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Warren College Academic Advising

Warren College Academic Advising assists students with educational planning and goal setting, understanding the University and general-education requirements, and navigating academic policies and procedures. We work collaboratively with academic departments and other campus resources to support your success at the University of California, San Diego.


Warren Study Abroad Scholarships

The Warren College Study Abroad Scholarship Application is now open to Warren College students who are participating in a study abroad program during Summer or Fall 2015.

VIew the Study Abroad Scholarship Application [pdf] for further details.

Deadline to Apply:  Friday, April 3, 2015

Return completed applications to the Warren College Academic Advising Office.

Advising Services

Warren College advising services are available to students at the Warren College Administration Office, located on the first floor of the Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Building, Room 1137. Advising services include:

Business Hours

During business hours our advising reception is available to help students with:

  • Understanding general policies and procedures
  • Submitting academic forms
  • Scheduling appointments

Telephone advising is not available due to the heavy demand for advising services and confidentiality restrictions.

Business Hours are Monday-Friday 8am-12pm & 1pm-4:30pm. The office is closed Tuesday mornings. 

Walk-In Advising

Walk-In Advising is offered for students with general questions or concerns. Students are seen by an academic counselor on a first-come, first-served basis after signing up on the Sign-In computer in the Warren main lobby. These sessions are a maximum of 15 minutes and students can receive help with:

  • Class scheduling and planning
  • General-education overview
  • Degree audit view
  • Understanding College and University policies
  • Academic form review and processing (i.e., Financial Aid forms, study abroad, etc.)
  • Petitions for exceptions to general-education requirements

Winter 2015

Regular Walk-In Advising (Week 3-Finals)

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9-11am and 1-3pm

Tuesday 1-3pm and Thursday 9-11am

Walk-In Advising Counselors

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Schedule subject to change.


Appointments are 30-minute advising sessions and can be scheduled one week in advance. 

Appointments are recommended for questions or concerns that may require more in-depth advising such as:

  • Changing or exploring majors
  • Changes to overall academic plan (i.e., withdrawal, readmission, etc.)
  • Concerns about academic performance

There are no appointments during Week 0-2. You may call to schedule a Week 3 appointment one week in advance.

To make an appointment, contact us during our business hours at (858) 534-4350. 

Virtual Advising

  • Students can submit questions online through the Virtual Advising Center
  • Questions are answered within 48 business hours and students are notified via UCSD email

Academic Advising Staff

  • Dean of Advising- Jacob Lacy
  • Assistant Dean of Advising- Lea Mizumoto
  • Academic Counselors- Marie Barranco, Elaine Blankenship, Shelley Druskin, Carrie Humberstone, Terri Miller, Norma Pacheco
  • Assistant Academic Counselor- Ruben Torres
  • Peer Counselors- Alandra Avila, Cameron Hines, Amanda Hong, Hue Tran

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