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Counseling

Our student-focused counselors can help you find solutions to educational, career and personal concerns. We tap into resources both at Pima Community College and community agencies.

Contact us when you need assistance in these areas: 

Career Planning

After you complete the assessment, use the links below to explore Programs and Careers.

For more information on the following, please contact a PCC Career Counselor.

  • select a major
  • write a résumé
  • search for jobs
To connect or meet with a PCC Career Counselor, please contact careercounseling@pima.edu.

College Success

  • study habits and test-taking
  • memory and concentration
  • time management
  • stress

Referrals for Personal Challenges

Pima Academic Success Counselors are available to meet with you during business hours, on a short term basis to discuss personal counseling concerns, and to connect you to community resources as needed.

To get connected to a counselor during regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm), visit our Virtual Student Services page and then choose "Connect with a PCC Counselor" for follow up.

Before you meet with a counselor, please review the PCC Counseling Acknowledgement Form. The counselor will review this form with you at your first meeting.

We can help with referrals for these areas:

  • substance abuse
  • anger
  • relationships
  • sexual abuse or assault

Immediate Crisis Support

  • Safety or Medical Emergency:  Dial 911 in the United States
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline:  1.800.273.8255 (toll-free)
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1.800.799.7233 (toll-free)
  • Crisis Counselors Call Center:  24-hour crisis line - 1.800.273.8255 (toll-free) or Text "ANSWER" to 839863
  • Local, free, immediate crisis intake: Banner University Medicine Crisis Response Center Contact (520) 301-2400

PCC Student Wellness Assistance Program

Pima cares about your wellness - from time management to personal issues, from childcare to finances.  Use the Student Wellness Assistance program to find online resources or connect to a counselor 24x7. 

The Student Wellness Assistance Program is free to PCC students for up to 6 sessions, per issue, per year. Contact:1-833-251-9941.

  »» Go to the MyPima Students Tab > In the Students Tab, visit Student Resources, then > Student Wellness Assistance to get started. (If you are logged into your MyPima account and go to Student Resources, you will see Student Wellness Assistance about halfway down the page. There are hundreds of resources here for self-help and support.)

Selected Online Resources

Take a Student Success class

Learn to be a successful student by taking a Student Success class in college study skills, time management, test taking, transfer strategies and more.

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