Welcome to the Fullerton College Counseling Department
You can schedule a counseling appointment with our self-scheduling system. If a 45 minute General Counseling appointment is not necessary you will be directed to an appropriate counseling service. The following student groups should meet with specific Counselors for their unique needs: Athletes, Extended Opportunity Program & Services (EOPS), Financial Aid, and Veterans.
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Schedule an Appointment
Call the Counseling Center at (714) 992-7084 or use the “Live Chat” tab (on the top right edge of this web page) to schedule. Below are the different types of counseling appointments available. Schedule an appointment today!
General Information (GI) with a Counselor (10-minute Conversations)
General Information is for prerequisites and corequisite clearances, general transfer and graduation-related questions, referrals to other programs and services, Math, English and Reading Course placement, questions about comparable courses or general quick questions. Call us at: (714) 992-7084
45-Minute Appointment with a Counselor
Schedule a 45-minute appointment (remote or in-person) with a counselor if you require a Student Educational Program Plan (SEPP) or have 3 or more questions and/or questions that require a review of your academic records. For common appointment topics visit the E-advising Appointment Topics page.
e-Advising – Email a Counselor
You may email a Counselor if you have 1 or 2 general questions not requiring a review of your academic records. For common appointment topics visit the E-advising Appointment Topics page.
New to College Group Advising
If you are brand new to Fullerton College starting in an upcoming semester. Schedule a New Incoming Student Group Advising with our Self-Scheduling System below. This option is only available briefly before a new semester.
No Show Policy:
Any student who misses 2 or more counseling appointments may be limited to booking same-day counseling appointments within a calendar year (Jan 1-Dec 31). The best times to meet with a counselor are the months of September, October, February and March. Please be aware that it may be difficult to book same-day counseling appointments during peak registration periods.
You may cancel or reschedule your appointment by clicking below:
Many offices and departments have dedicated counselors for students that have unique academic goals. Students within these groups should meet with a specific counselor to ensure that they are on the right path to success!
Athletic Academic Counselor Queen Peterson meets with student-athletes each semester to discuss educational objectives and progress.
Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOPS) one-on-one academic counseling.
Our team offers information and assistance on the financial aid website, over the phone on QLess (714-888-7588), email, text messaging, Financial Aid Counseling Zoom appointments, and Financial Aid Technician Zoom appointments.
For veterans, military personnel, and family members and dependents of those who have served in the U.S. military. In-person and virtual appointments are available! Call or email to schedule a meeting with your VRC counselor.
As an international student at Fullerton College, you will have dedicated counselors to assist you during your studies.
Re-Entry is a campus program designed for Re-Entry and/or non-traditional students.
We have counselors that help students create academic goals. Meet with an Umoja Counselor to review Educational Plan, discuss career goals, transfer opportunities and more.
We offer career research assistance to help guide students through the myriad of career resources!
Counseling Center Hours (subject to change)
The following are the hours of operation for the Counseling Department Staff. Drop-In (General Information) appointments sign-ups close 30 minutes before the end of the work day.
Hours of Operation [Spring]:
Monday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Select Saturdays: 9:00 am- 2pm (please refer to the Saturday Hours of operation for specific dates)
Counseling CHAT Hours
The following are the hours of operation for the Counseling Department CHAT. Drop-In (General Information) appointments sign-ups close 30 minutes before the end of the work day.
Hours of Operation [Spring]:
Monday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am –6:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Selected Saturdays: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm (please refer to the Saturday Hours of operation for specific dates)