Advising Hours and Information

Advising Help:

  • The ME Department Office is open from 8:30 - 5:30 Monday - Friday for assistance with permits, course and program information, and general help with finding the answers to your questions.  The Department Office is in ET A205, phone is 323-343-4490, and email is [email protected]
  • ECST Student Success Center Advisors advise ME Pre-Majors and Majors who are still taking math and physics
  • ME Faculty Advisors including the department chair are here to assist undergraduate and graduate students with their advising needs.  - Please see the table below for advisor contact information and hours

Online Support for Advising:

Helpful resources for COVID-19 situation, undergraduate course planning for 2021-22 and beyond, and advice on how to get the most out of your education:  

Course Planning Tools

 

Mechanical Engineering (ME) and Material Science and Engineering (MSE) Advisors

Our department coordinator, Mayra Alonzo, can help with permits, enrollment-related help, general information, and making appointments with the Department Chair for advising (Mayra can be reached at [email protected]).

Advisor Name and Contact Information Zoom Advising Hours* Zoom Meeting Information Help With

Dr. Nancy Warter-Perez, ME Department Chair

[email protected]

 

For appointments, please email Dr. Warter-Perez ([email protected]) and/or Mayra ([email protected]) to set up an appointment.

 

By Appointments Only.  Please email to set up an appointment.

Mon 10:30 – 12 noon 

Tues 4 - 6 pm

Other times available - contact Dr. Warter-Perez to coordinate.

You can also email Dr. Warter-Perez with your ME undergraduate and graduate advising questions

 

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/91729234403

Meeting ID: 917 2923 4403
One tap mobile
+16699006833,,91729234403# US (San Jose)
 

You can also email Dr. Warter-Perez with your ME undergraduate and graduate advising questions.

ME BS and MS General Advising, Advising for Reinstatements, Probation, Leaves of Absence, and other Exceptional Circumstances

Dr. Jeffrey Santner, Principal ME Undergraduate Advisor

[email protected]

Tues 2:45pm- 4:45pm

Wed 2:30pm- 5pm

Thurs 9:30am-11:00am

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/97891730796

You can also email Dr. Santner with your ME undergraduate advising questions.

ME BS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

Dr. Travis Hu, Principal ME Graduate Advisor

[email protected]

Fri 3pm - 4pm

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/5826074525

Email Dr. Hu with your ME graduate advising questions and to schedule an appointment.

ME MS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

Dr. Mohsen Eshraghi, MSE Director

[email protected]

Tues 2:55pm - 3:30pm
Thurs 2:55pm -3:30pm 

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/164610256

Email Dr. Eshraghi with your MSE advising questions or to make an appointment.

MSE MS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

Dr. J. Chris Bachman, Undergraduate Advisor

[email protected]

Mon 12pm - 2pm
Thurs 5pm - 6pm 

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/5304000657?pwd=RnVmd25PNDBFdXU5a1RZNWl5enNRUT09

ME BS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

Dr. Mathias Brieu, Undergraduate Advisor

[email protected]

 

Mon 2pm -3pm
Thurs 9am -10:30am

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/7646727882

ME BS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

Dr. Jim Kuo, Undergraduate Advisor

[email protected]

 

Tues 11am -12pm
Thurs 11am - 12pm 

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/93111257077          

ME BS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

Dr. David Raymond, Undergraduate Advisor

[email protected]

Tues 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Wed 12:30pm - 1:30pm

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/5041169937

ME BS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

 

 

Dr. Arturo Pacheco-Vega, Graduate Advisor

[email protected]

TBD

 

ME MS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

Dr. He Shen, Graduate Advisor

[email protected]

Mon 5:20pm - 6:20pm

https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/836384477

ME MS Program Info, Course Planning, Academic Concerns

*If you are unable to reach an advisor via Zoom, send them an email or contact the Department Coordinator, Mayra Alonzo at [email protected]