Undergraduate Advising Center Your Gateway to Graduation

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Undergraduate Advising Center!


The "Older GE" Pattern...

NOTE: GE changed as of Fall 2014

Students who began prior to Fall 2014 must use the modified GE list below:

Master list of GE courses and changes to GE program




The Advising Center is a university service staffed by professional counselors, interns, and peer advisors committed to providing guidance and information to help undergraduate students enjoy a successful college experience.

  • Location: Administration building 211
  • Current Student Advising: 415–338–2103
  • ORIENTATION Inquiries: 415-338-3060 email: orient@sfsu.edu


Quick Question Walk-In hours (for continuing SF State students only):

Due to Orientation, June 15th - July 21st we have limited availability.

June 1st - June 12th

    • 10am - 4pm Monday - Friday

June 15th - 30th

    • 9am - 11am Monday - Friday (excluding Wednesdays)
    • Wednesdays 10am - 4pm

    July 1st - 9am - 11am

    July 2nd - 10am - 4pm

    July 3rd - UNIVERSITY CLOSED (Observing Independence Day)

    July 6th - 21st

    • 8:30am to 9:30am Monday—Friday (excluding Wednesdays)
    • Wednesdays 10am - 4pm

Graduate Students

For advising please contact the Graduate Studies department.

Undergraduate Students

When making an appointment, please specify which type of appointment you would like to make:

  1. GE/Graduation review – General Education/Graduation requirements
  2. Undeclared – Choosing a major
  3. Special Major – Getting started, follow up, completion
  4. Probation – Probation, subject to disqualification, disqualification
  5. Re-admit – Returning to SF State


Prospective Undergraduate Students

If you have questions about applying for undergraduate admission, please contact:

Student Outreach Services at outreach@sfsu.edu for an appointment

Look for more application information online here


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