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Advising

About

Our team of academic advisors are here to help you develop your plan for reaching your educational goals. We can assist with class selection, degree requirements, major declaration, registration procedures, transfer information, college policies, and more. 

If you are a Running Start student, visit the Running Start homepage to view contact information and learn about the program.

Have a quick question?

You can ask an advisor (email) or view the advisor contact information.

Please Note:

Advising Services is now a scent-free space. For the health and well-being of our staff and students, please refrain from wearing perfume, cologne, or any other fragrances when planning to visit our office.

Contact

Advising Services
Gaiser Hall 108
Phone: (360) 992-2345 - Fax: (360) 992-2985

Hours

Mondays: Same day appointments only
8:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m
Tuesdays: Same day appointments only
8:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m
Wednesdays: Same day appointments only
8:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m
Thursdays: Same day appointments only
8:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m
Fridays: Same day appointments only
8:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m
Saturday - Sunday
Closed

 


Who is my advisor?

The Advising Services department is divided into divisions of expertise. We want to ensure you are meeting with a specialist in your desired area:

  • Health Occupations
  • College Preparatory & Transfer Programs
  • Professional & Technical Programs
  • Running Start

For some programs, such as Engineering, Addictions Counselor, and Early Childhood Education, please view the Advisor Contact Information list to find the advisor for your area of study.

Meet with an advisor

We offer both appointments and same-day appointment advising times to meet with a member of our team. 

Schedule an appointment

Appointments are offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and may be scheduled up to two weeks in advance. Appointments can now be scheduled online at least 24 hours in advance by following this link: https://clark-insight.symplicity.com/students/.  To inquire about earlier availability, please call Advising Services at 360-992-2345.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time. If you check in late, you should not expect to be seen, and you will need to reschedule.

If you need to cancel your appointment, please log into Insight or call Advising Services to avoid being recorded as a “no show” appointment. Students with two or more “no show” appointments within the past year will be restricted to same-day advising services only.

Same-Day Appointment Days

 Advisors are available for same-day appointment advising on Mondays and Thursdays. Same-day appointments are filled on a first-come basis starting at 8 a.m. and cannot be booked in advance. During peak times, we fill our same-day appointments rather quickly. Please stop by the Advising Services office or call 360-992-2345 to inquire about availability and to book an appointment time.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment time. If you check in late, you should not expect to be seen, and you will need to reschedule.
  • We will operate on a same-day appointment only basis during the first two weeks of continuing student registration, as well as the week before and first week of each quarter (no Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday appointments).

Happening Now!

Our same-day appointment days will be filled on a first-come basis starting at 8 a.m. These appointments cannot be booked in advance. During peak times, we fill our same-day appointments rather quickly.Please call or stop by to inquire about availability and book an appointment.

Please be prepared to show photo ID during your advising session.

Extended Same-Day Appointments

We will operate on a same-day appointment only basis during first two weeks of continuing student registration, as well as the week before and the first week of each quarter.