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
  • E-Mail: advising@sfsu.edu


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

May 1st-15th - Extended Walk-in Hours

    • 9am to 4pm Monday - Friday (subject to early cut-off time due to high traffic)

    May 18th-29th - Normal Walk-in Hours

    • 10am to 4pm Monday—Friday


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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