Advisor and Counselor Contact Information
Once you know which kind of advising or counseling you need, you may wonder how to set up an appointment with those you need to talk to! Below is a list contact information for the various advising and counseling offices on campus. You can learn more about each type of advising and counseling by clicking on the titles.
- Academic Advising (General Education) at Academic Advising & Retention Services - Call 408-924-2129 for an appointment.
- Career Center - Call 408-924-6031 for more information.
- Counseling Services (Educational, Personal & Psychiatric) - Call 408-924-5910 for more information.
- Disability Resource Center - Call 408-924-6000 for more information.
- EOP Advising - Call 408-924-2129 for hours or an appointment.
- Pre-admissions Counseling - Call 408-924-2564 for more information.
- Student-Athlete Success Services- Call 408-924-1252 for an appointment.
- Wellness and Health Counseling - Call 408-924-6122 for an appointment.
- Major/Minor Advising - Call your major/minor department for information on how to set up an appointment with a major advisor.
Major and Department Advising Websites
Some colleges and departments have websites for their advising, which are listed below. If you do not see your major department listed, please call your major/minor department office to find out how to make an appointment with an advisor.
- Anthropology Advising
- Aviation & Technology Advisors
- Biological Science Advisors
- Business Student Advising Center (BSAC)
- CASA Advising
- Child & Adolescent Development Advising
- Communication Studies Advisors
- Communicative Disorders & Sciences
- Computer Science Advising
- Economics Advising
- Engineering Student Success Center (ESSC)
- English & Comparative Literature Advisors
- Environmental Studies Advisors
- Foreign Language Advisors
- Health Science Advising
- Hospitality, Recreation & Tourism Management Advising
- Humanities Advising
- Journalism & Mass Communication
- Justice Studies Advising
- Kinesiology Advising
- Liberal Studies Advising
- Linguistics Advising
- Mathematics Advising
- Meteorology Advising
- Nursing Advising
- Nutrition, Food Science, and Packaging Advising
- Occupational Therapy
- Philosophy Advising
- Physics and Astronomy Advisors
- Political Science Advisors
- Pre-Law Advising
- Pre-Professional (Health) Advisors
- Psychology Advising
- Science Advising Center, College of (COSAC)
- School of Journalism & Mass Communications
- School of Library & Information Science
- Sociology Advisors
- Social Science Advising
- TV, Radio, Film, Theatre Advising
- VITAL (Advising for Veterans)
Department Contact Phone Numbers
|Accounting and Finance (includes Taxation and Transportation)||408.924.3460||Hospitality, Recreation & Tourism Management (includes Therapeutic Recreation, Hotel & Restaurant Mgmt, and Internat'l Tourism)||408.924.3000|
|Administration of Justice Bureau||408.924.3330||Humanities (includes American, East Asian, European, & Liberal Studies; Creative Arts, and Religious Studies)||408.924.4463|
|Aerospace Studies (Air Force ROTC)||408.924.2960||Industrial and Systems Engineering (includes Eng. Mgmt., Statistical Quality Eng., and Human Factors/ Ergonomics)||408.924.3301|
|African American Studies||408.924.5871|
|Anthropology||408.924.5710||Journalism and Mass Communications (includes Advertising, News Media Design and Public Relations)||408.924.3240|
|Art and Design (includes Art History & Visual Culture, Animation/Illustration, Digital Media Art, Photography, Pictoral and Spatial Art; Graphic, Industrial & Interior Design)||408.924.4320||Justice Studies (includes Forensic Science and Legal Studies)||408.924.2940|
|Aviation and Technology (includes Industrial Tech., Quality Assurance)||408.924.3190||Kinesiology||408.924.3010|
|Behavioral Sciences||408.924.5340||Liberal Studies||408.924.4459|
|Biological Sciences (includes Natural Science, Conservation and Organismal Bio, Marine Bio, Microbiology, Molecular Bio, and Systems Physiology, )||408.924.4900||Library and Information Science||408.924.2490|
|Chemical and Materials Engineering||408.924.4000||Linguistics and Language Development||408.924.4413|
|Chemistry (includes Biochem and Materials Science)||408.924.5000||Management Information Systems||408.924.7790|
|Child and Adolescent Development (includes Atypical Child Studies)||408.924.3718||Marketing and Decision Sciences||408.924.3506|
|Civil and Environmental Engineering||408.924.3900||Mathematics (includes Applied and Computational Mathematics)||408.924.5100|
|Communication Studies (includes Comm. in the Info. Age and Speech Comm.)||408.924.5360||Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering||408.924.3850|
|Communicative Disorders and Sciences||408.924.3688||Meteorology (includes Atmospheric and Seismic Hazards)||408.924.5200|
|Computer Engineering||408.924.4150||Mexican American Studies||408.924.5760|
|Computer Science (includes Software Engineering)||408.924.5060||Military Science (Army ROTC)||408.554.4034|
|Counselor Education||408.924.3634||Moss Landing Marine Labs (includes Marine Science)||831.771.4400|
|Dance - See Music and Dance||Music and Dance (includes Jazz Studies, Composition, Music Education, and Performance)||408.924.4673|
|Educational Leadership||408.924.3616||Nutrition, Food Science, and Packaging (includes Dietetics)||408.924.3100|
|Electrical Engineering||408.924.3950||Occupational Therapy||408.924.3070|
|Elementary Education||408.924.3771||Organization and Management (includes Internat'l Business, HR Mgmt., Mgmt., and Hospitality Mgmt.)||408.924.3550|
|English and Comparative Literature (includes Career Writing, Comparative Lit, Creative Writing, and Prof. & Tech Writing)||408.924.4425||Philosophy||408.924.4468|
|Environmental Studies (includes Energy and Park Ranger & Administration)||408.924.5450||Physics and Astronomy||408.924.5210|
|Foreign Languages (includes Chinese, French, German, Italian, Internat'l Business, Japanese, and Spanish)||408.924.4602||Political Science (includes Public Administration and Public Policy)||408.924.5550|
|General Engineering (includes Bioengineering)||408.924.3800||Psychology||408.924.5600|
|Geography (includes Geographic Information Science)||408.924.5475||Secondary Education||408.924.3755|
|Geology (includes Earth Science)||408.924.5050||Social Sciences (includes Asian American Studies)||408.924.5740|
|Global Studies||408.924.7197||Social Work||408.924.5800|
|Health Professions (includes Complementary and Alternative Health Practices)||408.924.2900||Sociology (including Criminology, Family, and Community Change)||408.924.5320|
|Health Science (includes Gerontology, Health Professions, Health Services Admin, and Public Health)||408.924.2970||Special Education||408.924.3700|
|History (includes Ancient & Medieval, Asian, European, Jewish, Latin American, Military, US, and General History; and Area Studies)||408.924.5500||Television, Radio, Film and Theatre (includes Musical Theatre)||408.924.4530|
|Urban and Regional Planning||408.924.5882|
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