Spring 2020 Events/Classes/Workshops

Multiple workshops are planned for the Spring 2020 term, covering topics that range from Time Management, Goal Setting and Transfer Resources, to Domestic Violence Awareness and Eating Disorders.
Please find a detailed schedule of workshops on the ChapLife page at bit.ly/codworkshops.

I’m Undocumented/DACAmented ... How Do I Transfer and Pay for University?

Tuesday, March 17, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., BIC 3C08

Presenter: Devin Chambers, Counselor

Are you unsure about the transfer process as an undocumented/DACAmented student? Learn about the ins-and-outs of transferring to a university as an undocumented/DACAmented student. Come away with scholarship and other resources to help you afford college.

The Power of Positive Thinking and Self-Compassion

Wednesday, April 8, 1 to 2 p.m., BIC 3C08

Presenters: Alison Greene and Danice McGrath, Counselors

Find out how positive thinking is about much more than just being happy or displaying an upbeat attitude. This interactive workshop explains how positive thoughts can create real value in your life and help you build skills that last. Self-compassion is also explored for overcoming obstacles and recovering from negative thoughts.


Sexual Assault Awareness Month—April

That’s Not Love: Toxic Relationships, Awareness for Dating Violence, Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Wednesday, April 8, 11 a.m. to noon,  BIC 3435

“The Hook Up” Show

Wednesday, April 15, noon to 1:30 p.m., SSC 1200 (Student Services Center Lounge)

My Fearless Future: Abuse Has No Color

Wednesday, April 22, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., SRC 2000 DEF


Managing Conflict

Wednesday, May 6, 11 a.m. to noon, BIC 3C08

Presenter: Wendy Thorup-Pavlick, Counselor

Conflict is a part of daily life, but managing conflict is not easy. Learn how to embrace conflict as an opportunity to build understanding and better relationships.


Faculty Requests for In-Class Presentations

Please visit the Classroom Presentations page to request an in-class presentation from a counseling faculty. A member of the Counseling team will reach out to you to schedule your presentation.

Any questions can be referred to Devin Chambers, chambersd62@cod.edu, or (630) 942-3274.


The College will not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, arrest record, military status or unfavorable military discharge, citizenship status, or physical or mental handicap or disability.

For ADA accommodations, call (630) 942-2141 (voice) or (630) 858-9692 (TDD). Please call two weeks in advance.

For workshop location or other information, call (630) 942-2259 or stop by the Counseling and Advising Office, Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3200.


Contact Information

Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services

Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3200, (630) 942-2259
Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services Advising

Regular Hours for the Glen Ellyn campus

Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Check with each off-campus center for their hours

New to College of DuPage?

Stop by or call Campus Central at (630) 942-3000 or Counseling, Advising and Transfer at (630) 942-2259.

Continuing or Past COD Students
For appointments at COD's main campus, call (630) 942-2259, or one of the COD Centers.

Ask a counselor a question.