Appointment Procedures & Guidelines

Schedule an Appointment

  • Undergraduate students seeking academic advising with an academic advisor, use SSC - Advising & Tutoring.
  • 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.

Note: Graduate students should contact their graduate advisor

Appointment Information

  • Bring your CSULB ID card
  • Since advising session are scheduled for 30 minutes intervals:
    • We recommend you review your plan in your Degree Planner prior to your appointment
    • We recommend you arrive 10 minutes early, your appointment may be canceled 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.