Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert


Fall 2020 Update:

  • Due to the escalation of COVID-19 cases, our in-person instruction and services plans may be modified to continue to protect the health and safety of our communities. Learn more here.
  • Spring classes start January 16. Learn more here about how to apply and register for classes.
  • Services will continue to be offered remotely via phone, email, and online.
  • Mail and delivery services are still being accepted at our Pecos and Williams campuses. Please follow posted signage for receiving.
  • Please follow these guidelines to report COVID-19 Diagnosis or Exposure.



You're striving every day to be the best version of you. Good news: You have a team on your side. CGCC Counseling is here to help you in your personal growth, career decision making, and academic pursuits. We provide both academic instruction and student support. 

Academic Instruction

Our team of talented faculty have developed a curriculum to address student needs both inside and outside of the classroom. We offer: 

  • Counseling and Personal Development (CPD) courses, such as:
    • CPD150: Strategies for College Success
    • CPD 150AC: Educational and Career Planning 
    • CPD160: Introduction to Multiculturalism
  • CLASI Workshops (Classroom Academic Skills Integration), including:
    • Motivation through Conscious Goal Setting
    • Strategies for Note-taking during Lectures
    • Reading, Marking, and Reviewing Textbook Notes
    • Understanding and Reducing Test Anxiety
    • Time Management and Overcoming Procrastination
    • Stress Less and Practice the Skill of Relaxation

Counseling Support

Counseling faculty assist currently enrolled students with identifying difficulties, problem-solving, and decision-making processes related to academic, career, and personal goal achievement. We do not provide mental health services on campus but can assist with referrals to appropriate community providers as needed. Come to us for:

  • Counseling for academic concerns (time management, college transition, etc.)
  • Goal setting and personal support
  • Career counseling
  • Support during a crisis
  • Resources to help you stay in school
  • Advocacy for students
  • Referrals to campus and community resources 

Career exploration resources

Learn about all the resources available to help you make smart decisions about your educational and career goals.

Schedule an appointment

From test anxiety and stress management to choosing a major, you are managing a lot. Schedule a counseling appointment with one of our highly trained faculty members at our Pecos or Williams locations.