"Good advising may be the single most underestimated characteristic of a successful college experience." – R.J.Light

Welcome to Academic Advising

Academic Advisors are here to help you navigate requirements, policies, and opportunities, and to help you explore and achieve your academic goals. Each student is an important member of the Chico State community - we want your experience here to be a successful one, and we look forward to speaking with you. We invite you to explore this site to learn more about who we are and the services we can offer you.

Academic Advising Programs Values Diversity

Faculty and staff are invited to utilize Academic Advising Programs as a resource for information and collaboration in support of student success.

Mission Statement

Academic Advising Programs Annual Reports

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Advising Office Information

Office & Phone Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 am  - 5:00 pm

See the Academic Calendar for University closures.

Drop-In Advising Hours

Monday - Friday 8:30 am  - 3:30 pm

Student Services Center Room 220

GE Planning Sheet

The GE Planning Sheet (pdf) is a convenient guide to the structure of the Pathway Program and all GE courses. For additional GE course information, you can view our Course Title by Pathways document.

Online Course Readiness Evaluation

Success in an online course depends on a student's ability to use technology, study independently, manage time, and put forth as much effort as in a face-to-face course. This self assessment tool helps determine your readiness to be successful in your course.

CSU Fully Online Courses

Chico State students now have access to more online courses through other CSU campuses with CourseMatch.

Title IX - Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence