Communication Studies

Welcome to Communication Studies

UPDATE: Our main department office in AS-309 will be open Mondays and Thursdays during the Fall 2021 semester.

Please see the flyer below for staff hours and feel free to email the department chair ( or the department assistant ( if you have any questions or concerns.

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Mental Health Resources

Emergency: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24/7 at (800) 273-8255 or you can message the Crisis Text Line by texting “HOME” to 741-741 and a crisis responder will assist you.
CSULB Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) : If you find yourself in need of assistance, you can still contact CAPS at (562) 985-4001

Basic Needs Resources

Beach Pantry

Cal Fresh

Student Emergency & Wellness

Department Chair

Dr. Jennifer Asenas


Email to schedule appointment


Fall 2021 Advising

MONDAYS:  7:30am-12:30pm

TUESDAYS:  12-5pm

WEDNESDAYS:  7:30am-12:30pm

THURSDAYS:  12-5pm


**No Walk-In or In-Person appointments; Advising will be conducted remotely**


Graduate Student Advising

Advisor Name Advisor Information Additional Information
Chris Duerringer

By appointment