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Academic Counseling

Online Academic Counseling

Welcome to Los Angeles City College’s Online Counseling! LACC provides current and future LACC students with opportunities to ask academic counselors general questions pertaining to meeting their educational goals at LACC via Live-Chat or Email.

If you are a new student, please refer to the
New Student Checklist.

Services Offered Online

  • Clarification of college procedures and policies
  • General information about Certificates, Associate Degrees, and Transfer requirements
  • General information about prerequisites and corequisites at LACC
  • Course offerings and majors available at LACC
  • Referrals to other programs and support services
  • Transferability of LACC courses
  • Prerequisite Clearance (in limited subjects)

Services NOT Offered Online

  • Personal or crisis counseling
  • Career counseling
  • Transcript evaluation
  • Transferability of courses from other colleges/universities
  • Education Plans
  • Financial Aid appeals and other inquiries (please contact the Financial Aid office)
  • Graduation check

 Email an Academic Counselor

Online Advisement Email Form

Please allow up to 4 business days to receive a response to your question. If you require a response sooner, please go to the Counseling Office.

Please note: Due to the nature of the Internet and e-mail technology, there is no assurance of confidentiality when using this on-line counseling service.

Email an Online Academic Counselor FAQ’s:

How does online counseling work?
How long does it take to get a response from an online academic counselor?
What types of questions can I ask through this online service?
Is online counseling confidential?
Can I request a specific counselor through this online counseling service?
Can I make an appointment with an academic counselor through this online counseling service?

 Live-Chat with A Counselor (Coming Soon)

LACC is working to make Online Advising even easier. Check back soon for updates.

 Contact Us

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

 Office Hours

Spring Office Hours:

Monday & Tuesday: 9:00am - 6:30pm
Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Friday: 9:00am - 2:00pm

Express (Drop-in) Counseling Hours:

Monday & Tuesday: 10:00am - 1:00pm & 3:00pm-6:00pm



Counseling Office will be closed Friday, February 28 from 10am-12pm

To clear a prerequisite, bring an unofficial college transcript to the counseling department during "Express" walk-in hours.

 Useful Links

 Download the GradGuru App!

GradGuru is a free app customized by Los Angeles City College that helps you stay on track by sending you tips and alerts on college deadlines!

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


Phone: 323.953.4000


Emergency: 323.953.2911