Counseling Department

Counseling Services Division


The Counseling Department offers Academic, Career, and Personal counseling related to academic success, in addition to assistance in preparing to transfer to a 4-year university, in person and online via ZOOM. You can schedule a 45-minute appointment year round with a counselor. Schedule your appointment before the registration period to avoid the rush.

Appointments can be made in person at the Counseling front desk or over the phone at any of the following locations:

San Marcos Counseling Center
SSC Building, (760) 891-7511

Escondido Counseling Center
Student Services Office (760) 744-1150 x8157

Camp Pendleton Counseling Center
Building 1331 (Mainside)
Room 110, (760) 744-1150 x7818

How to Prepare for your Appointment

Whether you know your major or are undecided, you can prepare for your counseling appointment.  Bring the following to your appointment:

  • Copies of transcripts from other colleges, AP or IB scores
  • A list of questions to ask
  • Review the programs and majors Palomar has to offer ->  Academic Programs
Last modified on March 28, 2018