New Student Counseling
What Type of New Student Are You?
First Time College StudentOne or Two Term College StudentPrevious College Student
First Time College Students
New Student Counseling is required for all first time college students at PCC. Due to the campus changes as a result of COVID-19, New Student Counseling is currently being offered virtually.
During the New Student Counseling workshop, you will accomplish 3 goals:
- Review What You Have Already Done
- Choose Your First Year Classes
- Identify Your Next Steps
Start Your New Student Counseling
After Completing the Online Workshop
At the end of New Student Counseling Workshop, you will find information about how to connect with a first year counselor to make sure you are taking the right classes in your first semester.
If you have trouble accessing New Student Counseling or have questions about this process, please email: Pathways@pasadena.edu.
One or Two Term Students
If you are attending PCC for a few classes or for personal interest, you do not need to meet with a counselor. Instead, follow the steps for one or two term students to complete your LancerPoint Achievements.
Counseling for New One/Two Term Students
Previous College Students
If you are new student with credits from another college:
- Go to our Counseling Appointments to make an appointment with a counselor.
If there are no available appointments, please complete our online Prerequisite Clearance to submit your transcripts for clearance.