Drop-In Advising

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Due to the high volume of students requesting assistance, drop-in advising sign-ins may close early when we have reached capacity.

What is Drop-in Advising?

Drop-in advising is a quick way to speak with an ATLAS advisor. Advising occurs via phone or in person – check the drop-in schedule for details. Zoom is available upon request. Sign into the queue during drop-in hours to get started – view instructions below.

Drop-in Advising is intended for the following:

*Continuing and transfer students majoring in CLA, see your primary advisor for assistance.

Can’t access ATLAS Drop-in Advising? Give us a call during posted Drop-in hours: (562) 985-7804.

Drop-in Advising Instructions

Virtual Drop-in Advising Instructions

During posted Drop-in Advising Hours:

  1. Log into your Single Sign-On & click on the Beach Connect App
  2. Click on the Get Assistance button
  3. Click on View Drop-In Times link
  4. Select the following options when prompted:
    • Type: Academic Advising
    • Service: Quick Question
    • Location: College of Liberal Arts Advising Center - ATLAS
  5. Click Drop-in Online to join the queue
  6. An advisor will call you via your preferred phone number on MyCSULB.
    Make sure your preferred phone number is up-to-date!

View the video guide for instructions on checking into Drop-In Advising via Beach Connect.

In-Person Drop-in Advising Instructions

During posted Drop-in Advising Hours:

  1. Visit our office in LA1-LO0102 (the building in front of the Library)
  2. Check in at the front desk with your name and student ID number
  3. Come prepared with your questions and/or a list of classes you’d like to take

Note: If you are ill, please select a virtual advising option instead

Drop-In Advising Hours

Attend Drop-In Advising during the listed hours:

  • Monday, 4/15: 9 - 11am, 2 - 4pm (Virtual & In-Person)
  • Tuesday, 4/16: 10 - 11:30am, 2 - 4pm (Virtual & In-Person)
  • Wednesday, 4/17: 9 - 11am, 2 - 4pm (Virtual & In-Person)
  • Thursday, 4/18: 9:30 - 11:30am, 2 - 4pm (In-Person)
  • Friday, 4/19: 9 - 11am, 1:30 - 3:30pm (Virtual & In-Person)

Due to the high volume of students requesting assistance, drop-in advising sign-ins may close early if we reach capacity.

Looking to change your major into CLA?

Advisors are ready to assist you!
Complete a Major Change Request form by clicking on the button below

OR call (562) 985-7804 during our phone hours for assistance.

Advising Resources