Advising

Spartan Connect

Communication Studies advising times and locations are posted in Spartan Connect. Please review the tutorial and the university no-show policy before scheduling your next appointment.

Fall 2022 COMM Advising

Fall advising began on August 19, 2022 and ends December 14, 2022.

Locate Drop-in Advising

We offer drop-in advising each week throughout the semester. Log in to Spartan Connect. Select View Drop-in Times when searching for drop-in advising for both COMM and the ACCESS Center. We have included our drop-in hours below:

Schedule an Appointment

Log in to Spartan Connect and select Academic Advising and select either GE Planning or Communication Studies Major/Minor advising. If you wish to change your major to COMM, select Change your major into Communication Studies.

We do not hold drop-ins or appointments when the campus is closed. See our academic calendar for closure dates.

Important Fall 2022 Dates

  • September 15 - Last Day to Drop Classes without a "W" Grade and Last Day to Add Classes via MySJSU
  • September 17 - Late Drop Petition available at 9:00 am
  • October 3 - deadline to apply for graduation to be eligible for priority registration
  • November 11 - Last day to drop any courses or withdraw for Fall 2022

Winter 2023 Enrollment Dates

Spring 2023 Enrollment Dates

  • October 18 - Enrollment Appointments viewable on MySJSU
    October 25 - Advanced Registration begins for Spring 2023
  • December 28 - Enrollment Cap increased to 19 units for Graduating Seniors who filed by 10/3/22
  • January 4 - Retaking a course for the first time may enroll at 9:00 am
  • January 10 - Enrollment Cap increased to 19 units for Continuing Undergraduate Students in Good Standing
  • January 16 - Retaking a course 2 or more times need to complete repeat petition - Registering in class will start from the first day of class
  • January 22 - Advanced Registration ends

You may locate additional dates on the Registration Calendar page.



Meet Your COMM Advising Team

Dr. Jennifer Morrison

COMM Advising Director

Advising Topics: Disqualification, Reinstatement, Returning Students, COMM Major Probation, COMM Course Transfer and Equivalencies, COMM Major Substitutions, International COMM Majors, Change of Major to COMM, and declaring a COMM minor.

Professor Mary Anne Sunseri

Undergraduate Advisor

Advising Topics: COMM Major, COMM Minor, Change of Major to COMM, and declaring a COMM Minor.

Professor ren (Karen) williams

Undergraduate Advisor

Advising Topics: COMM Major, COMM Minor, Change of Major to COMM, and declaring a COMM Minor.