Welcome to the EVC Counseling Department. We provide a variety of counseling services to ensure student success!  Our mission is to help and empower students to achieve their educational, career and personal goals.


For New Students

​​​Become an EVC student in 5 easy steps!

For Continuing Students

4 Steps to ensure that you stay on track towards achieving your educational goal!

  1. Identify a major/career.  Utilize the following web-based exploration tools:
    • (The California Career Information System). You will need to register on-line to use this site. The EVC Site ID Code is XBOYLKS. Eureka provides information on college majors, descriptions of occupations and much more.
    • EVC Degrees & Certificates / Major Sheets
    • O*NET Find out about different careers
    • OOH​ Occupational Outlook Handbook – This site provides the complete content of the OOH published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. It describes the education and training for over 200 occupations
  2. Meet with a counselor after completing 15 degree applicable units to develop a Comprehensive Student Education Plan (CSEP)​

  3. Manage your academic progress on MyWeb. See below for instructions: Student Guide to Ed Planning.pdf

  4. Petition for your assoc​​iate degree​ and/or apply for transfer​  

Express Walk-in Services

Express Walk-In Services counseling sessions are for quick questions only. A maximum of 15-20 minutes is allocated to meet with a counselor to discuss the following services: 

    • Assessment Retest Referral

    • Excess Units

    • EVC Test Score Interpretation

    • EVC College policies and procedures

    • Transferability of Courses

    • Sequential EVC Coursework Verification ​

Counselors are available for 15-20 minute sessions on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

contact us:

Victor Garza,
Dean, Student Success 

Celina Gallegos
Sr. Division Administrative Assistant  
Student Center SC230

Counseling info:

Student Center SC250

Phone: (408) 270-6475 for an   appointment, or

To schedule a Counseling appointment click here.

For A Brief Counseling Question: Email
NOTE: Please include your Name, EVC Student ID number, & Phone Number ( Not for Counseling appointments. Please call 408 270-6475 to schedule) 

 EXPRESS Walk-In Hours:             

Counselors are available for 15-20 minute sessions on a first come, first serve basis.

During Winter Intersession, Walk-In hours will vary. Please contact us for specific walk-in hours.

Spring 2020 Counseling Hours

M     8:00AM - 5:00PM
T      8:00AM - 6:00PM
W     8:00AM - 6:00PM
Th    8:00AM - 5:00PM
F      8:00AM - 3:00PM  

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