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Frequently a counselor will start a meeting with a student by asking, "How can I help you?" It is to your advantage to know what services are available and how you might use Counseling Services to help you succeed as a student.

Academic Planning
  • Consider educational options
  • Review requirements
    • Graduation
    • Transfer
    • Occupational Certificates
  • Assist in selecting appropriate courses to achieve goals
  • Consult regarding student rights and responsibilities
  • Assist in addressing academic problems such as probation, dismissal and difficulty in a particular course
Career Planning
  • Explore interests, values and goals
  • Research and review career options
  • Plan appropriate courses to reach goals
Personal Counseling and Referrals
  • Assist with problems that affect school performance
  • Refer to Student Psychological Services for any ongoing or personal counseling
  • Refer to college services and community resources

The final responsibility for successfully achieving an educational goal rests with the student. Information on-line is designed to be helpful; however, this information changes frequently. It is recommended that students consult catalogs, counselors, departments and universities to confirm an educational plan.

Santa Rosa Junior College is officially accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges