Academic Support Resources

Academic Support Resources

The following are Cal State L.A. academic support resources.

University Academic Advisement Center (UAAC)

The University Academic Advisement Center (UAAC) assists undergraduate students with the following:

  • General education advisement
  • Information on university policies and procedures
  • Transfer advisement
  • Assistance with university general education (GE) petitions
  • Referrals to other university support services

Location: Library, Palmer Wing, Room 1040A

Contact Info:

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Graduate Student Advisement 

 

Graduate students receive advisement from the graduate faculty advisor in each program.  Grad Studies provide a list of faculty advisors for each graduate program on their website:

Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD)

The Office for Students with Disabilities promotes student independence and achievement by providing educational and disability-related support services for students with disabilities.

Location: Administration 127

Contact Info:

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Center for Academic Success (CAS)

The Center for Academic Success (CAS) supports all students throughout their educational journey. You are encouraged to visit a CAS tutor for STEM, social science, or writing tutoring early in the semester. The academic services CAS provides are inclusive, engaging, challenging, and impactful. CAS tutors offer a one-on-one opportunity to discuss your assignments and will provide you with tools to become an independent scholar. The appointments are 30 minutes long. Log on to the Student Success Collaborative portal to make an appointment online.

Locations:

Tutoring Wing: Library, Palmer Wing, Room 1039

Writing Wing: Library, Palmer Wing, Room 1039A

Contact Info:

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

University Library

Location: John F. Kennedy Memorial Library

Contact info:

Hours:

  • Monday-Thursday: 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 midnight
  • Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12:00 noon - 12:00 midnight

Please check their website for updated hours.

Office of Service-Learning

The mission of the Office of Service-Learning is to link academic teaching, learning, and community service. Here, students have the opportunity to learn more about how to serve the changing needs of a global society while contributing to their own academic success.

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