Meet With a CCSF Veteran Academic Counselor

If you are planning to use your GI Bill® / VA Educational Benefits at City College of San Francisco, you are required to meet with a CCSF Veterans Academic Counselor.

If you are a new student, complete step 1-5 before scheduling a counseling appointment. If you are a continuing student, you can go to step 5:

  1. Submit online Assessment Form to get your Math & English placement. This is not an actual test. You will self-report your highest level of Math and English completed in high school or college/university
  2. Complete an online New Student Orientation.
  3. If you attended other colleges/universities, email unofficial transcripts to An official transcript is also required, a copy can be submitted to Admissions and Records Office at
  4. Submit the student veteran Intake Form.
  5. Schedule an appointment with a counselor on Zoom, on the phone, or in person. Please check for counselors’ availability at 415-239-3486 or Virtual Help Counter. The first two weeks and last two weeks of school. There will be no appointment, the counselors will see students on drop-in.

- During the phone/zoom appointment, please be in front of a computer if possible so we can share screen and information with you. - For phone appointment, you will receive a call from an unknown/blocked caller. - For Zoom appointment, please have the APP installed beforehand, a Zoom link will be emailed to your CCSF email address.

  • Undeclared major is not certifiable for benefit, please declare a major in MyRAM portal from MyCCSF.
  • After the appointment, you will be able to review the Education Plan in Degree Works from MyCCSF