South Annex (SA) 12 (Physical office location temporarily closed until further notice)
43-500 Monterey Ave. Palm Desert, CA. 92260
Adell Bynum: 442-227-5063
Elizabeth Ovesen: 442-227-5596
TRIO SSS ACES Main Office: 760-776-7347
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The ACES Program at College of the Desert is a TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) program designed to provide comprehensive counseling and to assist students in meeting the challenges of graduating from COD and transferring to a four-year university of their choice. The ACES Program is funded under the United States Department of Education's TRIO Programs.
"To assist first generation, and low-income students, and college students with disabilities, in the graduation and transfer process from College of the Desert, and to strengthen their preparation for the successful completion of their Bachelor's degree goal."