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Special COVID-19 Updates

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Counseling & Career Advisement

The School of Counseling & Student Support Programs wants all students to succeed. Our team of qualified counselors are prepared to talk with you about your academic performance, choice of career, personal goals, and transfer opportunities. We will provide you with individualized counseling sessions, exciting workshops, personal development courses and special academic programs or Learning Communities such as Puente, Umoja, BAYAN, FYE, PAIR and Honors.  We even have specialized counseling for our student-athletes.

Student Success & Support Program (SSSP): To begin your counseling experience, please ensure you first learn about SSSP and complete the first two Priority Steps to Success (Orientation and Assessment).  These are important steps to ensure you succeed and acheive Priority Registration!

Students needing help with personal issues can receive confidential, brief, supportive counseling through the Personal Wellness Services at SWC.

Need help scheduling a counseling appointment? Please visit us in virtual chat below, email us at, or leave a voicemail at (619) 482-6361.

During summer hours Counseling will be available Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 6:30pm. Counseling will be unavailable Fridays. 



Virtual Chat

We are here to support each of our student’s needs. Chat live on Cranium Café by finding an online staff member below. To learn more, visit the Virtual Welcome Center. Our student service specialists have their hours of availability listed on their profile cards. If a team member's hours are not reflective of their availability, they are likely supporting another student. We give each of our students the individual attention and time they deserve. Thank you for your patience.

Video chat with General Counseling Front Desk on Cranium Cafe