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Advising

Welcome to Psychology Undergraduate Advising!

IMPORTANT:

For updated information regarding advising during this time of social distancing due to COVID-19, visit our COVID-19 updates page.

 

The Psychology Advisors are happy to help you with major/minor course planning, psychology honors program, research information and other Psychology-related questions (for career-related questions, please consider making an appointment with the Career Center)For in-person advising, please visit us during our normal advising hours. A majority of student advising is done on a walk-in basis. Appointments may be made for students with extenuating circumstances. For advising outages, please see our Psychology Undergraduate Events Calendar, below.

  • Advising Hours: 

  • Fall/Winter/Spring: Monday - Thursday: 9:00-11:00 am & 1:00-3:00 pm (Closed Fridays)
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  • Contact Information: 

  • 1533 Mandler Hall, Phone: 858-534-3001, Fax: 858-534-2324
  • Current Students: 

  • Please use the Virtual Advising Center to ask questions. An advisor will respond to you within 1-3 business days (advisors do not answer VAC messages on weekends, evenings, or University holidays).
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  • Sample academic plans can be found on each of our major pages; due to the flexible nature of our majors, we are unable to create individual plans for students. For academic planning, please bring your proposed plan to our walk-in hours for advisor review.
  • Prospective students:

  • Check out the New and Prospective Students section of our website for basic information and FAQ. 
    Have more questions? Please e-mail us at ug-advisor-psyc-g@ucsd.edu. Please note, the Psychology Department only advises through the VAC. We will not answer questions from current students via e-mail.
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  • Social Media:

  • Follow us on Facebook or Instagram for announcements, events, and information!
    Subscribe to our YouTube channel for videos from our department events and workshops!
King Triton advises majors at Psychology Senior Send-off 2018, photo by Yuchen Jasmine Wu
King Triton advises majors at Psychology Senior Send-off 2018, photo by Yuchen Jasmine Wu

 

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Psychology Events Calendar

For events, announcements, and office closures, see our calendar below.

Click on an event above for more details and to register.