Social Sciences Live Chat


Social Sciences Live Chat is an online live chat service available for students to ask general advising related questions. Academic Advisors/Peer Academic Advisors in the School of Social Sciences are available to answer general questions related to the following:

  • Policies and Procedures
  • Degree Requirements for Social Sciences Majors
  • Change of Major Requirements for Social Sciences Majors
  • Prerequisite Information/Prerequisite Clearance
  • Enrollment Issues
  • Excess Unit Request
  • Course Offering Information

Live Chat is intended for questions that can be answered quickly. Questions/advisement requiring more time should be emailed to NOTE: Live Chat is NOT intended to answer questions related to:

  • Career Counseling
  • Admissions Counseling
  • Transcript Evaluation
  • Graduation Checks
  • Creating a Study Plan
  • Academic Probation or Disqualification
  • Personal/Crisis/Mental Health Counseling

Live Chat is not available for Personal/Crisis/Mental Health Counseling. UC Irvine students in need of these services should contact the UCI Counseling Center directly:

Live Chat Schedule

MONDAY 9:00am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:30pm
TUESDAY 9:00am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:30pm
WEDNESDAY 10:00am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:30pm
THURSDAY 9:00am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:30pm
FRIDAY 9:00am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:30pm

**Please Note: Hours are subject to change weekly depending on need. Thank you for understanding.


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