We strive to empower all students to achieve their personal, academic, and career goals by providing tools and resources to encourage self-directing learning. The office offers innovative, student-centered programs and services to meet the diverse and ever changing needs of the community.

Counselors and advisors help students:

  • Schedule classes
  • Help students choose a major or career path
  • Transfer to a four-year college
  • Connect to college resources and services
  • Identify, foresee, and resolve challenges



Current, Returning &
Incoming Transfer Students

Schedule an Appointment


New Students
All new students attending FCC for their first college experience are introduced to Counseling & Advising services during ROAR (Required Orientation, Advising, & Registration).


Student Account Access, Register for Classes, View Degree Plan, Grades, Transcripts, Billing



Visiting From Another College?  – Take classes at FCC that will transfer to your 4 year college or university. Learn More.


Advising Services


Academic Advising


Career Services


Transfer Services


Personal Counseling


Athletic Advising


Health Sciences Advising


Academic & Financial Aid Suspension Advising

16 Advising

Under 16 Advising

Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

Appointment Scheduling

Counseling & Advising is currently offering all appointments virtually via video or phone call.



Current, Returning, & Incoming Transfer Students


Current and returning FCC students as well as incoming transfer students should make an appointment with their assigned advisor. Students are assigned to advisors by major.


Find My Advisor



New Students


All students who are new to college, including previous dual enrollment students, are introduced to Counseling & Advising Services during ROAR (Required Orientation, Advising, & Registration).


Book ROAR Appointment

Walk-In Advising


Walk-in advising is unavailable at this time. Please schedule an appointment or contact us via email advising.

Email Advising


Email advising is checked daily during operational hours, and the Counseling & Advising staff will respond as quickly as possible. Typical response time is 24-48 hours. During peak registration periods in January and August, there may be a delay in response.

Email advising is intended for one or two short questions. Complex questions may require scheduling an advising appointment.


Chad Adero

Dr. Chad Adero
Executive Director,
Counseling & Advising

Rodney Bennett

Rodney Bennett, M.A.
Academic Advisor


Alissa Hart, M.A.
Academic Advisor

Monica Hutchins

Dr. Monica Hutchins
Academic Advisor
Under 16 Advising

Jennifer McAninley

Jennifer McAninley, M.S., N.C.C.
Academic Advisor

Christina McGill

Christina McGill, M.A.
Academic Advisor

Aliya Merhi

Aliya Merhi, B.A.
Office Manager

Jennifer Moore 

Jennifer Moore, B.A.
Academic Advisor

Anne Scholl-Fiedler

Anne Scholl-Fiedler, M.A., LCPC​
Coordinator Career Services

Kelly Stewart

Kelly Stewart, M.Ed.
Career Advisor

Edward Wangler

Edward Wangler, J.D.
Academic Advisor