Mission College Counseling Services

location: Main Building E1-301
telephone: 408.855.5030

Counseling is available for all students on a drop-in basis or by private appointments. Students MUST have a student ID number to be seen by a counselor. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor by the time they have completed 12 units to formalize an Education Plan. Counselors are available to assist you with academic, personal and career issues. Counseling courses can assist students in making career and educational decisions, enhancing study skills, and staying motivated.

Counseling Hours Fall 2014

Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: closed

The Counseling Office will close at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, November 26th.

Mission College will be closed on the following holidays.
  Tuesday, November 11th - Veteran's Day
  Thursday and Friday, November 27th and 28th - Thanksgiving


Counseling Appointment Hours

Additional appointments are available beyond the Counseling Office's hours of operation. Please schedule an appointment online through the MC Portal.

Degree and Transfer Information

For answers to questions or more information, please see a counselor

Are You on Course?
Guideline that assists students in successfully reaching their academic goals.

Certificates & Degrees

AA/AS Degree Requirements

California State University General Education-Breadth (CSU GE-B)

Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) - IGETC fulfills both Cal State University and University of California lower division General Ed requirements.

UC Transfer Admissions Eligibility Course List
For UC transfers with high unit majors such as math, science and engineering.

Service Assessment Outcomes

SAO 1: Students that meet with a counselor in an appointment will obtain an educational plan by the end of the counseling appointment.
SAO 2: Students with immediate educational and career counseling needs will have their issue(s) resolved through walk-in counseling services or they will be given guidance on what to do next.


Related Links


Assessment Center

Transfer Center





International Students




Student Health Services


Schedule an appointment with the Veteran's Counselor.

Priority Registration For Continuing Students

California has enacted a law called the Student Success Act that will affect the date and time you are given to enroll in classes for the Summer and Fall 2014 terms.

How will this impact you?