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The Counseling Department In-Person Services are Closed Due to COVID-19

We are temporarily closed for in-person services due to the shelter in place order. Drop-ins and in-person appointments will be suspended until further notice. We will have online/remote counseling appointments starting April 6th through ZOOM. 

Online ZOOM Appointments can be scheduled using our online scheduling tool here. You will be emailed your Zoom Counseling Appointment details along with the ZOOM meeting link. Please make sure to provide the best contact email and phone number when scheduling your session.

Questions about your Zoom Counseling Appointment? Please use this Student Guide:


Prerequisite Clearance Request Service:  A prerequisite is a condition of enrollment that you are required to meet in order to demonstrate current readiness for enrollment in a course or educational program. A prerequisite course must be completed with a satisfactory grade, “C” grade or higher or a “P” (passing) grade.

If you are trying to enroll in a course that has a prerequisite, you must meet that prerequisite before you will be allowed to enroll in the class. If you completed the prerequisite course outside of the Peralta District, email a pdf copy of your transcript (can be unofficial) from the outside institution along with the Prerequisite Clearance Request Form  and email all documents to


If you have any questions please give us a call at (510) 748-2209.

Also feel free to email your Counselor. You can also email Denise Burgara, SEA Coordinator at or Vincent Catacutan, Staff Assistant at


HOURS OF OPERATION (Starting March 16 – June 30)

Monday 8:00-7:00

Tuesday-Friday 8:00-4:30