Merrill College Academic Advising

From left to right: Merrill College Advisers, Magdalena Serrano, Anum Qadir and Beth Thompson. Offices located at the Merrill College Office.

Welcome to Merrill College Advising!

The Merrill College advising team is here to guide students from the time of their acceptance to UCSC through graduation.  By developing effective, collaborative advising relationships, we help students identify and explore their academic interests and capabilities. We are available to answer questions about scheduling classes, degree requirements, qualifying for a major, educational support and opportunities, and we hope to empower our students to make the most of their time at UCSC.

We invite you to come to see us whenever you need help, have a question or just need someone to talk with. We are here for you!

Office Hours:

The College Office is open Monday through Friday 9:00AM to 12:00PM and 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Advising hours are Monday through Friday 9:30AM to 11:30 AM and 1:30PM to 3:30PM

To schedule an appointment, please call our office at (831) 459-2144

Contact Info:

Phone: (831) 459 - 2144

Fax: (831) 459 - 5634

Location: Merrill College Administration Building (across from the college mailroom)

Email: merrilladvising@ucsc.edu 

Email Advising

General questions can be emailed to merrilladvising@ucsc.edu. Response time is generally within 2 days business days.  Due to campus polices on privacy of student records, please use your UCSC email account when corresponding with university officials and offices.  Please include your full name and student identification number in the body of your email. Please avoid sending duplicate emails to multiple advisers.

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