Advising

The academic advising staff is available to provide advice and answers to questions about the undergraduate program in sociology. Additional information, including specialization requirements (degree checks) can be found under Major/Minor information

Please use the Ask Daisy advice column or the Virtual Advising Center (VAC) for the quickest response.

Current UCSD Students

Please submit all quick advising questions via Ask Daisy or the Virtual Advising Center. Our advisor will respond to you within one to three business days. Your questions will be answered via the VAC only, not through email.

Current students are free to come in for walk-in advising or make an appointment on the google calander under the Advising Schedule.

Freshman and Newly Admitted Transfer Students

Prospective Students

Advising Schedule

Standard Advising Hours*

Walk-In Advising
Tuesday - Friday: 9:30am - 11:45am

Friday August 18th: 9:30a-10:30a

Advising by Appointment**
Monday - Thursday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm

*Hours are subject to change. To verify there is an advisor in the office, please call: (858) 534-4627.
**Sign up for your appointment using the Sociology Advising Google Appointment Calendar. Appointments will be confirmed via email. If you are having difficulty making an appointment through the Google Calendar, please contact us at 858-534-4627.

Ask Daisy the Dolphin

Ask Daisy is UCSD Sociology's newly launched advice column. Daisy the Dolphin can answer any questions or concerns you may have about the program, such as the classes you need to complete, etc. Most importantly, as a fellow peer, she's here to give you advice on anything you may need, such as which classes to take based on your interests, what to do if you're struggling in a course, or how approach certain situations.

Just fill out and submit the question form here and she's dolphinitely got your back!