Athletic Counseling / Advising

John SoldateJohn Soldate
Athletic Counselor/Instructor
CSU Chico, B.A., M.A., 1997, 2000
USC, M.S., 2006
Learn more about program goals and athletic counselor, click HERE



How to contact the athletic counselor:  
-In person appointments, call: 530.895.2521, or stop by the athletic office at WLR 102
-Online help, brief questions, email athletic counselor directly at: (include ID number)

-Student Athlete Orientation sign-up for winter or summer go to:

Reasons to make an appointment with the athletic counselor: 

    - Review requirements for UC, CSU, Private, and Out-of-State Colleges

    - Create an Education Plan for one term or all terms at Butte

    - Career planning and academic major discovery

    - Brief personal counseling

    - NCAA, Community College eligibility clarification

Athletic Team Practice Times:
 Fall practice and game days including coaches contact info click HERE

Spring practice and game days including coaches contact info click HERE

NCAA Transfer Requirements, California Community College Requirements:
Click HERE for Division I handout   

Click HERE for Division II handout

Click HERE for Community College handout

Helpful Web Links:

Web link for the steps to become a Butte College student:

NCAA Clearinghouse web link:

Assist, UC/CSU Major Class Transfer list web link:

Grey Shirting information: