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 Academic Advisement

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Advising Notes


Pecos and Williams Campus General Information

480.732.7000

Helping students identify, develop and plan their educational goals
 

  • Advisement
  • Checksheets
  • Williams Programs
  • Coyote Kickoff
  • Office Locations & Hours

Academic Advisors
 can help students:

  • Choose appropriate classes for their major

  • Discuss degree requirements

  • Develop an academic plan 

  • Explore university transfer opportunities and college partnerships

  • Provide unofficial transcript evaluations

  • Identify college resources

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***Upon arrival, you must check-in with the Front Desk Staff***

***Walk-ins Only. Last check-in time will vary based on number of student waiting***

Picture ID Required!

First-Time College Students

    How To Get Started...

  1. Create a student account online and get a Maricopa Enterprise ID (MEID)
  2.  
    • Login to your student account and Apply for Admissions to Chandler-Gilbert Community College
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    • Submit proof of identity online or in-person with CGC's Admissions and Records Department
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    • Update residency information with CGC's Admissions and Records Department (this will be used for tuition calculations) 
     
  3. Take Placement Tests (Writing, Reading, Math).  Students can prepare for placement tests and review sample questions here
  4.  
  5. Sign up and attend your Initial Advisement Session- Coyote Kickoff and New Student Orientation (NSO)
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Current and Continuing CGC Students

    Making an academic plan is important!

 

Defining your academic goals with an advisor, will help you determine what associate degree or transfer pathway is right for you. 

CGC's programs and degrees

  

CGC transfer partners and transfer resources

 

 

Undecided?!  Consider making an appointment with Career Counseling and explore what programs or majors would suit you best.  

Academic Advisement is available on a walk-in basis only at the Pecos Campus and Williams Campus (See Office Locations and Hours). Limited phone advisement is also available at 480.732.7317


 
Transferring to CGC?
 
    Prospective students planning to transfer to CGC from another college or university should:
 
  • Create a student account online and get a Maricopa Enterprise ID (MEID)
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    • Login to your student account and Apply for Admissions to Chandler-Gilbert Community College
    •  
    • Submit proof of identity online or in-person with CGC's Admissions and Records Department
    •  
    • Update residency information with CGC's Admissions and Records Department (this will be used for tuition calculations) 
     
  • Bring your unofficial transcripts with you when seeing an advisor.  This allows an advisor to complete an unofficial transcript evaluation or provide course overrides.
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  • Send official transcripts directly from each previous institution to CGC Admissions and Records office.  Hand carried transcripts (even if unopened and sealed) will be considered unofficial.
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  • Take Writing, Reading, and/or Math placement test(s) if you have not successfully completed an English/Composition, Reading, or Mathematics course at a previous institution.    

​Programs, Checksheets and Transfer Resources

​Williams Campus Programs


 

Orientations/Workshops
We strongly encourage all prospective Nursing students to attend a Nursing Program Workshop

Coyote Kickoff

 
Chandler-Gilbert Community College
New Student Orientation, Advising and Registration
3 hour session
 
Coyote Kickoff is only available at the Pecos Campus.
Coyote Kickoff

Coyote Kickoff is mandatory for all students who are new to college and seeking a degree or certificate, or taking general studies classes. All recent high school graduates must attend Kickoff, even if you took college classes through ACE, Dual Enrollment or Hoop of Learning while in high school.

What to Expect

At Kickoff you will meet other new students, discuss student success practices & resources, speak with & ask questions of current students, create a first semester academic plan, and register for your classes.

In order to attend Coyote Kickoff students must first:

  1. Create a student account online 
    • Apply for Admissions to Chandler-Gilbert Community College
    • Submit proof of identity online or in-person with CGC's Admissions and Records Department
    • Update residency information with CGCC's Admissions and Records Department (this will be used for tuition calculations) 
  2. Take Placement Tests (Writing, Reading, Math).  Students can prepare for placement tests and review sample questions here
  3. Sign up for your Coyote Kickoff session http://chandlergilbertcc.eventbrite.com

What to Bring:  

  • Student ID #
  • MEID and Password - to participate in Coyote Kickoff you must be able to login to your Student Center - if you need to reset password go to Forgot Password, or visit they Coyote Center for assistance at least 24 hours prior)   
  • Photo ID (Driver's license, State ID, Passport)
  • Unofficial high school transcripts
 
Sessions currently available:
May 15th - Aug 3rd, 2017
  • Afternoon Sessions - Monday to Thursday - begins promptly at 2 pm
  • Morning Sessions - Wednesday only - begins at promptly 9am
  • Coyote Kickoff begins in the Coyote Center
  • Please plan to check in 15 minutes prior to schedule session at the Coyote Center Welcome Desk.

Questions?

Email - welcomedesk@cgc.edu


Helpful Forms Following Kickoff

Find your drop date.pdfFind your drop date.pdf

* Valid photo identification is required for all advising services.

Pecos-Campus

Summer Hours
From May 15, 2017 To August 6, 2017

Monday - Thursday

In Person Hours:  7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 


Friday
Closed.

Location:
2626 East Pecos Road Chandler, AZ
85225-2499
Coyote Center

Pecos Campus Walk-ins Only.  Last check-in time will vary based on the number of students waiting.
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Williams-Campus

Summer Hours
From May 15, 2017 To August 6, 2017

Monday - Thursday
In Person Hours:  7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 

Friday
Closed.

Location:
7360 East Tahoe Avenue 
Mesa, AZ 
85212
Bluford Hall​

Williams Campus Walk-ins Only. Last check-in time will vary based on the number of students waiting and student services available.

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