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Counseling and Student Success Division

Counseling and Student Success Division
Student Services Building, First floor
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Division Office
(310) 660-3442

Counseling Front Desk
(310) 660-3458

Career Center
(310) 660-3593 ext. 6137

Transfer Center
(310) 660-3593 ext. 3408

Welcome to the Counseling department.  Members of the Counseling faculty and other staff in the department look forward to serving you. 

Counselors are available to assist you in choosing a major that will lead to your successful transfer or developing a skill and ultimately a satisfying career and lifestyle.  Counselors focus on academic counseling, but understand that your education is uniquely tied to your personal responsibilities and know that the two need to be in harmony for you to realize your dreams.

Counselors will help you develop an education plan.  Counselors and other staff members are responsible for providing in-person and online orientations and offering career planning and transfer workshops. 

Your success is our mission!  We urge you to take advantage of our services.

Best Wishes,

Dr. Dipte Patel
Hours of Operation - Through August 6, 2015  Hours of Operation - May 26 through August 6
Monday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Express Counseling, or walk-in counseling, is available during office hours.  Express Counseling is for students with quick, general questions, or to clear prerequisites to enroll in classes.  For faster service, please bring a copy of your unofficial transcript for the Express Counselor to review.

 Monday through Thursday -- 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Open Friday, May 29 and June 5 - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  
CLOSED ON FRIDAYS -- June 12 through July 31, 2015  


 Last Published 5/27/15