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(714) 895-8119

Now on campus
Tuesdays – Thursdays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm!

Counseling Office Hours:
Fall and Spring
Mon – Fri: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Closed Weekends and Holidays

Intersession and Summer
Mon – Fri: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Closed Weekends and Holidays

Counseling Office Location:
2nd floor, Student Services Center
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Golden West College Counseling

The Counseling Department is dedicated to assisting students to achieve success in their academic, career, and life goals in an inclusive environment that embraces the diversity of our students and community. Our professionally trained counselors are available to assist you with clarifying career and education goals, education planning and course selection, university transfer, and personal counseling.


Counseling services are available by phone or Zoom. Limited counseling services are also available on-campus Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Counseling Services are offered in the following ways:

Schedule a Counselor Appointment
Counselors are available in Fall Monday - Friday. Call or Chat With Us for assistance connecting with a Counselor. 

Call Back by Phone
Call 714-895-8119 ext. 1 or Chat With Us to request a same day call back from a Counselor. 

Contact a Counselor by Email 
Counselors are available to answer questions by email at E-Counseling. Emails will be returned within 3-5 business days.

Request a General Counseling Appointment 
Counseling appointments are available during the Fall and Spring Semesters. Counselors are available via Drop-In during Winter Intersession and Summer. Call or Chat With Us for assistance connecting with a Counselor.