Counseling Services

Counselors are available to assist students in identifying, clarifying, and reaching their educational and career goals. Counselors provide confidential Academic, Transfer, Career, and Personal counseling services.

TYPES OF STUDENT

New Students: For new Chabot student in Fall 2023, and have never attended college – sign up for a First Semester Planning Session.

Continuing & all other students: Visit drop in counseling (in-person and virtual available)  or schedule an appointment during our hours.

Prospective Student: You need to apply and become a Chabot student. Upon receiving your student W# you may access services.


For priority registration, be sure to complete the Core Services:

 

HOURS & SERVICE TYPES
IN PERSON & ONLINE

SPRING 2024 SCHEDULE

Drop-in is available both in-person and online (zoom). For online, click on the blue time links in the chart below.
 
Day Service Hours Drop-In*
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

9:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

*Drop-In availability is based on first-come, first-serve. Please arrive at least 30 minutes before closing time.

  • Support and questions regarding your academic goals
  • Academic/Progress Probation 1
  • One semester academic planning (SEPA) 
  • Submitting counseling forms - for example: 
    • Excess units
    • Petition to repeat
    • Prerequisite overrides & challenges
    • Prerequisite challenges
    • Substitution waivers

Counseling Appointments

Are available either in-person or online. Appointment sessions are scheduled for up to 45 minutes.

  • Long-term, comprehensive student education plan (SEP) (2+ semester plan)
  • Evaluation of progress toward graduation or transfer
  • University transfer planning
  • Career/Major Exploration
  • Probation 2/Dismissal status (Probation level 1 students click here)
  • Evaluation of transfer credit from other colleges and universities
  • Financial Aid education plan needed for financial aid appeal
  • TAG – Transfer Agreement Guarantee Review for UC transfers
  • Associate Degree for Transfer – AAT or AST degree planning
  • Career Guidance and counseling
  • Personal or Crisis counseling

Scheduling an Appointment


To schedule an appointment, email cc-counseling@lightinsnow.com the following information:

    • Name
    • W Number
    • Phone Number
    • Availability: a range of days and times
    • Preference for in-person or online service (Phone or Zoom)

Announcements

Last day to Add/Drop with No-Grade-of-Record (NGR) | Feb 4

Holiday Campus Closed |Feb 16-19 

Tip: Bookmark the Academic Calendar

Contact Us

Building & room Building 700 - 2nd fl, Room 752

staff Meet Our Team

cc-counseling@lightinsnow.com
for general information and Academic/Financial Aid hold assistance

Support Directory

Hours See Hours


Sadie Ashraf
Dean of Counseling
Student contact Dean form 

 

Counseling Newsletter -
Fall 2023

Need Support or Have Questions?

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Immediately connect with a Peer Guide (trained student assistant) who can answer basic questions, and help you with enrollment, registration, financial aid and much more!

Peer Guide Support Service Hours:

Call (510) 274-1550
Mon - Thurs 10am - 4pm

Peer Guide Zoom Link
Mon - Thurs 9am - 5pm