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 Academic Advisement

Student meeting with Advisor

 

 

Pecos Campus
Coyote Center
480.732.7317
Williams Campus
Bluford Hall
480.988.8000


 

Helping students identify, develop and plan their educational goals


 

Announcements

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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***

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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
    •  
    • 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) 
     
  3. Take Placement Tests (Writing, Reading, Math).  Students can prepare for placement tests and review sample questions here
  4.  
  5. Meet with an advisor for your Initial Advisement Session- Coyote Kickoff
  6.  
    • Sign up and attend New Student Orientation (NSO)
     

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)
  •  
    • 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.
  •  
  • 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 at www.purplepass.com/coyotekickoff

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
 
Session currently available:
March 20- May 24th, 2017
  • Mondays & Wednesdays: Session begins promptly at 2 pm
  • Wednesdays: Session begins at promptly 9am
  • Coyote Kickoff meets in the Bradshaw (BRD) 123A 
  • Please plan to check in 15 minutes prior to schedule session at the Coyote Center.

​Locations & Hours

Valid photo identification is required
for all advising services.

Pecos Campus
Coyote Center

2626 East Pecos Road 
Chandler, AZ 85225
480.732.7317

Limited Phone Advisement Available
Monday-Thursday 
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Phone: 480.732.7317
 
In-Person Advisement/Walk-ins Only
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.* 

Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.*

*Closing time will vary based on the number of students still waiting to be seen.

 

 

Williams Campus
Bluford Hall

7360 East Tahoe Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85212 
480.988.8000 

Limited Phone Advisement Available
Monday-Thursday 
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Phone: 480.732.7317

In-Person Advisement/
Walk-ins Only
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.* 

Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.*

 
*Closing time will vary based on the number of students still waiting to be seen.