On Campus Resources

There is a variety of resources on-campus and in the community that can help you be an effective gatekeeper. Remember, you are not alone when it comes to helping a classmate or a student in distress. Use your resources.

For faculty, the first person you should contact is your Department Chair.

Behavioral Health Counseling Services

Phone: (760) 891-7531

Students with behavioral concerns can call Behavioral Health Counseling Services to schedule a counseling appointment to discuss personal issues and/or obtain behavioral health resources and referrals.

Counseling Department

Phone: (760) 891-7511

The Counseling Department provides a variety of services that meet the needs of students including: education planning, transfer counseling, career counseling, personal counseling as well as additional resources such as tutoring, first-year experience programs, or financial aid.

Disability Resource Center

Phone:  (760) 744-1150, extension 2375

Students with a verifiable disability can call the Disability Resource Center to meet with a counselor and seek community behavioral resources.


Phone: (760) 744-1150 extension 2449

Extended Opportunities Programs and Services (EOPS) is a state-funded program designed for the orientation, recruitment and retention of California residents who are economically, socially, and educationally disadvantaged. EOPS assists students in reaching their educational goals through academic support and financial assistance.

Office of Student Life & Leadership

Phone: (760) 744-1150, extension 2595

Faculty or staff members who have concerns about student Code of Conduct violation may call the Director of Student Affairs at (760) 744-1150, extension 2594.

Police Department

Phone: (760) 891-7273

For 24 hours a-day crisis response call (760) 891-7273 or (760) 744-1150, extension 2289 from any campus phone. A dispatcher can contact appropriate campus department(s) or 911 if necessary.

Pride Center

Phone: (760) 744-1150 extension 2396

The Pride Center offers LGBTQ students and staff a secure place to study, converse, explore, and join in a common celebration of their experience. It also promotes student leadership, professional and academic equity, and visibility of gender and sexual minorities in addition to providing educational resources and programs for the LGBTQ and Allies community.

Student Health Centers

Phone: (760) 891-7530

For health related issues, education and resources, students can contact the Student Health Centers to schedule an appointment. For additional information on behavioral health resources please check our website.


Phone: 760-744-1150  extension 2761

The TRIO Student Support Services Program is designed to provide educational support and services to assist students of first generation, low-income and disabled backgrounds to enter and complete post-secondary education.

Veterans Services

Phone: (760) 744-1150 extension 2173

The Veterans Resource Center supports all Veterans, Active Duty, and Dependents currently enrolled at Palomar College. We strive to provide the most up-to-date information pertaining to Veteran Affairs Educational benefits and policies to our students.