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Academic Counseling

Online Academic Counseling

Welcome to Los Angeles City College’s Online Counseling Although the LACC campus is closed due to the Covid-19 emergency, counseling faculty are able to assist you through online chat, phone, email, or virtual appointments. 

If you are a new student, attend a
Group Counseling Session.

Live Chat Services 

Online “walk-in” counseling would normally be a 10 minute conversation with a counselor for any of the following:

  • Prerequisite clearances
  • Course advisement
  • Information about associate degree/certificate programs
  • General education patterns
  • IGETC / CSU GE-Breadth inquiries and certification
  • Information about important enrollment deadlines and registration assistance
  • Clarification of college policies and procedures
  • Brief assistance with various forms/petitions such as: academic renewal, course repeat, pass/non pass, excess units, etc.
  • Information about campus support resources and/or programs
  • Express Counseling is not for comprehensive education plans or transcript evaluations

Please note: If you need more than 10 minutes, you will be referred to schedule a counseling appointment.

Counseling Appointment 

Online counseling appointments would normally be a 30 minute session with a counselor for any of the following:

  • Overall course selection
  • Comprehensive student educational plans and mapping
  • Educational plans for financial aid appeals
  • Progress and academic probation; reinstatement 
  • Evaluation of coursework and external exams completed outside of LACCD
  • Transfer planning and advice to CSU, UC and private universities

Please Note: Appointments are conducted via phone or video conference. Counseling appointments are limited and reserved for counseling services that cannot be completed via Live Chat.

 Hours of Operation


Mon -Thurs: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Fri: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

E. Bird Song
Chair, Counseling
323.953.4000 ext 2062

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 Contact Us

Student Services Building, 2nd Floor
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2250


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Phone: 323.953.4000


Emergency: 323.953.2911