Counseling

Need help fast? Use STAR Kiosk for an Express Appointment!

Available August 17-28

In a few simple steps, you can request a meeting with a counselor on Zoom or by phone. Set up a quick Express Appointment through the STAR Kiosk and get assistance with these specific items:

  • Registration
  • Filling out a form
  • Getting an override for a course
  • Figuring out what your math or English placement is

How to use STAR Kiosk
The STAR Kiosk is available from 8:30 am. - 3:30 pm.

For assistance with everything else, including removing a hold and Financial Aid appeals, make an appointment by calling 455-0233 or book online via MySuccess. Appointments are available from 8:00 am. - 4:30 pm. See below for more information.


At Leeward CC, every student is important to us. We want to ensure your success in academics as well as in life. Our experienced counselors and advisors are here year round to help you reach your goals or just help with challenges.

Leeward has twenty counselors who can help you chart your path to success and solve any problems that may arise on that journey.

All counselors can assist you with

  • Career Exploration and Planning
    identify the careers or career clusters that reflect the abilities, interests and values you want to use in your career
  • Academic Advising
    develop an academic plan that will identify the courses you will take each semester until you have earned your degree or certificate
  • Personal Concerns
    work with a counselor to resolve any problems that are interfering with your ability to concentrate and complete your assignments

List of Counselors
Make an appointment by calling 455-0233 or 455-0234 or via MySuccess.

Academic advising services are an essential element of the Leeward CC student support system. Counselors are available throughout the year to help students explore options for educational programs, majors, transfer procedures, class selection, and other information about the college.

Interested in career exploration and planning? We can help guide you. Learn about your interests and abilities and about the world of work. If you are uncertain why you are in college and undecided about a major or career, we can help you gather and interpret information for your career planning. more info…

Personal Counseling: Need to talk to someone? Counselors can help you in making decisions about many areas of your life including school, career, relationships, and other personal issues. If you need some help, call us at 455-0233 or 455-0234. Download a PDF of our Helping Hand Resource Directory that lists a variety of emergency shelters, legal assistance, medical care, support agencies and more…

Counseling Appointments:
To schedule an appointment with your counselor, please go to the MySuccess icon on MyUH services.

If you are unable to make your scheduled appointment time, please either cancel it on MySuccess or you may also call the counseling office, 455-0233.

If you are 10 minutes late or more, you may be asked to reschedule your appointment.

Same Day Appointments
Same Day Appointments are welcome upon availability, Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.

We will be happy to meet with you to address your immediate needs, however, we ask that if you are needing to do a phone appointment for Unsatisfactory Academic Progress and Financial Aid Appeal, that you schedule these in advance.

Please contact the counseling front desk at 455-0233.


Counseling Office Information

M-F: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
In person: AD 208 (during renovations DH-C)
Phone: (808) 455-0233 or (808) 455-0234
Email: leeward@hawaii.edu

Fall and Spring semesters: Appointments available Wednesday and Thursday evenings.