Walk-In Advising is offered for students with general questions or concerns. Students are seen by an academic counselor on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Summer Walk-In Hours:
Phone: (858) 534-3490
Monday - Friday, 8am - 12pm; and 1pm - 4:30 pm
During Office hours our advising reception is available to help students with:
Walk-In Advising sessions are a maximum of 15 minutes and students can receive help with:
Appointments are 30-minute, individual advising sessions and available during the academic year (fall, winter, spring). Individual appointments are not scheduled during the summer.
Appointments must be scheduled in advance. To make an individual appointment, contact the front desk during office hours at (858) 534-3490. Students may call to request an appointment with a specific academic counselor.
Appointments are recommended for questions or concerns that may require more in-depth advising such as:
* These advising issues could be dealt with in a walk-in session or an appointment depending on the complexity of the questions.
Current students can submit questions online through the Virtual Advising Center. Students are notified via UCSD email or text when their questions have been answered. Go to vac.ucsd.edu and click on notification preferences to receive text notifications.