Appointment Information

Phone Appointments with a Counselor or Advisor

Please carefully read the following: If you are scheduling an appointment at least 24 hours in advance, you will receive a reminder call and have the option to choose a phone or zoom appointment. Otherwise your appointment will default to a phone call. Please be advised, phone calls coming from COD staff will appear as an unknown number.

When calling the Counseling and Advising office, please leave your name, student ID number and a phone number where you can be reached. All phone calls will be returned in the order they are received.

If you are unsure of which appointment to reserve, please contact our office at (630) 942-2259.

 
Student Type Book a Phone Appointment
New students who have never attended College of DuPage

Please login to the student portal at inside.cod.edu and click on the “Steps to Enrollment” icon in the top right corner. Review each module up through the Advising Portion. After that, you can call the main counseling number at (630) 942-2259 to schedule an appointment.

DO NOT use this online booking system to schedule your appointment. Doing so will result in your appointment being canceled.

Students currently on academic probation

Call Counseling, Transfer and Advising Services at (630) 942-2259. You will receive a return call during business hours with instructions on how to complete the Standards of Academic Progress programming remotely.

DO NOT use this online booking system to schedule your appointment. Doing so will result in your appointment being canceled. 

Student seeking personal counseling services

Call Counseling, Transfer and Advising Services at (630) 942-2259. Your call will be returned during business hours to schedule your appointment.

Continuing students needing academic advising and educational planning for the Summer and Fall terms 

Please use the links below to select a 30-minute appointment slot.

For 3+1 students, transfer related questions and planning, career counseling, and for students who are returning to COD after 3+ years away or from a suspension  Please use the links below to select an 60-minute appointment slot. 

Book a Phone Appointment with a Counselor or Advisor

You will need your Student ID to use the booking system. Click on the links below to get started.

NOTE: If you are switching between Counselors and Program Advisors within the booking system, you will need to exit the system completely and then log in again to see the other list.

Information Regarding Booking an Appointment with a Program Advisor

If you plan to complete an AAS (Associate in Applied Science) or Certificate, please book an appointment with the designated Program Advisor for your program of study. If you do not see your program of study listed below, you should see a counselor. 

If you have basic questions or a straightforward educational plan, please schedule a 30-minute appointment. For more in-depth questions or educational planning, you may select a one-hour appointment.

  • Business, Marketing or Management: Anika Collins
  • Technical Fields, e.g., Welding, Auto Technology, etc.: Peter Deeman
  • Cosmetology, Fashion Studies or Interior Design: Lisa Horvatin
  • Education, or Early Childhood Education and Care: Christine Jandak
  • Human Services: Kelly Lidinsky
  • CIS/CIS/OFTI: Nazia Naqvi
  • Health Sciences* (COD health-related AAS and certificate programs only; for transfer and pre-professional planning, see a general counselor)
    • Tara Hawkins
    • Stephanie O'Leary
    • Lynn Weyrich

*Please note that for Health Sciences, only one-hour appointments may be scheduled online. Please call (630) 942-2259 to schedule a 30-minute appointment.

For Current Students: Quick Question Drop-In Advising

Get help with the following topics:

  • General education questions
  • Changing your program of study
  • Reviewing degree audit and graduation requirements
  • Understanding advising tools and resources

Read more on Quick Question Drop-in Advising


Contact Information

Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services

Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3200, (630) 942-2259
Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services Advising

New to College of DuPage?

Contact Campus Central at campuscentral@cod.edu, or call Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services at (630) 942-2259.

Continuing or Past COD Students
For appointments at COD's main campus, call (630) 942-2259, or one of the COD Centers.

Ask a counselor a question.