Counseling Services is an essential resource to students and assists with the following:
- sorting out and understanding educational options
- establishing educational and career goals
- developing a Student Educational Plan (SEP) as a guide to
completing educational goals
- tackling personal issues that interfere with personal and
Counseling Services offers a variety of workshops to assist students with their specific educational goals. These workshops are designed for students to be active and informed participants in their education.
Student Orientation & Advising Workshop Schedule
The Student Orientation & Advising Workshop schedule is available on our Event Calendar page. You can also pick up the schedule at the Counseling Support Center.
DegreeWorks and Transcript Evaluation Services
All students who plan to complete a certificate, associate degree, and/or transfer to a university should use the new DegreeWorks tool. Additionally, students who have completed coursework at a college or university outside the San Mateo Community College District should have their previous transcripts evaluated during their first semester at CSM.
New students must complete a mandatory, in-person Student Orientation & Advising Workshop. View our Student Orientation & Advising Workshop form for more information.
Welcome back to College of San Mateo. Services may have changed while you have been away. For returning students, there are steps that can be taken to stay updated. View our Returning Students form for more information.
Are you on Dismissal Status and unable to enroll in courses? You must attend a mandatory Reinstatement Workshop. View our Reinstatement Workshop form for more information.
For more information call (650) 574-6400 or visit the Counseling Support Center in College Center Building 10, Room 340.