Palm Springs Campus - Student Services and Programs

Notice: Starting Monday, August 29, 2022, Enrollment &  Registration Services are available Monday - Wednesday,  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Our enrollment and student support services are in PS07, and includes a variety of enrollment services, a computer lab, video conference office, and student IDs.

Hours of Operation

Bilingual Enrollment Services are available Monday-Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Administrative Services are available Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

Phone & Email Support

In addition to online self-help support, our Bilingual Enrollment Services Team is available to help answer your questions via phone or email.  Call us at 760-674-3784 or 760-674-7800, or email offcampussites@collegeofthedesert.edu 

Quick Links

Although most of in-person services across the COD campuses are open, services are still available for students in the virtual environment. Please visit In-Person Student Services webpage for a full list of services, and hours.

Some essential resources are listed below.

For additional resources, please visit the College's COVID-19 Resource page.

Please confirm all hours with the Administration Office by emailing offcampussites@collegeofthedesert.edu.

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

In-person couseling services are offered on the Palm Springs Campus on Wednesdays.  Please call ahead for schedule and availability: 760-674-7800

College of the Desert has support services both in-person and 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 edge@collegeofthedesert.edu. You may also view more information about our EDGE Program.