College Academic Counseling 

College Academic Counseling (CAC) help students plan and shape their undergraduate career at UCLA and assist in engaging students in a broader dialogue to clarify academic and personal goals. CAC advising includes degree requirement, general education requirement, credit transfers, and other services to ensure that you are on the right track towards graduation. College Academic Counseling is solely for the majors within the College of Letters and Sciences. 

To reach College Academic Counseling: (310)-825-3382

Additional advising units administered by UCLA College are listed below.

Academic Advising offices outside of the College of Letters and Science include:

College Academic Mentors

College Academic Mentors (CAMs) are graduate students from a wide variety of academic departments who advise undergraduates in the following areas:

  • GE Program Planning (freshman & sophomores)
  • Choosing a Major (freshman & sophomores)
  • Preparing for Graduate / Professional School (juniors & seniors)

College Academic Mentors are available for both same-day and advance appointments. Schedule your appointment with a CAM at A-316 Murphy, Window 1.

CAMs are also available on the HILL! Get academic advice, help with majors/minors and class planning, grad school preparations. Monday-Thursday 3:00pm-8:00pm, DeNeve Office of Residential Life


CAMs on the Hill

Undergraduate Writing Center

Also conveniently located on the Hill is the Undergraduate Writing Center (UWC). One-on-one assistance with any kind of paper for any class, and at any stage of the writing process. The UWC can assist with helping identify a topic, formulating a thesis, organizing your ideas, incorporating and citing, or leaning to proofread effectively. Drop in during regular hours or make an appointment.

Powell Library 238 | Mon-Thurs 10am-6pm; Fri 10am-3pm

Rieber Hall 115 (on the Hill) | Sun- Thur 7pm-9pm
Phone: (310) 206-1320

Scholarship Resource Center

The Scholarship Resource Center, which is located on the Hill, offers scholarship essay writing support, proofreading, individual counseling, quarterly workshops, scholarship books and resources and drop-in scholarship counseling. Regardless of financial aid eligibility, support services are available for all students.

233 Covel Commons | Mon-Fri 11am-6pm
Phone: (310) 206-2875