College of Communications
Student Sucess Center

The College of Communications Student Success Center is currently operating virtually to provide academic advisement services for undergraduate students. Please refer to CSUF's coronavirus (COVID-19) page for campus information and updates.

Quick Questions?
To help us assist you most efficiently, please do not send duplicate messages to multiple e-mail addresses.

E-mail with your CWID (campus-wide ID number), first and last name, and major. Please be as detailed as you can with your questions; an advisor will respond to you within 48 hours.

Fall 2021 and Spring/Summer 2022 graduation applicants should e-mail Tammy Rogers ( with graduation-related questions, grad date change requests, etc. (Please include your CWID.)

Freshmen and sophomores (0-59 units earned) should e-mail Axis Avalos (

Need Advising Help?

  • E-mail us at (CSUF e-mail preferred; include your CWID, full name, and details regarding your question)
  • Call us at (657) 278-4926 for general assistance or referrals
  • Schedule a 25-minute virtual advising appointment here; (appointments open two weeks in advance)
  • Quick, virtual 1:1 advising with a same-day appointment: Schedule a same-day, 15-minute Zoom advising appointment (see "Advising Updates" below for the sign-up link)

Advising Updates | November 2021

All advising services are currently facilitated virtually through e-mail and virtual (phone or Zoom) advising appointments.


The campus will be closed on Thurs., Nov. 25 and Fri., Nov. 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will return to the office on Mon., Nov. 29.

Same-day, 15-minute Virtual Advising Appointments

We are offering same-day, 15-minute virtual advising appointments for current CSUF students with brief advising questions.

These same-day sessions are limited to 15 minutes. To make the most out of this time, please be on time for your session, and be prepared at least 5-10 minutes prior to your appointment start time by having your CWID available, your current TDA pulled up, and your questions ready!

Students will be admitted from a virtual waiting room at their appointment start time. Your advisor will message the waiting room with any necessary updates.

Sign-ups for the same-day, 15-minute virtual advising appointments will open at 8:15 am each day (Mon.--Thurs.); click the button below. Virtual advising sessions will be conducted via Zoom. You will receive the Zoom meeting ID/link in the confirmation e-mail you will immediately receive after scheduling the same-day appointment.

Space is limited on a first-come, first-served basis. If there are no more appointments available on a given day, please check back the following day starting at 8:15 am.

NOTE: The campus will be closed Nov. 25-26; same-day drop-ins will resume on Mon., Nov. 29.

Same-day 15-minute virtual advising appointments (sign-ups begin daily at 8:15 am)Opens in new window

Pre-scheduled, 25-minute Virtual Advising Appointments

**Note: for immediate advising assistance, or if the 25-minute appointment options are not available or do not work with your schedule, please visit our same-day, 15-minute virtual appointment option above.

Click the "Book Appointment" button below to schedule a 25-minute advising appointment:

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Your advisor will either send you a Zoom link (or contact you at the phone number provided) and may also contact you with additional information; check your e-mail before your appointment for possible follow-up information. If you have a preference for phone or Zoom, let your advisor know in the optional "comments" section when booking your appointment. Appointment availability is scheduled up to two weeks in advance.

Spring 2022 | Class Registration and Important Dates

Please refer to the Spring 2022 Registration Guide (PDF)PDF File Opens in new window for important add/drop deadlines and details.

For continuing students: Spring 2022 class registration begins on Mon., November 1. Students will be assigned spring registration dates in early October; you will be notified by CSUF e-mail to view your spring registration date and time, once it has been assigned.

To view your enrollment appointment: Student Homepage (formerly Student Center) > Manage Classes > Enrollment Appointments (click here for a screenshot tutorial).

Winter 2022 | Class Registration and Important Dates

Please refer to the the Winter 2022 Registration Guide (PDF)PDF File Opens in new window for important add/drop deadlines and details.

For continuing students: Winter 2022 class registration begins on Mon., October 11. Please see the winter session website for additional details.

Fall 2021 | Class Registration and Important Dates

Please refer to the Fall 2021 Registration Guide (PDF)PDF File Opens in new window for important add/drop deadlines and details.

Fall 2021 Withdrawal ('W') procedures (Sept. 8 - Nov. 12): The "Request to Withdraw" process is now facilitated through the online withdraw request formOpens in new window . Review the instructions on how to complete the online withdraw formOpens in new window form prior to submitting it.

Students are encouraged to speak with an advisor prior to submitting a withdraw request, should they have questions about withdraw unit limits, minimum passing grades for specific courses, potential graduation impact, etc.

Additionally, financial aid recipients should be aware that withdrawing from courses could impact financial aid eligibilityOpens in new window , including Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)Opens in new window . Students with questions about this should consult the Office of Financial Aid prior to withdrawing.

Students Placed On Academic Notice (formerly "Academic Probation") after Spring/Summer 2021

Please click here for important advising information for students who have been placed on academic notice (probation) after Spring or Summer 2021.