Welcome to L&S Undergraduate Advising!

Greetings, Berkeley students. The Office of Undergraduate Advising, with a staff of highly skilled and experienced College Advisers, is here to help you make the best choices for your academic career and get the most out of your time at Berkeley.

Earning Your Degree provides practical advice about your academic program and describes the regulations which govern studying in our College. It describes what it takes to graduate and how to plan your studies to make the most of your experience at Berkeley. It discusses the standards that the faculty has developed to ensure fairness and consistency in the quality of academic life. It also explains your role and responsibilities as a student in our College.

Features in addition to individual advising:

Advising News

  • Newly Admitted?

    New incoming students must attend Orientation first before meeting a College Adviser. Register for Cal Student Orientation (CalSO) online at http://calso.berkeley.edu. CalSO is your opportunity to meet with your L&S College Adviser or undergraduate major adviser who will answer your questions and assist you with schedule planning for Fall semester. All newly admitted students are expected to participate in CalSO.

  • Got a Block/Hold?

    Blocks prevent you from enrolling in classes until you have taken action to resolve it. Visit L&S Blocks and take action early.

  • Deadline Dates

    May 6, 2016: Deadline to withdraw. Review our Deadlines video.
    Mark these dates as part of your student responsibility to know deadlines.

  • Featured L&S Video

    Role of College Advisers and Major Advisers