Spring 2024 Advising Hours

In-Person: Monday – Thursday 9:00am – 4:00pm at CoS Student Success Center located at GMCS-429

Virtual: Monday – Thursday 9:30am – 4:00pm & 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Friday Virtual: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Zoom Meeting ID: 834 9344 2591

Academic Advisors Drop-Ins: Monday – Thursday 11:00am – 12:00pm

Academic Advisors are also available by appointment. Please visit SDSU Navigate to view availability. See our homepage for directions on how to make an appointment.

For quick questions you can email us at sciences.studentsuccess@sdsu.edu

Spring 2024 Evening Advising Hours

Evening Virtual Drop-In Advising 

Monday – Thursday  6:00pm – 7:00pm

Drop in Hours VIRTUAL ONLY

Zoom Meeting ID: 834 9344 2591

Academic Advisors are also available by appointment. Please visit SDSU Navigate to view availability. See our homepage for directions on how to make an appointment.

For quick questions you can email us at sciences.studentsuccess@sdsu.edu

Peer Mentor Job Applications

Become a Peer Mentor for the College of Sciences Student Success Center! Application due 03/22/2024.

Benefits:

  • Gain leadship and communcation experience.
  • Develop interpersonal and professional skills.
  • Learn to advise undergraduates in the College of Sciences.

Help Students:

  • Create an Academic plan.
  • Understand degree planning tools.
  • Host student programming and workshops.

Careers in Math & Statistics

Thursday, February 22nd from 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Location: Shiley Bioscience Center Gold Auditorium

Listen to experts in their field speak about their background and getting into the industry. Small snacks and beverages will be provided!

For any questions you can email us at sciences.studentsuccess@sdsu.edu

Click Here to Register!

Diversity in Sciences

Thursday, April 25th from 2:00pm – 6:00pm

Location: SDSU Aztec Student Union Theater

Listen to a panel of professionals from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds speak about their unique experiences in Science industries

For any questions you can email us at sciences.studentsuccess@sdsu.edu

Careers in Sciences Panel Series

 

The College of Sciences in partnership with Career Services is hosting a Careers in Sciences panel series. Come hear from professionals in the field and find out about different career options. You’ll have a chance to meet and network with potential mentors.

For questions, email at sciences.studentsuccess@sdsu.edu.

Study Abroad Drop in Hours

Meet 1:1 with a Global Education Advisor, Kelsey Toyoda, to learn about Study Abroad opportunities as a College of Sciences major!

ACADEMIC ADVISING

ACADEMIC ADVISORS

The College of Sciences Student Success Center has 3 academic advisors with hours spread throughout each week. For details about each Academic Advisor’s hours and instructions on scheduling appointments, use SDSU Navigate. Please run your Degree Evaluation in my.SDSU and come prepared with your questions prior to meeting with an advisor. We want to support you in navigating the opportunities college can offer and help you work toward your career goals. The College of Sciences Student Success Center can help you with:

  • Course Planning
  • Registration Assistance
  • Understanding your Degree Evaluation
  • Exploring & Declaring CoS Majors & Minors
  • Understanding University Policies
  • Events and Workshops for Student Growth
  • Opportunities for Campus Involvement

PEER MENTORS

Peer mentors are an essential component of the College of Sciences Student Success Center! Our peer mentors gain fulfilling leadership experience while providing guidance, support, and informational resources to ensure student success. We encourage you to drop in and get connected with a peer mentor who can ease your transition into college and share their experiences in similar programs and courses. Our peer mentors will be hosting daily open advising sessions, and can help you with:

  • Locating campus resources
  • Answering general questions regarding classes or majors
  • Addressing any difficulties you may have in class by serving as your champion and liaison between you and faculty, department chairs or advisors, or other campus entities
  • Exploring minors or managing difficult decisions about changing majors

SERVICES

SET-UP AN APPOINTMENT

Fall 2022 peer mentors

Virtual and In-Person Peer Advising Hours

Donate to the CoS SSC!

Help the CoS SSC provide the resources and opportunities students need. Please consider supporting the College of Sciences Student Success Center by donating at sdsualumni.org/COSStudentSuccess.

In-Person & Virtual Office Hours

Office Closures

Please note the office has weekly closures. 

Closed Mondays 2:00-3:00pm for Staff Meetings

Holiday Closures

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: CLOSED Monday 01/15/2024

Cesar Chavez Day: CLOSED Monday 04/01/2024

Canvas Announcements

We are happy to promote your organization or your event, that is targeted toward College of Sciences students, and is science-related. If you would like us to post on Canvas please email us at least 2 business days before your event, using the format provided below. *Make sure to follow the format, it will help us keep track of your email requests, as we get a flood of different messages, and will help us post as soon as possible. 

Send your formatted email request to sciences.studentsuccess@sdsu.edu or click the submit button below. 

  1. Email Subject: “Canvas Posting Request”
  2. What do you want the Canvas Subject to be? (Short header)
  3. A few sentences description about your organization or what your event is about.
  4. Make sure to include the contact email address for students to direct their questions about your event.
  5. Attach your Flyer in JPG format to the email.

Note: You must be a recognized student organization or department/center on campus. We will post announcement to the Canvas homeroom but will not send email notifications.

Contact Us

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Email/Call Us

For quick questions that are not urgent, please email us and include your RED ID. Someone in our office will respond within 1-2 business days. If it is a quick and general question you may also call our office, however we can not access personal information, including your degree evaluation over the phone.

sciences.studentsuccess@sdsu.edu

(619) 594-1116

Book Appointment

If you’d like to meet with a professional academic advisor, booking an appointment is the best way to make sure you have enough time to discuss your situation. Please use this Appointment Guide for instructions on how to set up an appointment on EAB Navigate.

Guide to Set Up an Appointment

Schedule an Appointment

Zoom or In-Person Walk-in

We are available for in-person drop-in advising Mon-Thurs 9am-4pm (GMCS429) and virtual advising only Mon-Fri 9:30am-4pm. Stop by and meet with a peer mentor to ask general questions, no appointment is needed.

Zoom Meeting ID: 834 9344 2591

                         College of Sciences Student Success Center

                              Mon-Thurs 9am – 4pm; Friday 9am – 4pm (Virtual Only) 

Geology, Mathematics, Computer Science (GMCS) Bldg Room 429

619-594-1116