Advising Hours and Expectations

The Advising and Career Development Center office is located in McLane Hall Room 194. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00AM to 5:00PM. (Closed for Lunch and on reserved holidays.)

Please call CHHS ACDC at 559.278.5027  or email to inquire about advising availability and wait time.

Advising Expectations and Policy

Advising Expectations and Policy

All admitted undergraduate students are encouraged to visit with an Academic Counselor to develop their degree plans and discuss their path to academic success.

Academic Counselors can provide direction with:

  • Academic Planning
  • Course Selection
  • Major & Degree Requirements
  • Adding/Dropping Classes
  • Graduation Checking
  • Registration
  • Campus Resource Referral


Expectations of Students in Preparation for your Advising Appointment

  • Review your Important Information, Holds, and To Do List in your Advising and Career Development Center by logging into MyFresnoState.
  • Review your major degree planning sheet.
  • Review course options, schedules, and prerequisites.
  • Review your online DPR as it is a useful tool to see grades, GPA and coursework.
  • Bring your list of questions and bring any documents that you want to discuss.
  • Be on time for your appointment. If you cannot keep your appointment, call and cancel.

Policy Requirement Regarding Academic Holds

Any student with an "Advising or Transfer Hold” on your student portal is required to make an appointment to meet with their major academic advisor prior to registration appointment.

 *All students must have their Student ID prior to their advising appointment. Students without proper ID will not be able to meet with an Academic Counselor.