Welcome to the Ventura College Counseling Department


 Our mission is to assist students to identify and succeed in achieving their educational, career and personal/life goals. All our counselors have the expertise to assist students with course selection, educational planning, and questions concerning requirements for majors, general education, graduation, or transfer to a four-year college or university.



Need to meet with a counselor? You must have applied to the college, activated your MyVCCCD Portal, know your student 900#, completed your orientation, completed your MAP counseling wrokshop


Fall 2023

Day Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM


Note: We will have limited counseling services available on the following staff development days:


Wednesday, September 20th 

Tuesday, October 24th 

Tuesday, November 14th

Tuesday, December 12th 


*On these days, virtual drop in will be unavailable from 8:00-3:00 PM