Academic Advising

Winter 2019, Walk-In & Appointment Advising (2.18 to 2.22) 

Monday: Closed -- Holiday

Tuesday: 9:30am-3:00pm

Wednesday: 9:30am-3:00pm

Thursday: 9:30am-3:00pm

*Friday: 9:30am-12:00am - by appointment 

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Peer Advising - Merrill 8 

Peer advisors can answer any questions about major and minor requirements, 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 will resume in Winter 2019. Peer advising is available as follows:

Mon: 10am-3:30pm (Closed on 2.18)

Tues: 2pm-5pm

Wed: 10am-1pm (peer advising) & 1-2pm (pre law advising only)

Thursday: 9:30am-11:00am

Friday: 10am-2pm


Your can also reach our peer advising team with inquiries directly at 831-459-2836 or via email at

~ Cecilia and Yajaira


Winter 2019 Declaration of Major Workshops

February 6 & 7 (4:00p) -- Location, Merrill 134

*Please sign up in bulletin board near Merrill 23



Senior Check

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.  


Transfer Students, Transfer Credits, & AP

UC Santa Cruz General Catalog - Legal Studies

Undergraduate Advising Center

UCSC Campus Handbook, "The Navigator"

UCSC General Catalog

STARS (Services for Transfer and Re-Entry Students)

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.