Connect with the right advisor.

If you are new to the program or need guidance along your academic journey, then our advisors are here to help. We have many advisors and advising resources to address the needs of our students. 

Please see if the advisor has a prerequisite in the table below before contacting them! 

Topic Contact Prerequisite

General Education

Student Success Center


Change of Major

Review Change of Major policies. Only contact advisor if you do not find your answer on this page!


Minor Advising


Undergraduate Major

Undergraduate Advising



Adrianne Widaman

Review the MS in Nutritional Science program page before contacting advisor.

Spartan Accelerated Graduate Education (SAGE) Scholars Program

Dr. Xi Feng (, 408-924-3105)

Complete a SAGE Program roadmap and advising form  before contacting advisor.

Use our tools to help you plan your path to graduation

Map your entire academic path to graduation with MyGPS.

My Graduation Pathway to Success (MyGPS) is a suite of technological tools that helps you plan, schedule, and track your progress to graduation. For more information, visit the MyGPS section of the Student Resources webpage

Plan your semesters using our template.

  1. Download the Projected Sequence of Courses Template. [pdf]
  2. Use the Prerequisites for Undergraduate Courses [pdf] and the list of Courses Offered on a Rotation Basis [pdf] to assist you in properly completing the Projected Sequence of Courses Template [pdf].
  3. For students in the Applied Nutrition and Food Sciences Concentration, tailor your courses to your interest by using one of the Suggested Curriculum Bundles [pdf]. The curriculum bundles are suggestions only.