Academic Counseling

Counseling Services are available online, via email, and phone.

Students currently enrolled at LATTC can schedule a Counseling appointment up to 5 days in advance. Note that you must have a LATTC student ID number to schedule a Counseling appointment.

General Counseling

Welcome to LATTC’s Online Counseling Services. WE ARE LIVE for ONLINE COUNSELING SERVICES. Online Counseling, aka Cranium Cafe, is a web-based service which uses webcam and audio to supplement the in-person counseling experience. Live Chat is also available for students to ask quick, general, counseling-related questions.

Cranium Cafe Basic Instructions

  • Video Meeting Requirements:
    • Use a smart phone, tablet, laptop or desktop computer which has Chrome or Firefox as your web browser (Chrome is preferred)
  • Shut down all other webpages for a faster connection
  • Have a microphone and webcam activated
  • Test your webcam and audio prior to the meeting.
  • Please review appropriate Netiquette (screen reader version)

How to initiate a Walk-in / Express virtual counseling

Step 1: Click the “Knock on Door” button on the counselor’s Cafe card
Step 2: Current students should login with your student ID and prospective student can create an account through the login page
Step 3: Wait for pop-up chat window to appear to start the session
Step 4: Click on the Enter Meeting or Enter Lobby button within the chat box

Information About How to Schedule a Meeting with a Staff Member

Do you need a list of classes for the upcoming semester or term? You can request an Abbreviated Student Educational Plan by completing the Abbreviated SEP Request Form below:

ASEP Request Form

Counseling Department

Office Hours and Location

Spring Counseling Hours
In-Person Counseling
Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM – 4:30PM
Fridays: 8:00AM – 12:00PM
Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays: Closed

Online Counseling
Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Fridays: 8:00AM – 4:00PM
Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays: Closed

School of Culinary Arts, E3 Room 103


Phone: (213) 763-7354