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Quick Questions Drop-In Sessions

For quick help,  get in queue  to meet with a counselor during our Quick Question Hours. To get in queue, call 650.949.7423  or 650.949.7821 or use the FH Counseling Chat feature.

  • Your request for help will be placed in the order received.
  • You can request to meet with a counselor for up to 15 minutes via telephone or Zoom.
  • We start our queue no more than 5 -minutes before the sessions begin.

Note: All Quick Question dates and times are subject to change.

Quick Questions Hours


General Counseling Quick Question Hours for Spring Quarter


Friday 6/17 - 9:30-11:15 a.m. and 1:00-2:45 p.m.

Week of 6/20 - 6/24

Mon. 6/20 Holiday- Office closed

Tues. 6/21- 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 and 4:00 -5:45 p.m.

Wed. 6/22 - 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. and 2:00 - 3:45 p.m.


Thurs. 6/23 - 10:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. and 1:00 - 2:45 p.m.

Fri. 6/24 -10:00 - 11:45 a.m. and 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.




F-1 International Counseling QQ Hours 

Spring Quarter

  • Monday: 11:00  a.m.- noon,  with Kim Lane
  • Tuesday: 1:00 -2:00  p.m., with Cathy Denver
  • Wednesday: 3:00 -4 :00 p.m., with Cathy Denver
  • Thursday: 8:30-9:30 a.m., with Kim Lane


Dates and times subject to change.


When To See an International Counselor
Appointments must be scheduled specifically with an international counselor for the following reasons:
  • I-20 Extension: counselor recommendation & educational plan
  • Optional Practical Training (OPT) & educational plan
  • Reduced Course Load (less than 12 units)
    Note: When requesting a reduced course load for medical reasons, you must meet directly with the immigration advisor in the International Student Office, not a counselor.


When to Schedule a 30-Minute Appointment Instead

Please keep in mind that educational plans, academic probation issues and transcript evaluations typically require more time than the 15-minutes.

We want to ensure that our counselors can give you the personalized attention and accuracy that you deserve! For those types of topics, we recommend scheduling a 30-minute appointment,

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