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Academic Advising

Our Academic Advisors can help you explore our programs, schedule for classes, explain CCAC Academic policy, and refer you to other CCAC resources. CCAC provides a combination academic advising services of in-person and virtual services to meet your busy schedule!

Academic Advising is available to potential students that want to learn more about a program or course. Or for current students who have applied and completed the application process and verified your ID with the Registration Welcome Center. If you have not yet applied, please go to the Apply Webpage and choose the type of student you are to begin the application. We look forward to seeing you soon! 

Virtual Advising through Zoom

Join an advisor from the comforts of home through Zoom! When you join the Zoom session, you will be placed into the waiting room. When an advisor becomes available, they will bring you into the meeting. A camera is not necessary, but will help with your experience. 

Virtual Advising Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

September 3: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
September 10: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Click here to meet with an Advisor on Zoom!

Other ways to meet with an advisor

If you do not have a computer or internet access, we can help! Stop in at a CCAC campus and use one of our computers to meet with an Advisor virtually through Zoom. No appointment necessary. You will be provided a private space and computer access to meet with one of our Advisors through Zoom.

Campus Computer Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Campus Advisor Computer Locations:

Allegheny Campus: SSC 120
Boyce Campus: S561
North Campus: 1004a
South Campus: B339
West Hills Center: Registration Counter (near Cafeteria/Bookstore) 

Please remember to abide by CCAC current COVID-19 protocol. To learn more, go to

When you join the Zoom session, you will be placed into the waiting room. When an advisor becomes available, they will bring you into the meeting.

Dail: +1 301 715 8592 

Meeting ID: 914 4906 8721

To learn more visit Zoom's Support Page for Dial In

In-person advising appointments are available at Allegheny Campus, Boyce Campus, North Campus, South Campus, Homewood-Brushton Center, and West Hills Center. To schedule your appointment, please visit Appointment Central or call 412.237.2222 to find a time that works for you.

Once you are scheduled, you will receive a confirmation email with location/room number and meeting date and time. 

View Appointment Central


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Planning to transfer to another institution?

More than half the students at CCAC plan to transfer to four-year colleges and universities to continue their education. Counselors assist students by helping select courses that are transferable to four-year colleges and universities.


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Enrollment Services Office Hours

Students interested in enrolling at CCAC can meet with representatives from Admissions, Advising, Registration, Financial Aid and Student Accounts all in one visit.

All services are available 8:30am - 4:30pm at all campus locations and until 7:00pm as indicated below:
  • Allegheny: Tuesday
  • Boyce: Monday
  • North: Thursday
  • South: Wednesday
  • 2nd Saturday of every month: 10:00am - 1:00pm
CCAC representatives are also available to meet virtually:
Monday through Thursday: 8:30am - 7:00pm
Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
2nd Saturday of every month: 10:00am - 1:00pm