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.

Advising Schedule

Standard Advising Hours*

Walk-In Advising
Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00am - 11:30am

No walk-in advising Wed. Feb. 14th. Join us instead at the SIA Club Meeting in SSB 107 at 10am.

Advising by Appointment**
Monday - Thursday: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

*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


**Please note that some students have difficulty with their time zone when using their google calendar. Appointments are only offered during the times listed below. If you notice that the times are incorrect, please check your time zone.

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

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!