Meet With Us

No Drop-In this Thursday, May 17, 2018

For urgent matters, we are available via e-mail.



Spring 2018: Drop-In Hours until Finals


Mondays and Thursdays: 

1:30 - 4pm



10am - 12pm, and 2 - 3pm


Wednesdays and Fridays: 

10am - 12pm, and 1:30 - 4pm


Express and Advising Appointments for Spring 2018

Advising appointments are available up to two weeks in advance, Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 4:00pm.



Appointment Type

Express Appointment at Oakes

Meet with an Oakes adviser to address the following forms and topics during an express appointment: Withdrawal or Leave; VA Forms; Petition to Extend Enrollment; Change of College; Education Abroad; Part-Time form; Requests for more than 19 units; Graduation Checks; Community College Classes; Transfer out; W grades


Advising Appointment at Oakes

Meet with an Oakes adviser to address the following topics during an advising appointment: Academic Difficulty; Academic Planning; Major Exploration and Qualification; Study Skill Building; Emergency Situation; Personal Issues Impacting Academics; Readmission; Requests to take a class for the third time


Science Mentoring at Sinsheimer Labs on Science Hill

Meet with Dr. Grant Hartzog, an MCD biology professor, and Adriana Lopez, a graduate student and our very own Science Community Mentor, to discuss majors in the sciences, research, science classes, and effective study skills for the sciences. Bring a friend or come one-on-one. Meetings take place at Sinsheimer Labs on Science Hill.


To make an appointment, please click on the red Book Now button below:


Make an Online Appointment


Cancelling a Scheduled Appointment

To cancel an appointment more than 24 hours prior to your scheduled appointment time, refer to your original confirmation e-mail for a link to cancel or change your appointment.  If you need to cancel your appointment less than 24 hours prior to your scheduled appointment please call (831) 459-2558 and speak with a receptionist during open business hours.



Contact Us

We are located on the first floor of the Oakes Academic Building (top right corner of map)


Contact Information

For urgent matters, please send us a message at:

Main Office: (831) 459-4531

Fax: (831) 459-5895


Mailing Address

The Office of Advising and Records

Oakes College

University of California, Santa Cruz

1156 High Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95064