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Advising Assistance

Undergraduate Advising

Dr. Audrey Beck 
Assistant Professor & Undergraduate Advisor 
Office: NH-214 
Phone: (619) 594-1321 
Email: [email protected]

Advising Hours for Spring 2019 - W 11-12, Th 1:30-3:30 and by appointment.

To make an appointment outside these hours please visit
 Dr. Beck’s scheduling page.


Important Topics

If you want to change your major, declare a major/pre-major, add a major, or add a minor, please follow the directions and print out the form on the Office of the Registrar page.

The signatures you need will depend on the changes or additions you want to make, but you will need to make an appointment or come to open office hours for Dr. Beck’s signature on any sociology-related changes.
Make an appointment or come to open office hours for Dr. Beck’s signature. If you need to change ONLY your sociology course listing, you can send Dr. Beck your form for an electronic signature at [email protected]
Requests for readjusting your academic requirements can be determined on a case-by-case basis after speaking with Dr. Beck during an advising appointment. If approved, you will help fill out the appropriate form during your appointment. 
The Academic Advising Center (Student Services West-1551) is the best place to call or go for a walk-in appointment for your more general advising questions. Their phone number is (619) 594-6668. Please visit https://advising.sdsu.edu to view their phone hours and walk-in advising office hours.
 

Please visit the Course Forgiveness page.

For additional advising on repeating specific sociology courses, please contact Dr. Beck.

 

Please visit Graduation FAQs page for the latest information on applying to graduate, university commencement ceremonies, diplomas, and other related information. The Academic Advising Center would be happy to advise you to ensure that you are on-track to graduate. Their phone number is (619) 594-6668. Please visit https://advising.sdsu.edu to view their phone hours and walk-in advising office hours. Additionally, Dr. Beck can advise you on Sociology-specific questions.

The Sociology Department's commencement will be Friday May 17th at 11 am in the Peterson Gym. No tickets needed for family and friends. More details will be forthcoming and will be sent through Blackboard email announcements.

For more information see our Majors page or Minors page.

We highly encourage you to make an appointment with Dr. Beck or come to open office hours to discuss your degree progress in more detail. However, if you need a quick signature, please refer to the table below to determine who can help you. Faculty and staff are listed in the order that you should ask (i.e. try to come to Dr. Beck first).  Please do not ask those not listed to sign your form!

Form Faculty/Staff Who Can Sign (Office Location in NH)
Changing to/Declaring Pre-Major Beck (214), Fine (227), Cortez (224),  Kim (215)
Changing to/Declaring Minor Beck (214), Fine (227), Cortez (224), Kim (215)
Changing into/out of Major Beck (214), Kim (215)
Interdisciplinary Studies Form Beck(214), Fine (227), Kim (215)
Request for Adjustment of Academic Requirement (RAAR) Beck (214), Kim (215)
Other Beck (214)
Send an email to [email protected], come to open office hours, and/or set up an appointment for one-on-one advising.