Academic Advising


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Contact Information

Phone: 805-756 – 2601
Building 03, Room 100
Email: cobadvis@calpoly.edu

Fall Quarter 2019 Hours

Monday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Tuesdays 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Wednesday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Thursday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

DROP-IN ADVISING

Monday-Thursday
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Building 03, Room 100

Meet a professional Academic Advisor for 5 to 10 minutes during Drop-in Hours.

They can help you with the following:

  • Non-curriculum related questions or concerns
  • Questions about academic policies
  • Assistance accessing campus resources
  • Course/term withdrawal
  • Peer Tutoring information
  • Issues with course registration

Appointments

Peer Advising

Meet with a Peer Advisor for curriculum advising, senior graduation checks, graduation plans, study abroad and double concentration. Use the appropriate button below to schedule an individual appointment:

Click on the appropriate button to schedule an appointment with a Peer Advisor:

Professional Advising

Professional Academic Advisors are available to provide in-depth personal counseling for sensitive, critical, or academic concerns.

Click on Advising Areas and Appointments to schedule a meeting with an appropriate advisor:

CHELSEA KIDWELL
Academic Advisor

clkidwel@calpoly.edu
805-756-5304 | 03-100

Advising Areas & Appointments

  • Sensitive student concerns
  • Study Abroad initiatives
  • Exchange programs
  • International student support
  • Tutoring Services
  • Academic Probation and Disqualification
  • Referrals to campus and community support services and resources
  • Navigating  campus and college policies

To schedule an appointment with Chelsea, click here.

KATELYN O’BRIEN
Assistant Director of Student Services

kobrie13@calpoly.edu
805-756-5295 | 03-100

Advising Areas & Appointments

  • Sensitive student concerns
  • Peer Advising Program
  • Daily operations, and functions of Student Services
  • Orfalea’s Peer Mentoring Program
  • Enrollment management
  • Coordinate Orfalea OutREACH
  • Academic Probation and Disqualification
  • Referrals to campus and community support services and resources
  • Navigating campus and college policies

To schedule an appointment with Katelyn, click here.

YOVANI ALEXANDER
Academic Advisor

ylalexan@calpoly.edu
805-756-1753 | 03-100

Advising Areas & Appointments

  • Sensitive student concerns
  • OCOB Change of Major process
  • Support to 2nd-Year Students
  • Support and programming for Transfer Students
  • Concentration Declaration
  • OCOB Cal Poly Scholars
  • Academic Probation and Disqualification
  • Referrals to campus and community support services and resources
  • Navigating campus and college policies

To schedule an appointment with Yovani, click here.