Current Undergraduates

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Advisement Center            

Location: Music Building Room 209  

 Phone: (323) 343-4015

Send inquiries to:

Office Hours for Summer 2018:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday & Sunday
8:00am-6:00pm 8:00am-6:00pm 8:00am-6:00pm 8:00am-4:00pm



Please note that the Advisement Center is closed:

  • Monday - Friday (daily) from 1:00pm-2:00pm for lunch
  • Every Thursday at 4:00 pm for our weekly staff meeting  
  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 for Transfer Orientation
  • Tuesday, July 24, 2018 for Transfer Orientation
  • Wednesday, July 25, 2018
  • Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Spring 2018 Announcements

TVF/JOUR Permit Process:

Request permit(s) for TVF or JOUR online at:

Please note:

  • Class permits will not be issued if you have not taken the prerequisites
  • Due to the high volume of permit requests, if any information is missing or incorrect, a permit will not be issued
  • Email confirmation will be sent from the TVF department to your Cal State LA email account, if your permit(s) is approved.

Enrollment Waitlist Student Steps



Review your CSU Academic Advising Report (CAAR) before your appointment, and bring any previous handouts and documents to your scheduled meeting.  Also, be prepared to take notes during your session.  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.  Appointments will be cancelled if you are five minutes late.

How to Schedule an Advising Appointment Online

  1. Click on the Student Success Collaborative icon on the top right hand corner of the webpage
  2. Username: Beginning of email address (e.g. jsmith9 for
  3. After logging in, click “Get Advising” (blue button, right hand side)
  4. Select Service Category: Academic Advising
  5. Pick an option (e.g. Degree Progress and Planning)
  6. Select location: College of Arts and Letters Advising Center
  7. If you would like to see a specific advisor, choose a preference. If not, leave blank
  8. Pick from available appointment times
  9. Click “Next”
  10. Click “Confirm Appointment”


Degree Roadmaps

Art Department

Communication Studies Department

English Department

Liberal Studies Department

Modern Languages & Literatures Department

Music Department

Philosophy Department

Theatre & Dance

Television, Film & Media Studies Department