The mission of the School of Social Sciences Undergraduate Student Affairs is to provide quality, student-centered educational support and to offer services that meet the administrative, academic goals of students, the School and the University. Our office can assist you with academic advising, course planning, change of major requests, financial aid appeals, course substitutions/petitions, and information concerning honors and graduation. Appointments with full-time academic advisors are scheduled for majors in the School of Social Sciences only. All others are able to speak with a Peer Academic Advisor on a walk-in basis.

PLEASE NOTE: Your UCI ID Card is REQUIRED. All students must present their UCI Student ID card in order to receive office services including, but not limited to, quick questions, walk-in advising, appointment check-in, signatures, etc. 


1201 Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway (building #214 on the UCI campus map)

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-5100

Phone: (949) 824-6803
Fax: (949) 824-2492


Monday - Friday

8:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 4:00pm (CLOSED from 12:00PM - 1:00PM DAILY)


Due to our office providing academic advising for incoming freshmen and transfer students, we have limited Summer hours. Thank you in advance for your understanding.

To schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor, please call (949) 824-6803. Appointments are approximately 30 minutes. Morning appointments are from 9:00AM-11:00AM and afternoon appointments are from 1:30PM-3:00PM. Appointments begin on Week 2 of each quarter. You are able to call to schedule an appointment beginning Thursday of the week prior. We do not make same day appointments.

To see a Peer Academic Advisor, you may come in during office hours for walk-in advising from 8:00am-11:30am and 1:00pm-3:30pm Monday through Friday.

Please make sure you bring your UCI Student ID card, when you visit our office. If you lost it, you can get a replacement card at the Hill (UCI Bookstore).



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