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All CoSS Frosh Students Should Sign Up For A First Year Follow Up Workshop!

What classes should I take next semester? Who is my advisor? What classes should I be taking for the next four years?? To get these and other questions answered, please sign up for a workshop.

All CoSS Majors Can Get Math & Writing Tutoring!

Do you have problems starting your paper? Don't quite understand Standard Deviation?

The ACCESS Center now has writing and math tutors for College of Social Science (CoSS) Majors only. Our tutoring services is as follows:

Statistics Drop In Tutoring 
Cynthia Tang,, Mon, Tues, Weds- 3pm-5pm 
Ashley Tedesco,, Mon & Weds- 12pm-3pm

Writing Drop In Tutoring 
Benjamin Brown,, Mon-Fri 2pm-4pm 
Aaliyah Gadsden,, Mon & Tues- 9am-11am, Thurs-9am-1pm

Appointments are available through e-mail, and they are given priority.

For more information, contact us at, 408.924.5363


ACCESS Services 

ACCESS, The Academic Counseling Center for Excellence in the Social Sciences provides advising for undergraduate students majoring or wanting to major in any of the departments in The College of Social Sciences (CoSS). ACCESS Advisors can assist with the following:

General Education Advising
Academic Planning
Admissions in any of our majors
Graduation Planning
Probation Advising

Come and Study

Come visit our comfortable, quiet study space in Clark Hall, Room 240.

ACCESS Center Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 8:30am to 5:00pm and Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm times are subject to change.

Career Counseling
Need Career Advice? Your Career Counselor and liaison, (Sandra De Leon,  408-924-7811)  can provide coaching on a variety of topics including: choosing a major/career, job/internship strategies, resume/cover letter writing, and interviewing. Stop by ACCESS on Wednesdays 1:00pm - 3:00pm to get your career-related questions answered.


Appointments and Drop In Advising

CoSS students can simply make appointments by choosing any of the following:
Follow the link below
Call 408.924.5363, and talk to our Office Manager
Come by our center in Clark Hall 420

Drop In Advising
We offer daily Drop In Advising from Monday-Thursday: 9:00am to 5:00pm and Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm. Come by our center in Clark Hall 420

Make Advising Appointment

When making appointments, CoSS students will routed to their appointed ACCESS Advisor. Non CoSS Majors and Undeclared Students cannot make appointments online. You can call 408.924.5363 or come into our office to book appointments or talk to an advisor during Drop In Appointment times.