NSS Academic Advisement Center


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

Office Hours Fall 2019: 

Monday: 8:00AM - 7:00PM

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Announcements / Special hours

August 19-23, 2019 Drop-Ins ONLY

Beginning Friday, August 16, 2019 you will be able to schedule an appointment for the Fall 2019 Semester.

Appointments will resume Monday, August 26, 2019.

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

Drop-In Hours

 Monday: 8:30AM - 12:45PM and 1:30PM - 6:30PM

 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:30AM -12:45PM  and 1:30PM - 5:30PM

 Friday: 8:30AM - 12:45PM and 1:30PM - 4:30PM

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

Appointment times:

 Monday: 8:00AM - 6:30PM

 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

  Friday: 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Important Dates

Academic Calendar