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Advising Appointments

  • Scheduled appointments with an Academic Advisor are offered to admitted and matriculated undergraduate students with majors and/or minors in CHABSS and CSM.
  • Software Engineering Majors: Please contact your Academic Advisor, Jeffrey Morales, directly to schedule an appointment. 
  • If you have recently been admitted to CSUSM and have not yet attended a new student orientation, please DO NOT schedule an academic advising appointment until AFTER you have attended orientation.
  • Be sure to run your ARR and Degree Planner before attending your appointment.
  • Limited appointments are available during the add/drop period, enrollment periods and during the summer. This is because we are offering drop-in advising or attending new student orientations. 

Scheduling an Appointment

  • You can schedule your appointment by phone, online, or in person.
  • Instructions on how to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor.
  • When you schedule an appointment, you will receive a confirmation email.
  • Please do not use the Scheduler if you are a Software Engineering Major. Instead, contact your Academic Advisor, directly: Jeffrey Morales.
  • Appointments can be made within 1 hour to 14 days in advance.
  • Appointment length is 30 minutes.
  • Appointments cannot be scheduled more than once per week.
  • You will be required to present/confirm your student ID or username when you check in for your appointment.

No Show Policy

In an effort to be fair and equitable to all students, Undergraduate Advising Services enforces a “no-show” policy. This policy is not designed as a punishment; rather, it serves as a reminder to be respectful of fellow students’ time.

  • Please be courteous to other students by cancelling your appointment if you are unable to attend.
  • Please arrive on time. Students who arrive 15 minutes or more after their scheduled appointment will be asked to reschedule and will be recorded as a “no-show”.
  • Students who "no show" or do not cancel their appointment on two occasions forfeit their right to schedule further advising appointments for a 60-day period.

Cancelling Appointments

  • Before your scheduled appointment, you must cancel online, by phone at 760-750-4060, or in person at Craven Hall 1300.
  • If you fail to cancel your appointment, it will be recorded as a “no-show”.

Schedule an appointment

 NEW STUDENTS: Please do not schedule an appointment until after you have attended an orientation.

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MAJORS: Contact your Advisor directly to schedule an appointment: Jeffrey Morales

As a reminder: We do not offer scheduled appointments during the early registration period because we are offering drop-in advising. You are welcome to stop by for drop-in advising to receive guidance, no appointment is needed! The drop-in hours are located here.