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Academic Advising

Whether your goal is to transfer to a university or obtain the skills that you need to enter the workforce directly from El Centro, academic advisors are trained and ready to help your build a plan for accomplishing your educational goals. The academic advisors and counselors will:

  • Review placement scores and determine course placement.
  • Guide students in understanding degree and prerequisite requirements for their selected program of study.
  • Provide information as it relates to academic policies, procedures, and regulations
  • Refer students to other campus resources to help them succeed in the classroom
  • Help students complete official degree plan paperwork and apply for graduation.
  • Guide students in discovering their career goals.
  • Assist students with time management skills. 

We believe that students are responsible for making their own decisions about career and academic goals and want student’s to know that the Academic Advising Staff is here to support you along the way.

Summer & Fall Registration Dates:
Priority Registration for Summer Opens April 21
Regular Registration for Summer Opens April 27
Priority Registration for Fall Opens June 16
Regular Registration for Fall Opens Junes 22
Click here to view the Schedule.

Readmission Petition Process

Students who have been suspended or dismissed from El Centro College for academic reasons and wish to be readmitted to must complete the readmission petition process. If suspended you must wait a semester and if dismissed you must wait a full year to petition.  Click here to start the petition process.

Mission Statement:

The mission of El Centro College Academic Advising Office is to foster successful teaching and learning experiences. Academic Advising Engages Students in developing academic pathways and educational plans for life-long learning.

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How Can I Meet with an Academic Advisor?

In-Person Advising

Make an appointment to meet with an Academic Advisor, let us help guide you on your academic path.

Phone Advising

Questions about Academics? Give our Academic Advisors a call at 214-860-2083

Walk-In Advising

Have a quick question? Drop by the Academic Advising Center Room A-110. Walk in advising will be limited to a 15 minute advising session

Email Advising

If you can't come in to speak with an advisor, shoot us an email with your questions. Our email address is

Where Can I Meet with an Academic Advisor?

Room A-110 – 801 Main Street Dallas, TX 75202
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Office Hours and Contacts

A Building Room A-110

For questions or to speak to an advisor; please call 214-860-2083 or email:

MTWR: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Academic Advising is now on Social Media, click on the following buttons to follow & like us:

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Scheduled Appointments

To schedule an appointment please visit the receptionists in A110, or call 214-860-2083 or 214-860-2415.

Appointments will be approximately 30 minutes in length; if you are more than 5 minutes late to your appointment you will need to reschedule.