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Undergraduate Advising

Staff Advisors

Pamela Kisting
Phone: (530) 752-2873
Advising Hours: Drop-ins Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-3:30 p.m. or by appointment
Location: 1284 SS&H; Please check in for your appointment at 1282 SS&H

Schedule Appointment with Pam

Kelli Sholer
Phone: (530) 752-4564
Advising Hours: Drop ins Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-4 pm and Fridays 9-12; or by appointment
Location: 1285 SS&H; Please check in for your appointment at 1282 SS&H

with Kelli


Peer Advisors

Gabby Trujillo
Open Advising Hours: Monday and Wednesday 9-11 a.m., 2-4 p.m.
Location: 1283 SS&H; Please check in at 1282 SS&H

Andrea Lanter
Open Advising Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m.-noon, 1-3 p.m.
Location: 1283 SS&H; Please check in at 1282 SS&H

Elissa Niccum
Open Advising Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 2-4 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.-noon, 1-2 p.m.
Location: 1283 SS&H; Please check in at 1282 SS&H

*Please note: Peer Advisors cannot sign forms. You must see a staff advisor for any form or document requiring a signature.

Drop-in Appointments should be used for...
Scheduled appointments with staff advisors should be reserved for...
...major checks. You may also request a major check online.
...signed academic plans (e.g., athletic plans, financial aid plans, plans requested by the Dean's Office).
...quarter-by-quarter plans (not signed).
...multiple major and/or minor petitions.
...general inquiries about a major or minor in Sociology.
...declaring Sociology as your major.

Questions about General Education, Planned Educational Leave Program (PELP), or Permission to Drop (PTD)? Please visit L&S Advising.


1283 Social Sciences & 
University of California, 
One Shields Avenue 
Davis, CA 95616

(530) 752-0782 phone
(530) 752-0783 fax

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