Peer Advising

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Advising Appointment Update

In alignment with the campus directives regarding precautions surrounding COVID-19, the Undergraduate Education and Advising Office is now physically closed. Our Advisors remain available and will be offering academic advising appointments to students through Zoom online. Once you have scheduled your appointment in the online appointment system, your advisor will reach out to you via email with instructions on how to connect with them using Zoom.

As a supplement to the professional academic counselors, the College of Letters and Science maintains highly qualified peer advisors. Peer advisors are current UC Davis students, who serve as a valuable resource to those searching for a fellow student's perspective. Peer Advisors have extensive experience and training in navigating college requirements and resources.

Peer advisors can provide advice on the following topics:

How to Become a Peer Advisor in the College of Letters and Science

Recruitment for the peer advisor position begins during winter quarter of each academic year and applications can be found on Handshake. Students who are selected will receive training during spring quarter. New peer advisors will have the option of beginning their work over the summer or during the following Fall term.