Prospective Students

Want to be a Liberal Studies Major?

Send all unofficial transcripts by faxing it to (916) 278-6062 or email it our Lead Advisor, Kristen Anderegg, Kristen can evaluate your transcripts and respond back to you via email

Due to summer Orientation, our office will not have in person advising available until the beginning of August. If you would like in person advising, it is department policy that unofficial transcripts be sent at least 5 business days or as soon as possible before your in person appointment. If your unofficial transcripts are not sent to the department, your appointment will be cancelled

To schedule an appointment, email the program coordinator, Kim Liaz, at or call (916) 278-6342. Locate Liberal Studies office on the campus map (Lassen Hall 2008) and plan your trip ahead of time. Here are directions to Sacramento State. Parking is $4 for 2 hours or $7 for all day,

On the day of your appointment:

Arrive early to park on campus and locate Lassen Hall 2008

Be prepared to take notes

Bring your list of questions

Appointment times are anywhere from 30 minutes to one hour

How to schedule a Campus Tour:

Contact the Campus Tour Office at 916-278-4592 or email

If You Want to Apply for Admission for Spring 2019:

Follow directions from Admissions

All incoming students are expected to attend one all-day Orientation in June (transfer students) and a 2-day Orientation in July (first year students). All of your advising needs and questions will be answered there