Ready to help you manage the transition back to school.

At VCC, we know that returning to school can be exciting but also stressful and confusing. Our professional counsellors are committed to working with both students and prospective students to help make the transition and their experience at VCC a successful one.


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Whether you are a student or a college applicant, VCC offers professional, free and confidential counselling to help you choose a program, plan a career, manage a course load, make decisions and deal with stress, anxiety and personal matters. Counsellors also provide workshops on a variety of topics including study skills, stress and time management, communication skills and job search. Workshops may be offered as part of scheduled class time or during non–class time.

If you are not sure whether to make your appointment with a counsellor or a program adviser, consult this page.‌

Online booking

To book an appointment with a counsellor online for personal, academic, or career counselling, click here.

You are booking an appointment to see a VCC counsellor. Please note that your booking will be seen during business hours as posted below. If your apopintment request is urgent, please call reception during business hours and let them know.

If this is a personal emergency unrelated to college matters, please call 911 or your local Crisis Centre:

Greater Vancouver: 604.872.3311
Lower Mainland: 1.866.661.3311
BC Wide: 1.800.784.2433

Locations, hours, and contact information

Email: counselling@vcc.ca

Broadway campus, level 4, building A
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 12 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Phone: 604.871.7000, option 2

Downtown campus, level 1 (by Pender Street entrance)
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Phone:  604.871.7000, option 2