Personal Attention

Counseling and Student Development

Paul R. de Dios, Dean
Kelly Carter, Counseling Department Coordinator
Lela Beck, Administrative Assistant III
Regina Russell, Administrative Assistant II
Margaret Cortez, Administrative Assistant I

Location:  Student Center Building, 2nd Floor
Phone: 714-484-7015



Academic Counseling

Athletic/Physical Education Counselor
Location: Gym II Building, 1st floor, Room 118
Phone:  (714) 484-7456
Majors: Athletes, Physical Education/Kinesiology, Recreation
Business Counselor
Robert Grantham --
Business, Veteran's Affairs
Location:  Business Education Building, 2nd floor
Phone: (714) 484-7084
Majors: Business Administration Transfer, Accounting, Court Reporting, Full List>
Career Technical Counselor 
Location:Technical Education I Building, 2nd floor, Room 209
Phone:  (714) 484-7229
Majors:  Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Airline and Travel Careers, Full List>
Fine Arts Counselors
Renay Laguana-Ferinac --
Location:  Fine Arts Bldg., 2nd floor
Renee Ssensalo --
Student Center, 2nd floor
(714) 484-7129
Art, Dance, Multimedia, Music, Photography, Theater Arts, Journalism/Communication, Media Arts Design,  
Health Science Counselors
Kelly Carter --
          Counseling Department Coordinator
Denise Vo --
Doreen Villasenor --
Location:  Health Science Building, 2nd floor
Phone: (714) 484-7270
Majors:  Registered Dental Assistant, Dental Hygiene, Full List>
Humanities/Language Arts/Social Science Counselors
Mymy Lam --
Teacher Preparation Program Counselor
Therese Mosqueda-Ponce--
Puente Program Counselor
Daniel Pelletier --
Location: Student Center, 2nd floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7015
Majors:  English, ESL (English for Non-Native Speakers), Foreign Language, Full List>
Science, Engineering and Math Counselor
Ernesto Heredia --
Location: Science/Engineering/Math Bldg, 2nd floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7015
Majors:  Biological Sciences/Life Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Full List>

Counseling Services

Adult Re-entry Program
Career Planning Center --
Location:  Student Center, 2nd Floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7120
Jacquelyn Rangel --
Articulation Officer
Location: Student Center, 2nd Floor, Office 227
Phone:  (714) 484-7025
Assessment Center
Testing Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday & Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Wednesday
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Friday
Informational Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday & Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Friday
Location:  Student Center, 2nd Floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7223
CalWORKs Counseling
Connie Boehler --
Location: Cypress College Complex, 2nd floor, Room 209
Phone:  (714) 484-7237
Career Planning Center (CPC)
Career Center Coordinator
Sarah Coburn --
Location:  Student Center, 2nd Floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7120
Fax:  (714) 826-4070
Counseling Center
Walk-in Counseling and Office Hours: 
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday and Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Friday
Closed on Fridays during the Summer
Location:  Student Center, 2nd Floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7015
Fax:  (714) 952-9657
Disability Support Services (DSS)
Celeste Phelps --
Deborah Michelle --
         LD Specialist
Marisa Lehmeier --
Location: Cypress College Complex, 1st floor, Room 105
Phone:  (714) 484-7104
Alan Reza --
Eva Palomares --
Location:  Cypress College Complex, 2nd Floor, Room 208
Phone:  (714) 484-7368
Honors Program Counseling
Location:  Student Center, 2nd Floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7129
International Students Program
Location: Student Activities, Building 8
Phone: (714) 484-7050
George Abraham--
         Online Counselor 
George Abraham
         Video chat on Cranium Cafe with George Abraham
Location:  Student Center Bldg., 2nd Floor
Phone:  (714) 484-7334
Student Success and Support Program 

Location: Student Center, 2nd Floor 
Phone:  (714) 484-7097

Yolanda Duenas --
          Transfer Counselor
Yolanda Duenas
          Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Yolanda Duenas
Location: Student Center, 2nd Floor
Phone: (714) 484-7130

Contact Information

Location: Student Center Bldg. 19, 2nd Floor
Parking Lot 1
Fall and Spring Semester Office Hours:
Mon & Thurs: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Tues & Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed on Fridays during the Summer)
Phone: 714-484-7015
Fax: 714-952-9657
Admissions Office