El Centro

El Centro, your one-stop bilingual resource center is dedicated to Chicanx/Latinx and low-income student success. You don't have to do it alone, we're here for you.

We provide:

  • Bilingual student support services in applying to Chabot, registering for classes, completing forms, navigating online platforms and learning about Chabot’s services, resources and learning communities.
  • Academic, career, and personal counseling and financial aid advising in a culturally responsive environment.

Our Services

HOURS: El Centro Resource Center

We are open for in-person and online via zoom. For general questions, help applying or registering, technical support (i.e. zonemail, canvas, degreeworks)

For FALL 2023, our business hours are:

  • Monday: 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 9am -7pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 5pm
  • Fridays: 8:30am - 12pm

*Hours are subject to change without notice

Academic & Career Counseling

We have bilingual counseling appointments available! We help you select the classes you need to take to stay on track and complete your college goals.

Call 510.723.6714 to schedule an appointment with our counselors!

In-Person drop-in counseling sessions are available beginning Monday 9/11/2023:

Mondays/Thursdays 12:30 - 1:30 pm 

Financial Aid Advising

We have financial aid appointments available! Call or email us to schedule an appointment with our financial aid advisor!

Drop-in Financial Aid Hours

Day In-Person Online Zoom
Monday   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Zoom Link

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm


Thursday 3pm - 5pm  
Friday 9:30 pm - 12:00 pm   


Contact Us

Building & room Building 700S

Phone 510.723.6714

Email elcentro@chabotcollege.edu


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