Warren College Academic Advising

At Warren College Academic Advising we can assist you with:

  • Educational planning and goal setting
  • Understanding the University and general-education requirements
  • 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.

Week 9: Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

Academic Advising will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 26-27.  The Virtual Advising Center will be closed Wednesday-Sunday, November 25-29.

Advising and the VAC will reopen at 8:00am on Monday, November 30.

Winter Break: Special Advising Hours and Closures

Monday-Friday, December 14-18:  Academic Advising will be open during regular office hours with walk-in advising on Monday and Wednesday from 1:00-3:00pm.

Friday, December 18:  Advising will be closed starting at 12:00pm and will reopen at 3:00pm.

Monday-Wednesday, December 21-23:  Academic Advising will be open during regular office hours with walk-in advising on Monday and Wednesday from 1:00-3:00pm. The Virtual Advising Center will close on Wednesday morning and reopen at the start of Winter Quarter. 

Wednesday, December 24 to Sunday, January 3:  UCSD Winter Closure. Most departments will be closed during this time. Critical and emergency services are still available.

Advising Services:

Location & Office Hours


Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Building, Room 1137, EBU3B

Office Hours (Different Than Walk-In Advising Hours)

Monday, Wednesday - Friday 8:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00 - 4:30pm

Tuesday 1:00 - 4:30pm

During business hours, our front desk is available to help you with:

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

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

Walk-In Advising

Walk-In Hours (Week 3 - Finals)

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 - 11:00am and 1:00 - 3:00pm

Tuesday 1:00 - 3:00pm and Thursday 9:00 - 11:00am

Meet with an academic counselor for general questions or concerns on a first-come, first-served basis.  Sign in using the computer in the front lobby. 

In these 15 minute sessions we can help you with:

  • Class scheduling and planning
  • General-education overview
  • Degree audit 
  • 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

Refer to you major/minor department for major/minor specific questions.

Walk-In Advising Counselors

Call if not up-to-date.
Schedule subject to change.


Call (858) 534-4350 to make an appointment at least one week in advance.

There are no appointments during Weeks 0 - 2 or during Summer.

Schedule a 30-minute appointment 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 

Virtual Advising Center (VAC)

Students can submit questions online through the Virtual Advising Center to either Warren Academic Advising or an Academic Department

Questions directed to Warren Academic Advising are answered within 48 business hours and students are notified via UCSD email


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