Advising @ College of Business

Undergraduate Center for Student Success

The College of Business Undergraduate Center for Student Success -  Mission Statement.

College of Business pre-major or major students may see a College of Business advisor during Drop-In Advising as scheduled:

Zoom Drop-In:

  • Join via Zoom: ZOOM 5629854514 during the times outlined below.
  • Please note that the Zoom meeting may close early if we reach capacity. 

***During the months of June and July, we are assisting incoming students with advising and registration (SOAR). Our drop-in availability is limited. For urgent inquiries please reach out to COB-CSS@csulb.edu.***

For the following dates: 

Week of 6/17 - 6/21

  • Tuesday June 18,  9:00 - 10:00
  • Wednesday June 19, Campus Closed for Juneteenth Holiday

Week of 6/24 - 6/28

  • Tuesday June 25,  9:00 - 10:00
  • Wednesday June 26, 9:00 - 10:00 

College of Business pre-major or major students are able to schedule a 20 min. Quick Question advising appointment (in-person or online) with their assigned Business Academic Advisor. 

Please follow the directions below to schedule an appointment with your advisor. 

  1. Sign in to your Single Sign On 
  2. Open Beach Connect
  3. Click on the blue, Get Assistance button in the top right corner
  4. Select the following choices for each drop-down menu:
    1. Type of Appointment: "Academic Advising"
    2. Type of Service: "Quick Question"
    3. How would you like to meet: "Online or in-person"
    4. Select your date of preference*
  5. Available appointments offered by your assigned advisor will appear 
  6. Select your preferred time and finish scheduling your appointment 

*Note: "Quick Question" appointments can only be scheduled between 1 week to 1 hour in advance.

Use the table below to determine your assigned academic advisor:

 Student Group  Advisor
Beach XP ProgramEmma Nguyen
First-Time, First Year (Freshmen) Marisa Davalos
Last name: A - CITAdrian Wilson
Last name: CJ - GRADeisy Ocegueda
Last name: GRB - LUOGeo Castillo Lopez
Last name: LUP - PALAKristy Trinh
Last name: PALB - SILLaura Carino
Last name: SIM - ZMelissa Cortez

Tutoring Workshops 

Spring 2024 Workshops 

CSULB's core academic mission is to graduate students with highly valued degrees. California State University, Long Beach is a nationally renowned public research university that values academic excellence, diversity, and community engagement. The College of Business academic standards, rules, and policy are managed in the current Course Catalog. and base policy is managed and documented on the CSULB’s Academic Senate website.   CSS has provided links to some summary policy and links which should be considered overridden by any current catalog and senate documents.