Spring Schedule and Vaccination Update

Community College of Philadelphia will be operating remotely through February 14 with a limited number of classes meeting in person. Due to City of Philadelphia mandates, all students, faculty and staff must be fully vaccinated. To register for in-person or hybrid spring 2022 classes, students need to be fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption. Students who are not vaccinated or do not have an approved exemption are able to register for fully online courses. Please see our College COVID-19 Updates for more information and visit our Virtual Student Resource Center for support.

Counseling Department

College life is full of opportunities and challenges. The Counseling Department of Community College of Philadelphia can help you optimize your opportunities and meet your challenges. The College offers free, comprehensive counseling services to all of our students. Our highly qualified and diverse staff provides expertise in career, transfer, academic and personal counseling. Confidentiality is maintained in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

On-campus Hours

Due to rising Covid cases in Philadelphia and throughout the region, the Counseling department will operate on a fully remote schedule through February 14.

Virtual Office Hours and Contact Information

The Counseling department wants to ensure that we can support our students remotely. Services are available by phone, email and zoom appointments.

Virtual Drop-In Hours (via Zoom)

In addition to appointments, students are encouraged to attend our virtual drop-in hours:

  • January 4, 2022-January 21, 2022—Monday through Friday, from 11 am to 1 pm.
  • January 24, 2022-April 30, 2022—Monday and Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Join our virtual drop-in hours for choosing/changing majors, withdrawing/dropping a course and other quick questions

Student Resources

Meet with a Counselor  

For academic, career, transfer, and personal counseling, please complete this form for an appointment request, or contact Counseling at counseling@ccp.edu or 215-751-8169. Please include a message with your name, J number, cell phone and/or email, and a counselor will be in touch with you. 

Registration  

All new transfer students, readmit students and students on academic probation must first connect with counselors to register:  

  • Academic Probation students, please complete this form in order to register, beginning Nov. 1. 
  • New Transfer students, please complete this form in order to register, beginning Nov. 1. 
  • Readmit students, please complete this form in order to register, beginning Nov. 1.  

Once we receive your request, you will be contacted by our Intake Receptionist or a Counselor about registration and next steps.