Advising Schedule

When and how can students reach Merrill Advisors?

EMAIL ADVISING

  • Send any advising questions to merrilladvising@ucsc.edu
  • Include your full name and student ID in your message
  • If you have a form that needs our signature, email us with the PDF attachment and a brief explanation
  • You can expect a response in 1-3 business days (business days are Monday-Friday, not including holidays)

ADVISING APPOINTMENTS

  • Merrill has both remote and in-person appointments available during Fall 2021
  • Students can sign up for a remote or in-person appointment on Navigate Slug Success
  • If you have any difficulty making an appointment, feel free to email us for assistance at merrilladvising@ucsc.edu
  • SAFETY GUIDELINES: To meet with a Peer Advisor in-person, students will be required to wear a mask and show their green clearance badge

PEER ADVISOR DROP-IN

  • See advising calendar below for dates and times of drop-in Peer Advising at the Merrill College office
  • Drop-in is great for quick questions, course recommendations, or help with scheduling an appointment
  • SAFETY GUIDELINES: To meet with a Peer Advisor in-person, students will be required to wear a mask and show their green clearance badge

CHAT WITH A PEER ADVISOR

  • When: See our advising schedule below for Peer Advising chat hours
  • How: Add (+) mrlpradv@ucsc.edu to your Google Hangouts, using your UCSC email (chat function is on the bottom left of your gmail screen)

 

...still not sure which of these advising options is best for you? Send a quick email to merrilladvising@ucsc.edu with your name and student ID, and just say "I'd like help from Merrill advising and I don't know where to start" and we can help you from there!

 

 

 

TIPS FOR USING SLUG SUCCESS

How to schedule an appointment

How to cancel an appointment 

 

MERRILL COLLEGE OFFICE

To reach Merrill Advisors, email is better than phone! Please see above for more information. If you need to call, please be sure to leave your name and student ID in the voicemail.

Phone: (831) 459 - 2144

Fax: (831) 459 - 5634

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

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