Schedule An Appointment

Welcome to our appointment scheduling page. You can choose to schedule your counseling appointment in one of the following ways: 

  • Visiting our Counseling Department locations
  • Using our online appointment system
  • Calling (760) 891-7511

You can choose to have your appointment in-person, by Zoom or phone. In-person appointments are held in the Counseling Department at your chosen location. If you choose a Zoom appointment, a Zoom link will be sent to your Palomar student email. If you choose a phone appointment, a counselor will call you at your scheduled appointment time.

What kind of appointment would you like?

1-Hour Appointment

  • Education Planning
  • Transcript Review
  • Financial Aid Appeals
  • Academic Probation/Dismissal
  • Personal Counseling
  • Career Development and Exploration

Conducted in-person, via Zoom, or via phone.


15-Minute Quick Question

  • For quick questions that can be answered in 15 minutes or less
  • Information not found on the Counseling FAQ webpage
  • No education planning

Conducted by phone 


1-Hour Workshop

Topic 1: How to Select Your Classes
Topic 2: Major Declaration Workshop - Nursing

  • Learn about General Education requirements
  • Learn about requirements for your major
  • 1-hour workshop appointment with a counselor

Conducted via Zoom


Need Same Day Assistance? 

Counselors are available to assist you in-person or by phone on a same day basis. Call (760) 891-7511 or visit our Counseling Department locations for same day assistance on the following days/times:

Monday 11/28/22

  • Phone: 8am - 9am, 10am - 11am, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
  • In-Person (San Marcos Campus): 12pm - 1pm, 4pm - 5pm

Tuesday 11/29/22

  • Phone: 8am - 2pm
  • In-Person (San Marcos Campus): 2pm - 3pm

For phone assistance, you will be placed into a queue (or a virtual waiting line) and a counselor with call you back.