Many calendars and deadlines govern university life, such as L&S Deadline Dates. Our Google calender (right) lists our advising programs which can support academic success at Berkeley.
Change of College workshops
Learn about the criteria and procedures for Change of College into L&S.
Choosing A Major
The "4 Steps to Success" workshop aims to help 1st year students thrive, learn about the pros & cons of a double major or minor, and learn how to navigate campus.
The "7 Steps to Choose a Major" workshop gives you the tools to research a major that is right for you to help make you more competitive for your future goals.
Drop-in Advising for Students Registered with Disabled Students Program
An College Adviser will be availalble to provide registered DSP students drop-in advising on Thursdays 1pm-4pm at the DSP Office located at 260 César E. Chávez Student Center starting August 23, 2018. DSP students may sign up starting at noon for an open slot on a first-come, first served basis.
During Welcome Week, learn about how math and chemistry are taught at Berkeley and how to set yourself up for success.
Premed Advising Drop-in Wednesdays
Every Wednesday afternoon from 1pm-4pm throughout the year, there will be limited premed/pre-health drop-in advising appointments available to students on a first-come, first-served basis at 206 Evans Hall.
Small Group Premed/Pre-Health Q&A Sessions
Weekly L&S Small Group Premed/Pre-Health Q&A Sessions take place every Wednesday afternoon from 4pm-5pm in Evans 236. These sessions provide a time for students to ask general premed/pre-health questions in a group setting. All students are welcome to attend, but these sessions are particularly geared toward freshmen & sophomore premedical students. Students can come and go as they please from these sessions at any time during the hour.
Reach for Success Workshops
- Learn how to calculate your grade point average, grade point balance, and deficit.
- Review current class schedules to determine the grades you need to clear probation.
- Develop a personal action plan to improve your time management, develop study strategies, and identify useful resources and support services.
Save Your Semester
If you are experiencing academic difficulty, attend a "Save Your Semester" workshop to learn more about College policies and procedures, and how to succeed this term. This workshop is designed to assist you in navigating the policy options and campus resources still available to you at this point in the semester and help you determine your next steps. "Save Your Semester" workshops are open to all L&S undergraduates, not just students on probation.
Schedule Planning workshops
- At the beginning of each term, we offer small workshops for freshmen, sophomores and undeclared juniors who are looking for tips and strategies to plan their schedule.
- Learn how to understand your degree progress.
Transfer Students: "4 Steps to Success in L&S"
Find out how to thrive in L&S and make the most of your time as a student here. Meet with an L&S College Adviser to discuss how to succeed at Berkeley.