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Academic Counseling

Express Counseling (Walk-in services)

EXPRESS (walk-in) counseling services are available during the following days and times ONLY:  

SPRING 2020 (Effective 2/18/20)
  • Mondays: 10:00AM-1:00PM & 3:00PM-6:00PM
  • Tuesdays: 10:00AM-1:00PM & 3:00PM-6:00PM

*Please Note: Express "drop-in" counseling hours are subject to change based on availability.

Services available in Express Counseling:

  • Quick course advisement for one semester (Students who have completed more than 30 units and/or completed coursework outside LACCD may require extensive evaluation that can only be provided during an appointment)
  • Prerequisite Clearance (Clear a Class Requirement Completed at another College; please bring an unofficial transcript)
  • Change of Home Campus or Major (Academic Plan Change for Degree/Certificate)
  • Educational Goal Change (Certificate, Degree, and/or Transfer)
  • Consultation on Repeating Classes
  • Questions About Dropping or Adding Classes
  • Request to Enroll in Excess Units (Submit an Overload Petition Form)

Some counseling needs, such as an evaluation of coursework you completed outside of the district, Student Education Plans for more than one semester, and graduation petitions require that you schedule a 30 or 45 minute appointment. Students who are new to the college and have completed less than 12 units of college credit MUST attend a Group Counseling Session before meeting with a counselor.

 Contact Us

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

*We are unable to answer the department phone during the COVID-19 campus closure

 Virtual Office Hours

Week of April 6
Monday: 8:30am – 12pm & 1pm – 4pm 
Tuesday: 8:30am – 12pm & 1pm – 4pm 
Wednesday: 8:30am – 12pm & 1pm – 4pm 
Thursday: 8:30am – 12pm & 1pm – 4pm 
Friday: 9am – 12pm



Office closed Monday, April 13 

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Los Angeles City College | 855 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles California 90029


Phone: 323.953.4000


Emergency: 323.953.2911