Natural Sciences Advising Center (NSAC)

Location: Sequoia Hall, room 238

Hours: M-F 9am-12pm, 1pm-5pm

Three kinds of assistance are available at NSAC

  • Advising about major requirements for Biological Sciences pre-majors and transfer students in their first semester as Biological Sciences majors at CSUS*
  • Advising about the Biological Sciences minor
  • Advising about requirements for health professional schools (e.g. medical, dental, pharmacy, optometry) for any interested student

*Mandatory Academic Advising for Biological Sciences Majors and Pre-majors

Academic advising through NSAC is mandatory for all Biological Sciences pre-majors, as well as new transfer students admitted into the upper division major. This mandatory advising may be completed by appointment or drop in.

Spring 2018 Advising

NSAC will be open to students starting January 22nd. Advisors are available exclusively on a drop-in basis during the first week of classes.

Starting January 29th, students may meet with an Advisor by appointment at the following times:

  • Monday-Friday 9am-4:30pm

To schedule an appointment please click here.

Drop-ins for advising are accepted at any time, however students with appointments (if applicable) will be seen first.

To better accommodate increased end-of-the-semester traffic, advising will be available by drop-in only starting in week 12 (April 16th and beyond).

Spring 2018 Office closures:

January 15th – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 18th (Open 9am-12pm)
February 15th (Open 9am-12pm)
February 16th
March 5th-6th (Open 9am-12pm)
March 19th-23rd – Spring Break
March 30th – Cesar Chavez Day
April 25th
April 26th (Close at 4pm)
May 1st (Open 9am-12pm)
May 28th – Memorial Day 

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