Meeting with an ACCESS Counselor

Counselors in ACCESS can help with the following: Setting up an education plan (Ed plan), transfer information, clear pre-requisites, update accommodations, mapping out courses for degree/certificate and more! Our counselors are working both on campus, online, and over the phone.

How to meet with an ACCESS Counselor

Counseling Appointments:

Appointments are scheduled online or on the phone and you can request to meet online, over the phone, or in person.    

  1. To schedule a counseling appointment click: Schedule a Meeting with ACCESS.
  2. If you would prefer to have someone else schedule the appointment on your behalf please call: 805-378-1461.

Drop-In: 
Drop in is intended for quick questions (discussing add/drop, pre-reg. clearance, completing AAPP etc.) or help that is 10-20 minutes.

  • Monday 11/28: 10:00-11:30 am (Online) 
  • Wednesday 11/30: 10:30-12:00 pm (In-Person)
  • Thursday 12/1: 5:00-7:00 pm (Online)

Attend Drop-In:

To attend drop in online, please join the Lobby (waiting area) by clicking on the following link: ACCESS Lobby. You can also come on campus or call our front desk (for a phone drop in callback) during scheduled drop-in times, but the easiest way to meet with a counselor is through our virtual drop in.

If you have any issues you can contact the front desk via phone 805-378-1461 or email MCACCESS@vcccd.edu or you can contact the counselor you are trying to work with directly.

ACCESS Counselors:

Jolie Herzig-ACCESS Counselor Photo

Jolie Herzig, Counselor

Hadar Feingold-ACCESS Counselor Photo

Hadar Feingold, Counselor