Palm Springs Campus - Student Services and Programs

College of the Desert is pleased to provide students with a number of student support services at our Palm Springs location.

Services include, but are not limited to

  • Admissions and Records Assistance

  • Application Assistance

  • Financial Aid Assistance

  • Food Pantry Support (Administration)

  • Get your Student ID Card

  • Matriculation Support (Online Application & Orientation)

  • Assistance with referrals/connection to resources on and off campus

  • General COD and EDGE Information

  • Scheduling Counseling Appointments and Services

  • Workshops: Counseling, Transfer Center, Career Services, Calgrant, Financial Aid, Scholarships and so much more!

General Counseling

Due to the Coronavirus, College of the Desert has transitioned support services online. View the Counseling Center website for details on appointments and services.

Students may also set up video conferencing counseling appointments, see the Enrollment Services staff (PS07) for more information, or call the Palm Desert Counseling Department at 760-773-2521.

Visit the financial aid website for hours of service, application deadlines, and more.

For more information on the Pl/EDGE programs, please contact their department at You may also view more information about our EDGE Program.