Academic Advising

Walk-In Advising

The Undergraduate Advising office is located in Merrill-27. An adviser is happy to meet with you during open office hours. If you cannot attend office hours, email or call 831-459-2056.

Drop In & Appointment Advising: Spring 2018

Monday: 10:00am-1:00pm

Tuesday: 10:00am-1:00pm

Wednesday: 10:00am-1:00pm

Thursday: 1:00pm-4:00pm (by appointment only)**

**To make an appointment click here:

Friday: No Advising Available

If you are a student with junior standing be sure to pick up and complete the Senior Check form at the end of your junior year. Forms are located outside Merrill-27.


Peer Advising in Merril-8

Our peer advisor is happy to meet with you to answer any questions you may have over majors and minor requirements. Our advisor can assist with academic planning, help prepare declaration of major/minor paperwork and provide guidance on 3+3 and UCDC program requirements. Peer advising hours are on a drop in basis, so pay us a visit.

Peer Advising: Spring 2018

Monday: 12:00pm-2:00pm

Tuesday: 3:00pm-5:00pm

Wednesday: 12:30pm-3:30pm


Faculty Office Hours

Legal Studies faculty office hours are available on faculty web pages or outside of the Advising Office in Merrill-27.

General Academic Advice

Undergraduate Advising Center

Your College Academic Preceptor

UCSC Campus Handbook, "The Navigator"

UCSC General Catalog

STARS (Services for Transfer and Re-Entry Students)

Legal Studies - General program information

UC Santa Cruz General Catalog - Legal Studies

Legal Studies Undergraduate Program Pamphlet

Field Study / Internships

Legal Studies Program Bulletin Board, Merrill College Room 23

UCSC Career Center

FREE Writing Tutor Assistance

Learning Support Services offers free drop-in writing tutoring. Check the website for writing and other tutoring services and schedules.

Special Needs: Disability Resource Center

Legal Studies Program staff and faculty are responsive to disabled students' concerns and special needs. We work with the Disability Resource Center to ensure suitable arrangements. If you need their assistance, please contact the DRC directly at (831) 459-2089.