Notice:

All Summer and Fall classes will be held online, and all admissions and student support services are available remotely. Visit the Virtual Student Resource Center to access the assistance that you need.

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. The information discussed with counselors is kept strictly confidential. 

Virtual Office Hours and Contact Information

Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: 215-751-8169
Email: 

As public health concerns surrounding COVID-19 continue to grow the Counseling department wants to ensure that we can support our students remotely. Services are available by phone, email and zoom appointments.

Students 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.

Important dates: 

    • 10/22/2020: Academic Probation student registration begins. Please complete this form in order to register.
    • 10/22/2020: New Transfer student registration begins. Please complete this form in order to register.
    • 10/22/2020: Readmit student registration begins. Please complete this form in order to register. 

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

Coping During Covid-19

Emergencies

Mental Health

Safety

Self-Care During COVID-19

  • In need of emotional supports:
    • Ayana - Online Therapy for Marginalized & Intersectional Communities
      https://www.ayanatherapy.com
    • Support Text Line for persons of color: TEXT “STEVE” to 741741
    • Support phone/text/chat for LGBTQ Community ages 13-24 1-866-488-7386 – available 24/7
      https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now
    • Muslim Crisis Text Line: TEXT “SALAM” to 741741
    • Asian American Suicide Hotline: Call 1-877-990-8585, Asian LifeNet Hotline (24 hours)
      (Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Fujianese are offered)

Academic Support

Health & Wellness: