This request form is for students who need to schedule an appointment to meet with an Academic Counselor for their major. Please review the following before submitting your request. Please note, during peak periods, there may be a 1-3 week wait time for an appointment.


The more days/times options you can give, the better chance you may have at acquiring an appointment.

Include your El Camino ID number and El Camino email, and a current contact phone number. Your request will not be granted if you do not use your El Camino email address.

New to college students are encouraged to visit our Warrior Welcome Center for assistance in getting started at El Camino College, and sign up for a New Student Orientation (includes counseling session for a one-semester educational plan). Click here to find out more: New Student Orientation.


Appointment requests are responded to Monday - Thursday, 9:00am to 4:00pm, and Friday, 9:00am to 12:30pm. Requests sent after business hours or during holidays will be reviewed the next business day.

Counseling Appointment Request Form

Please complete the form below if you would like to schedule an appointment with a Counselor. 

Name*
All appointment reminders go to your ECC email. If you cannot access your email, contact the IT Helpdesk (310) 660-6571
What is your student status?*

If you are a RETURNING STUDENT (have not attended El Camino College continuously for more than 1-2 terms) and cannot access your El Camino email through your MyECC account, please contact the Counseling Front Desk for assistance with scheduling an appointment.  The Counseling Front Desk number is (310) 660-3458.  

Have you attended New Student Orientation?*
Have you completed the English and Math placement survey in MyECC?

Sign Up for New Student Orientation:

We strongly encourage new students to attend New Student Orientation before meeting with a counselor. 

Register to attend a New Student Orientation


Please complete the English and Math Placement Survey before meeting with a counselor. 

For information on how to complete the English and Math Placement Survey, please visit:

https://www.elcamino.edu/admissions/welcome/assessment/english-math-placement.aspx


Are you part of a special program (check all that apply):
Have you met with a Counselor from the program you have selected above?
Have you chosen a major?
What is your meta major?

Sign Up for Undecided Majors Workshop:

We strongly encourage new students to attend an Undecided Majors Workshop if they have not selected a meta-major/major before meeting with a counselor. 

Register to attend an Undecided Majors Workshop

If you are not sure, that's okay. Just skip this question.
Have no idea? That's okay too. Just skip this question.
Have you already met with a counselor to complete an educational plan for this major and educational goal?*
What is the reason for your appointment? *

Steps for the Prerequisite Clearance Process                            

  1. If a student believes a course taken at another college or university meets the prerequisite for an El Camino College course in which he/she wishes to enroll, the student may submit a Prerequisite Clearance Form and appropriate documentation for review.                      
  2. To submit a Prerequisite Clearance Form, please complete the form: https://elcamino.formstack.com/workflows/prerequisite_clearance_form                       
  3. Make sure that all attachments have your identifying information - name, student ID number, etc.  Clearances with incomplete documents will be delayed and/or denied.
  4.  Allow 3-5 business days for processing online clearance requests.
Have you previously attended El Camino College?
Have you attended any other colleges or universities?*

 Please make sure you have copies of transcripts from all colleges and universities you have attended available during your counseling appointment. 

For record keeping purposes, mail official transcripts from all colleges and universities you have previously attended to the El Camino College Admissions and Records Office. 

For more information on sending your transcripts to El Camino College, please visit https://www.elcamino.edu/admissions/transcripts/index.aspx

What is your appointment location preference? (Selecting multiple options will assist staff in finding availability)*
What day(s) are you available to meet with a counselor? (Selecting multiple days will assist staff in finding availability):*
What times are you available to meet with a counselor on MONDAY? (Selecting multiple times will assist staff in finding availability):*
What times are you available to meet with a counselor on TUESDAY? (Selecting multiple times will assist staff in finding availability):*
What times are you available to meet with a counselor on WEDNESDAY? (Selecting multiple times will assist staff in finding availability): *
What times are you available to meet with a counselor on THURSDAY? (Selecting multiple times will assist staff in finding availability):*
What times are you available to meet with a counselor on FRIDAY? (Selecting multiple times will assist staff in finding availability): *

Appointment Schedule

Action*
Type of Appointment*