The Undergraduate Advising Center (UAC) serves first-year freshmen, undeclared students (current and returning), and students who are exploring majors or pursuing a Special Major. All other students should contact the college resource center associated with their major for general advising (see list below) and/or their faculty advisor for major advising (refer to your department website for contact information).
Major : A - Z
|American Indian Studies||ESAC|
|Apparel Design & Merchandising: Design||LCA|
|Apparel Design & Merchandising: Merchandising||LCA|
|Art History & Studio Art||LCA|
|Art: Studio Art||LCA|
|Asian American Studies||ESAC|
|Broadcasting & Electronics Communications Art (BECA)||LCA|
|Business Administration B.S.||LFCoB|
|Cell and Molecular Biology||CoSE|
|Child & Adolescent Development: Early Childhood||SRC|
|Child & Adolescent Development: School Age Child and Family||SRC|
|Child & Adolescent Development: Youth Work & Out of School Time||SRC|
|Chinese Literature & Linguistic||LCA|
|Comparative & World Literature||LCA|
|Criminal Justice Studies||SRC|
|Earth Sciences B.A. or B.S.||CoSE|
|English: All Concentrations||LCA|
|Environmental Studies B.A.||SRC|
|Environmental Studies B.S.||CoSE|
|Family & Consumer Sciences||SRC|
|Flagship Chinese Language||LCA|
|Hospitality & Tourism Management||LMCoB|
|Industrial Design: Product Design & Development||LCA|
|Jewish Studies, Modern||LCA|
|Journalism: Print & On-line Journalism||LCA|
|Kinesiology: Exercise & Movement Sciences||SRC|
|Kinesiology: Integrated Teacher Education Program||SRC|
|Labor and Employment Studies||LFCoB|
|Marine Biology and Limnology||CoSE|
|Mathematics B.A.: Advanced Study||CoSE|
|Mathematics B.A.: Liberal Arts||CoSE|
|Mathematics B.A.: Teaching||CoSE|
|Nursing: Pre licensure||SRC|
|Nursing: RN to BSN||SRC|
|Nutrition & Dietetics||SRC|
|Nutrition & Dietetics: Food and Community Nutrition||SRC|
|Philosophy & Law||LCA|
|Philosophy & Religion||LCA|
|Physics B.A.: Astronomy||CoSE|
|Physics B.S.: Astrophysics||CoSE|
|Physics B.S.: Physics for Teaching||CoSE|
|Professional Writing and Rhetoric||LCA|
|Race & Resistance Studies||ESAC|
|Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration||SRC|
|Urban Studies & Planning||LCA|
|Visual Communication Design||LCA|
|Women and Gender Studies||LCA|
The Ethnic Studies Advising Center (ESAC) is to serve all Ethnic Studies majors/minors and all students taking courses within the College with their academic, professional and personal goals, from the time of admission to the time of graduation. ETHS Advising works in collaboration with faculty and staff to promote self-advocacy and ensure student success. We advise students in a holistic manner and in a variety of formats including: virtual, in-person, and over the phone.
The College of Ethnic Studies was established in Fall 1969 through the efforts of dedicated students, faculty, and community members. The four departments and one program - Asian American Studies, Africana Studies, Latina/Latino Studies, American Indian Studies and Race and Resistance Studies - offer over 175 courses each semester to meet the needs of 6000 students. Our curriculum assists students complete their general education; pursue a personal interest in ethnic studies; teach subjects in elementary, secondary, community and college level institutions; or critically inform their professional and vocational skills in areas such as business, social welfare, law, and medicine.
The Lam Family College of Business Student Success Center (LFCoBSSC) is dedicated to providing academic support and helps students achieve success in their academic and life goals. Our slogan is “We take care of business.”
The Lam Family College of Business at San Francisco State is a leading institution of business education in the San Francisco Bay Area, with an emphasis on preparing students to succeed in an economy that is global in nature.
The College of Health & Social Sciences Student Resource Center (SRC) is designed to help students in the development of an educational plan that is compatible with their academic and life goals. The SRC works in collaboration with other university resources including major departments and major advisors to provide additional support for the students within the College of Health & Social Sciences (CHSS).
At the College of Health and Social Sciences, students develop their ability to make a significant, meaningful impact on their communities and society. Through classroom learning and practical experience, they receive professional preparation in a variety of fields promoting health, well-being and quality of life.
The Advising Resource Center (ARC), in SF State’s College of Liberal & Creative Arts, provides multiple support services to students. At the ARC, you can get information about general education and other requirements for your degree and about learning resources offered within the college.
The College of Liberal & Creative Arts programs span the creative arts, humanities, and social sciences, as well as the interstices between disciplines. As scholars and artists, advocates and practitioners, our faculty work at the intersection of education and community; they engage diverse bodies of knowledge, connecting learning and application to the broader society.
The mission of the CoSE Student Success Center (CSSC) is to provide holistic academic advising services that meet students’ academic, professional, and personal goals to achieve success. We partner with CoSE students, faculty, and staff to extend beyond the classroom and support students as they transform into professional contributing members of their communities and the field of science.
The College of Science & Engineering offers students supportive academic experiences of thinking, learning and doing by providing them with engaging instructional programs, research-enriched experiences and inspiration to participate in and lead the workforce of the future.
The Education Advising Community Hub (TEACH) supports students with the necessary resources to navigate through pathways that lead towards entering the field of education. TEACH aims to be a community for students to request information about teaching credential programs and graduate programs in education. Through academic advising, we support students in developing an academic plan that aligns with their interests in education. In addition, we also hold workshops and events to inform, empower, and inspire the next generation of students in pursuing meaningful careers in education.
The Graduate College of Education prepares reflective, transformative educators, clinicians, leaders and scholars who advance the professions within education. Our graduates deliver education programs across the life span, demonstrating excellence in the art and science of teaching and learning, research on critical issues in education and communicative disorders, integration of new technologies and commitment to equity and social justice.