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Frank Ramirez
Athletic Counselor
framirez@collegeofthedesert.edu
Location: Kinesiology Office 102
Phone: (760) 568-7519
Office Hours
By appointment:
To schedule an appointment to meet with the Athletics Counselor please call (760) 862-1318

Hours:
Monday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Thursday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday: : 8:30am-12:00pm

​Athletic Counseling

We are currently scheduling appointments for mandatory Student Educational Planning (SEP) sessions for new and continuing athletes.  Call (760) 862-1318 to schedule your appointment today!
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Why do I need to see a counselor for student athletes?

  • To assist student-athletes in the identification of educational, career and personal goals
  • To empower student-athletes to reach academic, career and personal success
  • To increase retention, graduation and transfer rate of student athletes
  • To encourage each student-athlete to develop independence, self-advocacy and to mature mentally emothionally, physically and athletically
  • To provide CCCAA, NCAA & NAIA Resources
  • To create an environment within the intercollegiate athletic program that promotes academic achievement
  • To maximize the academic potential of student-athletes by providing an atmosphere that enhances learning skills, career development, and personal development
So, where do I begin?
  • Apply to College of the Desert and take the Assessment test
  • Review & download a copy of the "Academic Handbook for Student-Athletes"
  • View the New Student Orientation online
  • Attend a "Student Educational Plan" workshop 
  • Make an appointment with the athletic counselor ASAP
  • Use the resources on this page
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