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.

Spring/summer 2021 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 (

Drop-in (10-minute) Zoom advising hours
We are offering 10-minute drop-in virtual GE and major advisement via Zoom for currently enrolled CSUF students; no appointments necessary. The schedule will be updated weekly.

Students will be admitted from a virtual waiting room in the order of their arrival. If the drop-in hours fill with waiting students, the advisor will notify the waiting room. Please have your CWID and questions ready! (The remaining drop-in advising schedule will be updated weekly.)

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Need Advising Help?

  • E-mail us at (CSUF e-mail preferred; include your CWID, full name, and details regarding your question)
  • Schedule a virtual advising appointment here; (appointments open two weeks in advance)
  • Quick, live 1:1 advising; no appointments needed: Stop by our 10-minute Zoom drop-in advising hours (see main page for details)

Advising Updates | March 2021

Virtual Advising Appointments

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

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

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Your advisor will contact you at the phone number provided (or will send you a Zoom link) and may also contact you with information; check your e-mail prior to 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 2021 Registration

Please refer to the Spring 2021 Registration Guide PDF File for important deadlines and details.

Summer 2021 Registration

For continuing students: Summer 2021 class registration begins on Mon., March 22. Please refer to the Summer Session 2021 website for important deadlines and details.

Fall 2021 Registration

For continuing students: Fall 2021 class registration begins on Mon., April 12. Students should be assigned fall registration dates in late March; you will be notified by CSUF e-mail to check your Student Center for your fall registration date and time, once it has been assigned.

For incoming Fall 2021 newly admitted students: Fall 2021 class registration will begin during the summer (TBD). Please continue to check your CSUF e-mail for updated information.

Spring 2021 Withdrawal Procedures and Deadlines

Withdrawal ('W') procedures (February 9 - April 23): The "Request to Withdraw" process is now facilitated through an online withdraw request formOpens in new window (replacing the previous paper form). 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 Probation after Fall 2020

Please click here for important advising information for students who have been placed on academic probation after Fall 2020.