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(Academic Counseling & Educational Services)​


​Location: ​South Annex 12
​Contact: ​(760​​​) 776-7347
​Spring 2019​ Hours:  ​Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
​Closed: ​Fridays


What is the ACES Program?  

The ACES Program at College of the Desert is a TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) program designed to provide comprehensive counseling and to assist students in meeting the challenges of graduating from COD and transferring to a four-year university of their choice.  The ACES Program is  funded under the U.S. Department of Education's TRIO Programs.

ACES Mission Statement

"To assist the first generation, low-income student in the graduation and transfer process from College of the Desert and to strengthen their preparation for the successful completion of the Bachelor's Degree goal."​