We will be offline Friday june 18th, in observance of juneteenth! will return on monday, june 21
How to Get Connected with a Counselor!
The summer/fall enrollment period is here and we're offering all-day Express Sessions where you can connect with a counselor for at least 30 minutes via phone or Zoom. To sign up, chat with our staff through the Cranium Cafe live chat link and ask to be added onto the list. It is first-come, first-serve and we can only add you on the day of.
Counseling staff are available through Cranium Cafe live chat from 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Friday. We are assisting a lot of students through chat, but we will help you - please wait until you see that a staff person has finished and becomes available.
Have your SURF ID (student ID) number ready, if you have one.
Academic Counseling Information Sessions
Do you want to get connected and learn more about Academic Counseling services? Join counseling specialists Amber and Donney every Wednesday 12:00 – 1:00pm. This community space is here to support you in navigating counseling services and answer general questions you have. Registration is not required.
Join Zoom Meeting: https://miracosta-edu.zoom.us/j/95278603486
Are You a New Student Trying to Pick Classes? We Have a Zoom Workshop for YOU!
Having trouble figuring out how to select your courses? Don't know what to pick that will transfer? Need some basic information on what you need to succeed at MiraCosta? We're now offering live Zoom workshops run by our counselors and designed to get you up-to-speed on the basics of building your schedule. Workshops are limited to 20 students; click here to register. You must have a MiraCosta student ID to sign up.
These workshops are for new students who have never attended college, are returning after taking some time off, and high school students. If you are a current student and want to connect with a counselor, click here to chat live with our staff who can assist.
The Counseling Department is committed to assisting students in achieving their academic goals through empowerment and education. The counselors will provide guidance by creating an Ed Plan, helping students figure out a career choice, applying to transfer, and encouraging and directing students to resources for mental health and personal care.
Connect with Us
In accordance with local and state guidelines regarding the coronavirus, the Counseling Center campus office is closed for the spring 2021 semester. However, counselors and staff are working remotely to provide students our services through online live chat, Zoom video sessions, and email. To connect with our services, please visit our online services page. Please be advised that we do not have the ability to answer phone calls or return messages; reach out to us through our online services.