Important : In order to schedule an appointment for Gavilan's Counseling services, your Gavilan ID number is required.
The professional counselors at Gavilan College provide academic, career, vocational, transfer, and personal counseling. We can help you choose the right classes for your major, decide on your educational goals, find your ideal career path, transfer to a 4-year college, or work through difficult personal issues.
If you have any questions or concerns about school, work, or life—come in and talk to us! Appointments are required for educational plans, transcript evaluation, and graduation petitions
It’s easy to meet with a counselor. Look at the list below to see if you are in a program with counselors. If not, check Location and Service Hours for a current schedule.
You can schedule an appointment online or call our office at (408) 852-2895 or (408) 848-4723. We are located in the Student Services Building near Admissions and Records.
Programs with Counseling Support
- Contact the Online Counselor (requires Gav ID and email)
- Submit questions online and get answers via email within 2 business days;
- Emails will be returned only during regular/intersession counseling hours.
The Gavilan College Counseling Department faculty adheres to the Ethical Standards published by the American Counseling Association.