Advising Appointment Procedures and Guidelines


Appointment Procedures & Guidelines

  • To schedule an appointment with an academic advisor click on the Beach Connect logo on the right-hand side of our home page.
  • You can only schedule an appointment up to two weeks in advance.
  • If you have been disqualified from the University you must attend a Reinstatement Workshop in the University Center for Undergraduate Advising (UCUA) before you can make an appointment with an advisor. To register call UCUA at (562) 985-4837.

Appointment Information

  • Bring your CSULB ID card
  • Since advising sessions are scheduled for 20 minute intervals, we recommend you review your plan in your Degree Planner prior to your appointment.

Late Appointments

  • Advising appointments are scheduled for 20 minute sessions, so it is recommended that you arrive 10 minutes early.
  • Your appointment may be cancelled if you are 10 minutes late.


  • If you cannot keep an appointment, you must cancel the appointment at least 24 hours in advance.
  • Please be courteous to other students by planning ahead (cancel or reschedule in a timely fashion). This will help open up time slots for other students.