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California State University, Long Beach
College of Health and Human Services Academic Advising & Resource Center

College of Health & Human Services
Academic Advising Center

The College of Health & Human Services (CHHS) Academic Advising Center provides both general education and major academic advising to currently matriculated CSULB undergraduate students in all of the CHHS disciplines: Criminal Justice, Family & Consumer Sciences, Health Care Administration, Health Science, Kinesiology, Nursing, Recreation & Leisure Studies, Social Work, and Speech-Language Pathology.

AARC News & Updates



Office Closures

The office will be closed on the following dates and times:

  • Friday, March 27th - closing at noon
  • Tuesday, March 31st - closed all day; Cesar Chavez Day (campus closed)

We apologize for any inconvenience.



Spring 2015 Walk In Advising

In an effort to accommodate more students, we have transitioned to 10 minute quick assist/schedule review sessions only. Thirty (30) minute appointments will resume after the first round of registration ends (late April).

Click here for instructions and advising times. Check back often for the latest updates/schedule changes.

Walk ins will resume after spring break (with extended hours!).

Can't make it to our open advising times? Follow us on Twitter and tweet your advising questions instead!



Freshmen Spring Advising

CSULB requires all freshmen to receive academic advising in their spring semester in order to register for their third semester (fall term).

Declared CHHS freshmen majors/pre-majors satisfy this requirement by attending a workshop hosted by CHHS Advising.

Click here for info & instructions.



Pre-Nursing Advising

If you are a declared and continuing Pre-Nursing student, click here for major specific advising information.



Writing Proficiency Exam (WPE)

Undergraduate students must attempt the WPE when they have achieved between 30-50 cumulative units, and transfer students must attempt it in their first semester of attendance. Otherwise, a registration hold will be placed on their records.

To register for the WPE, click here.



Major Specific Declaration Requirements
for CSULB Students

CSULB students must meet precise major specific criteria in order to declare a major.

Click here to review the major specific criteria required to declare a major.


Contact Information

CHHS Academic Advising Center
College of Health & Human Services
California State University, Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, California 90840-8306
Location: ET-237
Phone: (562) 985-2691


Spring 2015 Office Hours*

*Please note that advisors are not always available for walk in advising questions. Check our Spring 2015 Advising tab for advising hours.

  • Monday - Thursday: 8am to 4:30pm
  • Friday: 8am to 3pm