek appropriate guidance and support in formulating and achieving goals.

The Student Success Program (SSP) was created to assist students who may be facing academic difficulties. The Student Success Program offers counseling and advising, in addition to a variety of enhancement workshops, and can also connect you with additional support services to help you be successful in college.



Chat is available: Monday-Thursday

During Chat Hours You Can:

Ask questions regarding academic/progress probation

Complete a Probation Level 2 Contract

Get advice on future classes with counselors

Get referrals to on/off campus resources


Xiao's Chat Hours:

Mondays 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Xiao Wang


Angie's Chat Hours:

Tuesdays 9am-10am & 2:30pm-3:30pm 

Wednesdays 3pm-4pm

Thursdays 2pm-3pm 

Fridays 10am-11am

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Angela Hagan


Dora's Chat Hours:

Wednesdays 8am-9am & 12:30pm-1:30pm

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Dora Miranda


Martha's Chat Hours:

Mondays 11:30am-12:30pm

Tuesdays 5:30pm-6:30pm

Thursdays 10am-11am & 4pm-5pm 

Fridays 12pm-1pm

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Martha Perez




Quote of the Month

"It's all about progress, not perfection"
David Perlumutter




The SSP participates in the Midterm Grade Reports each Spring and Fall semester to better assist with the resources available and to complete your probation requirements in order for you to have a successful semester and get back in good standing. If it is reported that you are currently receiving a Grade of D or F in one of your courses, you will be contacted by an SSP Advisor and will have to come in to meet with one of them or a counselor. It is important that you check your ECC email regularly for important notices, deadlines, and to check if you have received an ECC Connect tracking item from one your instructors or other faculty and staff.




Click on the FAQs icon to read through the probation/dismissal frequently asked questions.



Student Success Program Team

Dora Miranda, Counselor
Xiao Wang, Counselor
Angie Hagan, Advisor
Martha Perez, Advisor