“Welcome to Southern California Seminary. Student Services is pleased to present this SCS Student resource page as a ready reference for your use. Student Services is your co-curricular partner for success! Many of the services available for your success are listed below. They come from the entire SCS campus community and are ready to make your study at SCS an academic and spiritual success.

Whether you are a residential or a commuter student, SCS provides various services that promote your success through our website, making the same resources available to all students. Among these services are student events (such as Pizza Fellowship Week, and other special events), information on student health and safety, student activities, Student Forum, and academic support services. Our advisement services include spiritual advising, career advising, academic advising, and community engagement services. As you can see, we aim to serve. Please feel free to contact me directly, or one of our capable Southern California Seminary staff.

Mrs. Lisa Pacheco
Director of Student Services
Southern California Seminary

Helpful Links


New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is a vital event in the lives of SCS students offered at the beginning of every trimester. The purpose of orientation is to promote student success by introducing entering freshmen, transfer students, and new graduate students to the intellectual, cultural, social, and spiritual climate of Southern California Seminary. Only one orientation is needed and participation in this online course is mandatory. If you have not gone through NSO, please contact your advisor and ask to be added to the next one.


Your safety is always on our mind. The following links will take you to information that will enhance your safety at Southern California Seminary.

Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation

SCS provides resources on campus for students who desire to seek help with drug or alcohol abuse. 

Additionally, the following resources are available throughout the greater San Diego metropolitan region. Please contact the office of Student Services for more information (888-389-7244).

  • Addiction Information and Treatment
  • Alcohol Abuse Information
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Counseling and Crisis Intervention
  • Drug Abuse Information
  • Drug and Alcohol Detection and Testing
  • Drug or Alcohol Treatment Programs
  • Homecare Providers
  • Hospitals
  • Mental Health Clinics
  • Mental Health Practitioners
  • Psychologists
  • Rehabilitation Centers and Services

El Cajon Campus Map (East & West)

El Cajon West Campus Map

Disability Services

Southern California Seminary offers support services to disabled students through the Disability Support Services (DSS).

Campus Accessibility

Southern California Seminary is committed to the goal of accessibility in all of its programs and activities.Therefore, it is the policy of Southern California Seminary to make all of its programs and activities accessible to persons with disabilities by providing reasonable accommodations unless doing so would fundamentally alter the nature of the program or activity, or impose an undue financial on the Seminary. Here are some examples of the application of this policy.

Southern California Seminary will work closely with persons with disabilities to accommodate their needs. No charge will be assessed to provide

How to Request Accommodation

If you have a disability and need accommodation to access any aspect of our campus environment, please contact either of the following school officials.

Lisa Pacheco
Director of Student Services
Deputy Compliance Officer
(619) 201-8993

Tom Varallo
Deputy Compliance Officer
(619) 201-8951

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