Advisement

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Location: Music Building Room 209  

Phone: (323) 343-4015

Send inquiries to: ALadvise@calstatela.edu

Office Hours for Spring 2019:

 

 

Click Here For Information Regarding Appointments and Drop-in Hours

 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday & Sunday

8:00am-7:00pm

8:00am-6:00pm

8:00am-6:00pm

8:00am-6:00pm*

8:00am-5:00pm

Closed 

Please note that the Advisement Center is closed:

  • Monday - Friday (daily) from 1:00pm - 2:00pm for lunch
  • *Periodically on Thursdays at 4:00pm for our bi-weekly staff meetings (finalized dates: 2/14, 2/28)

Appointments & Drop-ins

Scheduled Appointments

  • Scheduled appointments are 30 minute advising sessions.
  • Appointments will need to be cancelled if students are more than five minutes late.
  • A maximum of two appointments are allowed per semester.
  • If you are unable to keep your appointment, or need to reschedule, please cancel online or call our front desk at (323) 343-4015 during regular business hours.

How does the online appointment system work?

  • Continuing Cal State LA students may schedule an appointment by clicking on the Student Success Collaborative icon located at the top right hand corner of our homepage.​
  • The advisor availability calendar for 30 minute appointment periods opens for one week at a time. Students may start scheduling appointments for the following week at 6pm on Thursdays.

How can students prepare for appointments?

  • Review your CSU Academic Advising Report (CAAR) and Degree Planner (http://www.calstatela.edu/degreeplanner) before your appointment, and bring any previous handouts and documents to your scheduled meeting. Also, be prepared to take notes during your session.

Drop-ins

  • Drop-ins are short, 15 minute advising sessions.
  • No appointment is needed.
  • Drop-ins are offered on a first-come, first served basis to continuing Cal State LA students.
  • Sessions will be limited to class schedule checks, declaring / changing majors and minors, and certain deadline specific matters only. 
  • Drop-in hours are subject to change on short notice.

Drop-in advising hours

Monday 9:00am - 12:30pm; 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm; 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 12:30pm; 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 12:30pm; 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 12:30pm; 2:00pm - 4:00pm

 

Drop-ins will be unavailable on:

  • Thursday, February 14th from 3:30pm - 5:00pm due to our bi-weekly staff meeting
  • Friday, February 28th from 3:30pm - 5:00pm due to our bi-weekly staff meeting

Degree Roadmaps

Art

Communication Studies

English

Liberal Studies

Modern Languages & Literatures

Music

Philosophy

Theatre & Dance

Television, Film & Media Studies

Spring 2019 Dates and Deadlines

Important Dates

For a complete list of important dates and deadlines for the Spring 2019 semester, please view the "Dates and Deadlines" section on the University Scheduling Office's website: http://www.calstatela.edu/registrar/university-scheduling-office