NSS Academic Advisement Center


King Hall, D Wing, Room 1044
Phone (323) 343-5284 | nssac@calstatela.edu


Our advising team helps students from orientation to graduation:

  • Understand general education and major requirements to graduate with a major in the College of Natural and Social Sciences
  • Create academic plans and select courses in fulfilling graduation requirements 
  • Identify and integrate co-curricular and extra-curricular activities into an academic plan to help students achieve their academic and professional goals
  • Use the Campus Academic Requirements Report (CARR), departmental checklists/roadmaps, and other tools to monitor their academic progress
  • Apply University policies, procedures, forms, and processes necessary for graduation
  • With referrals to University resources and offices

Regular Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    (Due to a vacant position, front desk team may not be available 5:00 - 6:00 PM)

Friday: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

* See "Announcements" below for any special hours.


Special Hours for Friday, April 28:
1:00 - 5:00 PM

Our office's lobby has moved to King Hall D1044 (across the hall from our former lobby).

Starting Fall 2016, NSS professional advisors are available by appointment only. 

We offer "Same Day 15" appointments and 30 minute appointments.  Learn more on our "Visit Our Advisors" page.


Important Dates