Counseling & Advising Center

Supporting Student Achievement

Counseling & Advising Center

Supporting Student Achievement

Counseling & Advising Center

Supporting Student Achievement

Make an Appointment

To setup an appointment for counseling or advising, please contact either the Mount Vernon or Whidbey Island Campuses.

Mount Vernon Campus
Phone: 360.416.7654
Fax: 360.416.7676
[email protected]

Whidbey Island Campus
Phone: 360.679.5319

Advising Tools & Resources

New and returning students are encouraged to use the Online Student Toolbox to access registration functions, personal academic information, and other advising tools.

View Online Advising Toolbox

Counseling & Advising Center

SVC Academic Advising is a part of the Counseling and Advising Center. We are dedicated to promoting student success by helping students achieve their full academic potential.

Our staff assist current and prospective students to:

  • Select quarterly course and review program requirements
  • Select a career and area of study
  • Find the right educational path and support to stay on the path
  • Advise students who are transferring in credits from another college
  • Plan their transfer to other colleges and universities
  • Understand accurate information of college policies
  • Identify and connect students with college services such as counseling, tutoring, and other support services.

Our advisors provide an environment of encouragement and support that promotes a positive, rewarding experience at SVC.

Counseling services are also available for current or returning SVC students to provide academic/educational counseling, career counseling, confidential crisis intervention and/or short-term personal counseling, as well as referral to community resources to help students adjust to, cope with, and succeed in college.

Emergency Contacts

Care Crisis Line 24/7:  800.584.3578

CPIT Outreach Team: 360.419.3640 9am-12am 7 days/week – mobile team with a chemical dependency professional and licensed mental health professional who can help by phone or in person

Drop-In & Online Advising

Drop-in and Online advising options are available for current or prospective students. These sessions are short, up to a maximum of 30 minutes long. It is requested that you schedule an appointment with your assigned advisor first before attending drop-in or online advising.

Online Advisor

With live online advisor, you can chat with an advisor online in real time through your web browser and receive one-on-one assistance with a variety of college related needs. Live online advisor enables you to have your questions answered without having to make an appointment with a counselor, use the telephone or wait for an e-mail response.

Online Advisor Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Contact Online Advising via email at [email protected] or click the button below.

Chat with an online advisor in real time via your web browser:

Make an Appointment

To setup an appointment for counseling or advising, please contact either the Mount Vernon or Whidbey Island Campuses.

Mount Vernon Campus
Phone: (360) 416-7654
Fax: (360) 416-7676
[email protected]

Whidbey Island Campus
Phone: (360) 679-5319

Advising Tools & Resources

New and returning students are encouraged to use the Online Student Toolbox to access registration functions, personal academic information, and other advising tools.

View Online Advising Toolbox

EnglishSpanish