HSS Academic Advising


HSS General Advising Walk-Ins:

  • Available to students majoring in an HSS program 
  • Seeking guidance on General Education requirements 
  • Reviewing overall units and GPA requirements
  • Major advising will not be provided during these walk-in sessions

Summer Walk-In Advising Hours Coming Soon

Reasons to meet with your Major advisor Opens in new window :

  • Questions about your major requirements (e.g. which courses should you take)

  • A course you completed is not showing up in the correct area in your major

  • Your major GPA is below a 2.0

  • Which upper division baccalaureate writing course do you need?

  •  Major and minor exploration

  • Graduation Program information

  • Career related information 

Reasons to meet with a Retention Specialist Advisor:

  • Your CSUF grade point average (GPA) is less than 2.00

  • Your Cumulative grade point average (GPA)  is less than 2.00

  • You are on Academic Notice 

  • Your academic performance is marginal grade point average (GPA) is between 2. 60 and a 2.00

  • You are on Continued Notice

  • You are need assistance withdrawing from a course

  • You are filing for retroactive withdrawal

  • You are filing for a medical withdrawal

  • You need to stop attending courses partially through the semester

  • You are taking a stop out semester while on Academic Notice

  • You are seriously struggling with academics


For questions or further assistance please contact the Student Success Center.