The Counseling Department at Evergreen Valley College (EVC) provides students with the opportunity to obtain guidance in developing their academic and personal goals. Students receive essential information and support regarding transfer requirements, developing their Educational Plan, career options, adjusting to college life and time management. EVC Counselors are professional, credentialed faculty who work to support students’ individual needs. The Counseling Department offers many resources and services to assist students in declaring an academic major or career goal and in developing an Educational Plan for college completion. In accordance with the Student Success Act of 2012, it is mandatory for students to complete a Comprehensive (2 year) Ed Plan after completing 15-degree applicable units.
The counseling faculty also teach a variety of college courses, the focus of which ranges from orienting students to college, skills to be successful in college and life, education and transfer planning, and career exploration and planning.
Day and evening counseling services are available on both an appointment and a walk-in basis. For office hours, more information and/or to schedule a counseling appointment, contact the EVC Counseling Department, located in the Student Services Center, Room SC-250, at (408) 270-6475, http://evesars.evc.edu/sars/Counsel/eSARS.asp or visit online at: http://www.evc.edu/current-students/counseling.