For students in crisis: If you are experiencing a mental health emergency/need immediate assistance please call the National Help Line at 988, the King County Crisis Connections at 866.427.4747 and/or text the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741741.

Counseling Center: BE 3166

Seattle Central’s Counselors work with students enrolled at Seattle Central College to explore and pursue their educational and career goals, as well as achieve personal growth. As faculty professionals with clinical experience and advanced degrees in counseling/guidance, education, psychology, and social work we recognize that pursuing education presents opportunities as well as challenges. Seattle Central Counselors are committed to supporting students to access opportunities, meet challenges, and take the best advantage of their personal educational experience.

Counseling Center Schedule

The Counseling Center is operating in a hybrid mode for the remainder of the 2022-2023 academic year. Counselors are available Monday – Friday; appointment times begin at 9:00 am and end at 3:00 pm. Counselors are unavailable during quarter breaks.

Choose to meet with a counselor...

In-person: Monday – Thursday
Remote (Zoom): Monday – Friday

Scheduling An Appointment

Access Points: If you are interested in scheduling an appointment, please fill out our Appointment Inquiry Form OR contact We will communicate with you regarding what documents will need to be completed prior to the appointment and provide you with the link and instructions on how to access your appointment.

Communication: Our email will be checked Monday-Friday, but please note that it may take up to 1-2 business days for us to respond. Email is not a secure nor confidential form of communication, so please do not include any personal identifying information.

Services Offered: Distance counseling services will be offered to currently enrolled students, students on Academic Probation, and students who are program ready. Students who are not program ready yet or who are interested in professional/technical programs should contact the Advising Office.

Types of counseling services offered:

  1. Personal
  2. Career
  3. Academic
  4. Crisis Intervention