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Advising and Resources Center


COVID-19 Update: Due to current restrictions, all appointments and walk-ins will be Zoom or phone-based.You can contact us by reaching out to our general ARC email address:


  • Updating a previously created academic plan
  • Clearing Mandatory Advising 1 and 2 holds
  • Returning/Readmitted students

  • Major/Minor changes within CSM (Except for Psychology/Pre-Psychology)
  • Graduation check
  • Class registration questions
  • Petition questions
  • Change of Grading Basis questions
  • Review of pre-professional requirements (no academic planning)
  • Quick questions

Admissions questions must be directed to our Admissions Liaison Lynn Jaschke ( We will not be able to see any new Spring 2022 freshman or transfer student before their Dog Day for an appointment.

If you wish to change your major to Psychology/Pre-Psychology, add a double major in Psychology/Pre-Psychology, or add a minor in Psychology, you must email Sheri Osborn (

Do not email Psychology Advising or use BulldogConnect.

If you are already a declared Psychology/Pre-Psychology major or Psychology minor student and have questions about the following topics, you will need to contact the Psychology Advising office ( for an appointment.

  • Junior/Senior Psychology major/minor requesting any assistance except for CA Promise planning information. CA Promise students see ARC for planning.
  • Transfer Holds, Mandatory Advising 1 Warnings, or Mandatory Advising 2 Holds


“Walk-In” Advising will be held via Zoom for the entire Fall 2021 semester. Our walk-ins are typically held every Wednesday and are meant for quick questions only.

Fall 2021 Zoom "Walk-In" Days and Times:

  • Wednesday, October 13th from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm
  • Wednesday, October 20th from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm

Special Registration "Stampede" Zoom Walk-Ins:

Wednesday, October 27th - Friday, November 5th from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm

  • Wednesday, November 10th from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm
  • Wednesday, November 17th from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm
  • Wednesday, November 24th from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm
  • Wednesday, December 1st from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm
  • Wednesday, December 8th from 9-11am and 1:30-4pm

To meet with an advisor during our "Walk-In" hours please follow the steps below:

Beginning at 8am each "walk-in" day, submit a response using this Google Form with the following information:

  • Full name and ID number
  • Current major
  • Reason for meeting with an advisor
  • Callback number in case of any issues
  • Preferred availability for Zoom session and/or preferred Advisor

Note: Submissions received via email or before 8:00 am on walk-in days will not be included. Only those received after 8:00 am will be added to our walk-in list for the day. You will be provided with the Zoom link after completing your submission. Be aware you can also call into a zoom session if video does not work for you.

No first-time academic planning, Mandatory Advising Holds, Transfer Holds, or Probation holds will be handled during our “Walk-In” days. "Walk-Ins" are a first-come, first-served basis.