NSS Academic Advisement Center


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

Office Hours: 

Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 6:00pm 

Fridays: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Announcements / Special hours

Friday, June 14th 2019: We will be closing early at 3pm for a team meeting

Friday, June 28th 2019: We will be closing at 12pm for orientation

What We Do

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

Button: Schedule An Appointment

Requesting a 30 Minute Advising Appointment

Drop-in Appointments

- Class Schedule Checks (current & next semester)
- Declaring / changing majors & minors

- Certain deadline-specific matters

To receive a class schedule check from an advisor, student must have a proposed schedule loaded in their Shopping Cart on GET

30 Minute Appointments

We also offer 30 minute appointments for you to discuss the following topics with an advisor:
- Degree Progress and Planning
- Graduation Check
- Exploring or Declaring a Major/Minor
- Academic Concerns (Grades/Academic Probation)
- Creating an SAP Plan for Financial Aid

Important Dates

Academic Calendar