Please contact the Guardian Scholars Office to schedule an appointment


Phone: 714-432-6835



The intent is to help students explore their options and make informed decisions that will improve the quality of their lives. Our professionally trained staff are available to assist you with the following


  • Educational Planning
  • Career Exploration
  • Registering for Courses
  • Counseling Classes
  • Referral Services
  • Transfer Services


  • Personal Counseling and Coaching
  • Academic and personal resources
  • Skill Development
  • Co-Case Management
  • Transfer Support
  • Referral Services

If you need to cancel an appointment, please contact our office immediately. You may cancel via phone (714) 432-6835, through your text message reminder, or in person. Please DO NOT cancel an appointment via e-mail.

Drop-In Counseling is limited to fifteen minutes and is appropriate for general questions only. Please call or check in with the front desk for drop-in times. 

Drop-In Counseling is not appropriate for transcript evaluation, Student Education Plans or personal counseling, as drop-in Counselors do not have access to your transcript or other student records.

To request to take more units, please complete an Overload Petition today!

Scheduling An Appointment 

We have in person, virtual, or phone appointments available to students. Appointments may be scheduled online, or by telephone. All scheduled appointments are thirty minutes long (unless otherwise noted), and are based on availability. Students are limited to one appointment per week on any platform.


If the online scheduling system says appointments are full, please call the Guardian Scholars Office to check availability. ​

Specialist Appointments

Call our front desk:


Important Information:

After booking, students MUST check their OCC Student Email for appointment information. Failure to check your email may result in you missing your appointment.


Academic Counseling Appointments

Call our front desk or book an appointment using the link below: 

Make an Appointment

Important Information:

Students may select either a phone or video appointment when scheduling. If meeting via video, please use either Google Chrome or Firefox browsers and log in from a computer (not a smart phone) with a microphone and web camera. 
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