Counselors are master's degree prepared professionals who are trained to provide personal, academic, and career counseling services. Counseling appointments are offered in the following modalities:

Scheduled Appointments

Walk-in for brief questions

Live-Chat for brief questions

Hybrid Appointments (phone & email)

Online Counseling Appointments... Coming Soon!

Counselors can help you with:

  • Development of a Student Education Plan (SEP)
  • Academic degree planning
  • Transfer planning
  • Information about programs offered at Cuesta College
  • Course selection
  • Schedule changes
  • Graduation requirements
  • College placement tests
  • Academic probation and dismissal concerns
  • Test anxiety& Time management
  • Study and note-taking strategies
  • Academic problems
  • Strategies for managing stress, anxiety and depression
  • Crisis intervention
  • Community referrals
  • Career planning and exploration


Student Learning Outcome:
As a result of the implementation of the Student Success and Support Program (SSSP) requirements, students will meet the core components as measured by their participation in assessment, orientation completion, and the development of a Student Education Plan (SEP).

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Contact Us:

San Luis Obispo/
South County Center:

(805) 546-3138

Fax: (805) 546-3982

North County Campus:
(805) 591-6241


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