What types of counseling services are available?

The Center provides academic, transfer, and career counseling to students. You can also meet with a counselor for assistance with referrals to confidential community resources and guidance on managing personal concerns that interfere with educational goals.

I am struggling with personal issues that are impacting my performance in school. What services are available?

Services within the Counseling and Student Success Center to address these needs are:

  • Center for Students and Families Appointment: For more information on our Mobile Food Pantry, emergency housing assistance, Income Supports, Public Benefits Screenings & Assistance for students, please click here
  • Counseling Appointment: Counselors can facilitate the referral process to outside agencies for health, mental health, substance abuse and other support services.
  • Achievement Coaching Appointment: Designed to support students through a series of different strategies, such as:
  • Goal setting
  • Study skills
  • Time management
  • Note taking
  • Test anxiety & test taking
  • Learning styles

Is the information I share with a counselor confidential?

Campus counselors offer limited confidentiality. Come speak to a counselor about what this will mean for you. If you want to meet with a completely confidential counselor, than we can assist you with an appropriate referral. Our goal is to provide you with wellness options so you can choose your best fit.
 

Is there a fee for counseling services?

All services are free and available for currently enrolled students at Gateway Community College.