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Mt. SAC Emergency Alert

Alert: Mt. SAC has Transitioned to Online Classes and Services (see www.mtsac.edu/online). Learn more about our COVID-19 response at www.mtsac.edu/health.

Important

Due to COVID-19 , the Counseling Department Office is currently closed until further notice.

MT. SAC Campus will be temporally closed until further noticed 

  • Hours of operation: M-F 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

  • Counseling appointments are held over phone, email-based , or video counseling.
    (This is to enforce social distancing) 

  • For over-the-phone appointments, schedule through our Online appointment scheduler, or call (626) 387-3930

  • For Online Counseling (email based or video counseling). Please refer to the following website: https://www.mtsac.edu/counseling/online-counseling/

  • For general questions, email may be sent to: counseling@mtsac.edu

  • All workshops under Counseling Department are cancelled until further notice.

  • For latest campus updates regarding COVID-19, please see: https://www.mtsac.edu/health/ 

Welcome to Mt SAC!

Orientation, Assessment, and MAP Workshop

As a new student you are required to complete a New Student Orientation (NSO), an assessment questionnaire (AQ) to guide you identify the right English, math, and reading courses, and attend a MAP workshop to meet with counselors.

Next steps:

  1. Complete online New Student Orientation 
  2. Complete Assessment Questionnaire (AQ) 
  3. Attend an in-person* Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) workshop where you will…
       
    *Due to COVID-19,  all workshops [including Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) workshop] under Counseling Department are cancelled until further notice.
          - Students may schedule a over-the- phone, email-based , or video counseling appointment.
          - For over-the-phone appointments, schedule through our Online appointment scheduler, or call (626) 387-3930
          - For Online Counseling (email based or video counseling). Please refer to the following website: https://www.mtsac.edu/counseling/online-counseling/

  4. Learn about the educational options offered at Mt SAC
  5. Develop a one-semester course plan
  6. Receive one-to-one support with the registration process
  7. Register for Classes

 

Still have questions or need assistance with scheduling a MAP workshop?

Call the Counseling Center at 909-274-4380 or visit us in-person at the Counseling Center, 9B, 2nd floor

 

 

Students may request exemption from Orientation if they meet any of the following criteria:

  1. I have graduated with an Associate degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution. Must provide a copy of transcripts as documentation of degree attainment.
  2.  I have enrolled at the college for a reason other than career development or advancement, transfer, attainment of a degree or certificate of achievement, or completion of a basic skills or English as a Second Language course sequence.
  3.  I have earned 60 units or more from a regionally accredited institution. Must provide a copy of transcripts as documentation of units earned from another institution.
  4. I am enrolled at Mt. SAC solely to take a course that is legally mandated for employment as defined in section 55000 or necessary in response to a significant change in industry or licensure standings.
  5.  I am enrolled as a special admit student pursuant to Education Code section 76001.

 

Download the Student Success and Support Form here & take the completed form and any supporting documents to the Counseling Center or fax to 909.274.2413.