Comprehensive Educational Planning Appointments


Counseling appointments are available to students who wish to develop a long-term education plan. Whether your goal is to earn an Associate's degree or transfer to a four year institution, our counselors are here to assist you in planning your path! Please only schedule 1 active appointment at a time.


  • New Students should do 1 of the following FIRST:
    1.     Complete the steps listed in Counseling for New Students
    2.     Contact a counselor via email for 1st semester planning
  • Have an idea about your Career and/or Major
  • Official AP Test scores will be required to receive credit(s)
  • Foreign transcripts not required to schedule an appointment

Scheduling a Counseling Appointment

Our live e-appointment services allow students to schedule a virtual counseling appointment with a San Diego Miramar College counselor. The meeting will take place virtually utilizing our Zoom meeting center. Appointments are scheduled one week in advance. For example, on Monday at 8:00AM you can begin scheduling an appointment for any available time next Monday (or before if available). *During registration these appointments fill quickly.


Appointments can be scheduled during the hours of 8:00am - 11:59pm Monday through Friday. 



**If you HAVE NOT attended any colleges or universities outside of SDCCD (Miramar, Mesa or City) you are eligible to schedule an appointment if:

**If you HAVE attended any colleges or universities outside of SDCCD (Miramar, Mesa or City) you are eligible to schedule an appointment if:

  • All previously attended Official College Transcripts are on file AND Evaluated.
    • We are not currently taking any hand delivered transcripts because the Counseling Office is closed and we are working remotely.
    • More information about sending in and evaluating transcripts at our Transcripts Webpage

IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING COUNSELING SERVICES: Due to the current situation with COVID-19, the campus is closed to students until further notice. During this unprecedented time we ask for your patience as we transition to remote services. All students accessing online/remote counseling services must carefully read and agree to the INFORMED CONSENT Terms & Conditions before signing up for a Comprehensive Education Planning Appointment.



1. When scheduling your appointment, if you reach a screen like the one below...

 invalid id information

Please send an email to


Body: full name, student ID & birthdate 

We will manually fix this issue & respond to you with confirmation in 1-2 business days.



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Each of the following criteria must be met and checked before scheduling a counseling appointment:

By checking this box, I acknowledge that I have met the above criteria for scheduling a counseling appointment. I understand that appointments go through a screening process, and students who do not meet the above criteria will be provided with other options for meeting with a counselor.

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