Counseling and Advising Center

Meet with a Counselor

Currently enrolled De Anza students may schedule an appointment to meet with a counselor or academic advisor.

Appointment Guidelines

Appointments can be made:

To Prepare for Your Appointment

  • Bring transcripts from other colleges, test scores, your education plan, and any other records that are relevant to the issues you want to discuss.
  • Make a list of questions you want to ask.
  • Do as much legwork ahead of time so you can make the most out of your time with the counselor or academic advisor. For additional suggestions,see What's Your Reason?

Are You a New Student to De Anza?

Please follow these steps before meeting individually with a counselor or advisor.

  1. Apply for admission
  2. Take placement tests
  3. Sign-up for a New Student Orientation
  4. Enroll in COUN 50: Introduction to College.
  5. What if I need to register for classes before I complete COUN 50? See which courses to take first.
  1. Apply for admission
  2. Take placement tests and/or
  3. Submit transcripts for Prerequisite Clearance

Disclaimer: The final responsibility for successfully achieving an educational goal rests with the student. Information on-line is designed to be helpful; however, this information changes frequently. It is recommended that students consult catalogs, counselors/academic advisors, departments and universities to confirm an educational plan.

De Anza College is a smoke-free campus.

Counseling & Advising Center

Registration & Student Services
2nd Floor,  Room 201

Phone: 408.864.5400


Last Updated: 5/23/16