LS Advising

Seven-Course Breadth Requirement

To satisfy Seven-Course Breadth at Berkeley follow these guidelines:

Forms and Petitions - L&S Undergraduate Advising

Forms are in PDF format and may be downloaded to your computer for reviewing and printing. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader or another PDF viewer installed.

Academic Probation

Academic probation is a serious matter. Students who do not clear academic probation by the end of the next semester (fall or spring) of enrollment will be subject to dismissal by the College of Letters & Science. It is very important for students to meet with a College Adviser to understand their academic status and make sure they are aware of the steps they should take to return to good academic standing.

Late Change of Class Schedule

Fall 2019 Only:

For Fall 2019 only the deadline to submit a Late Change of Class Schedule petition is 4 pm Friday, December 13, 2019 (the last day of RRR week).

Foreign Language

Satisfying Foreign Language with High School Coursework or Exam


Minimum Grade/Score Required to Satisfy Foreign Language

Completion of high school foreign language (other than English) through the third year of instruction Letter grade of C- or higher
SAT Subject Test, language other than English 590

Advanced Placement Exam in World Languages and Cultures:
   Chinese Language and Culture

Jessie Rosales

Joined the L&S Office of Undergraduate Advising in March 2019


M.Ed., Student Affairs, UCLA, 2014

B.A., Psychology, UC San Diego, 2013

B.A., Human Development, UC San Diego, 2013

What is your approach to advising?

Rachel Remillard


B.S. Bachelor of Science in Psychology,

Associates of Arts Degree in Psychology

Associates of Arts in Social and Behavioral Sciences

Associates of Arts in Mathematics and Science

Why Did you Choose to Work within Higher Education?

Brittany Kulusich


B.A. in Sociology, University of California, Berkeley 

How did you get here?

Transfer Coursework

General Guidelines

In many cases, it is possible to satisfy unit or course curriculum requirements with course work from other educational institutions. Be sure to check with the office responsible for the requirement to seek transfer credit approval before enrolling elsewhere. Additional general information on transfer credit is available on the Office of the Registrar website.