Advising

Types of Advising

Major Advising

  • Advising for subsequent semester course selection.
  • Will remove College of Science Major Advising hold for students with an assigned CoSAC Major Advisor.
  • CoSAC Major Advisors do NOT advise students who are NOT declared in Biology, Chemistry, and Computer Science. Students interested in one of these majors MUST register and attend a Change of Major Workshop.
  • All major advising in CoSAC is handled through our appointment system. Drop-in advising is NOT available for CoSAC Major Advising.

Probation Advising

  • Probation advising for students on College of Science academic probation or progress probation.
  • Will NOT remove College of Science Major Advising hold.
  • All probation advising in CoSAC is handled through our appointment system. Drop-in advising is NOT available for CoSAC Probation Advising.

General Education (GE) Advising

  • GE Advising for all declared College of Science students only.
  • Advising for GE requirements only.
  • Will NOT remove College of Science Major Advising hold.
  • All GE advising in CoSAC is handled through our appointment system. Drop-in advising is NOT available for CoSAC GE Advising.

Change of Major Advising

  • Advising for students interested in switching to Biology, Chemistry, or Computer Science.
  • Must have attended a Change of Major Workshop.
  • Will NOT remove College of Science Major Advising hold.
  • All change of major advising in CoSAC is handled through our appointment system. Drop-in advising is NOT available for CoSAC Change of Major Advising.

 

Other Types of Advising

  • COM Application Follow Up
    • Students must have submitted a Change of Major Application the prior semester.
    • Must have received an email from CoSAC to make a COM Application Follow Up appointment.Students must choose the COM Application Follow Up option when making an appointment.
    • COM Application Follow Up appointment will be cancelled if the student has not received an email to do so from CoSAC.
  • Frosh Orientation Advising
    • Advising for incoming Frosh students
    • Must have completed mandatory scheduled Frosh Orientation
    • Available only during Summer 2020 with your assigned CoSAC Department Advisor
  • Transfer Orientation Advising
    • Advising for incoming Transfer students
    • Must have completed mandatory scheduled Transfer Orientation
    • Available only during Summer 2020 with your assigned CoSAC Department Advisor

 

 

Former Student Advising

  • Advising for former students who wish to return to the College of Science and/or SJSU.
  • Advising for former students who have been disqualified from the College of Science and/or SJSU more than one semester ago.
  • Former students who have not attended SJSU for more than one semester.

 

AARS College of Science Liaison Advising

  • Advising for Undeclared students interested in switching to a College of Science major.
  • Will NOT remove College of Science Major Advising hold.

 

Career College of Science Liaison Advising

  • Advising for all declared College of Science students only.
  • Will NOT remove College of Science Major Advising hold.

 

CoS California Promise Advising

  • California Promise Advising for declared students College of Science students only.
  • Will NOT remove College of Science Major Advising Hold.