Counseling Department

Summer Counseling Availability
(late May through early August)

Fremont Campus:

  • The Fremont Counseling center will be open Monday through Thursday from May 26-28 (Closed Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day).
  • Drop-in counseling will be available from 9:00am to 5:00pm. Counseling appointments will be available on a limited basis.
  • The Fremont Counseling center will be closed from May 29 through August 7. It will re-open starting Monday, August 10. All services will be available at Newark during this time.

Newark Campus:

  • The Newark Counseling center will be closed from May 25-31.
  • The Newark Counseling center will be open Monday through Thursday from June 1 through August 6. Drop-in counseling will be available from 9:00am to 4:00pm. Counseling appointments will be available at the Newark campus during this summer period.

Online Counseling will be available all summer.

Important Announcement

Check out the newly launched Undocumented Students (AB 540) web page containing information and resources for undocumented students!

Fall 2015 Highlights

Personal Development Classes

The Counseling Department is happy to be offering several sections of Personal Development, online, hybrid, and in-person, for Fall 2015! Courses begin on Monday, August 31.

PD courses:

  • are proven to improve students GPA and ability to succeed in college
  • are taught be a Counseling Faculty Member
  • are transferable to CSU/UC
  • will focus on self discovery, college study skills and transfer/degree planning

Please note: PD-103 and PD-105 also meet Area E on CSU GE Plan B.

Get more information on PD College Success courses. Register using WebAdvisor!

We can help you reach your goals!

Entrance to second floor lobby, Student Services Center, Building 7.The Counseling Department is here to serve all students of Ohlone College. Counselors meet with students individually, in small groups, workshops, and in classes to help students in achieving their academic goals and personal growth. Counselors are educated to directly assist students with a wide range of issues and are knowledgeable about other helpful resources at Ohlone and in the community. Counselors can provide career information and assessment, orientation, and other general counseling services. Counselors have current college transfer information and help students with transfer plans.

This website is intended to provide useful information to help you succeed in your personal and educational endeavors. As information is constantly changing, we encourage students to see a counselor at least once a semester. Welcome!

Video: Enrollment Process

See also How to Enroll on the Admissions and Records website.

Contact Information

  • Fremont campus: (510) 659-6110;
    Student Services Center (Building 7), Room 7302, third floor
  • Newark Center: (510) 742-2341;
    Newark Student Services Center, Room NC1312, first floor, Wing 3
  • Appointments
  • Drop-in Sessions

Counselor meeting with student.