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Academic Advising Unit Information



The History Counseling team provides academic counseling for History students and prospective students, and career counseling for History students.  We are currently available for virtual and in-person drop-ins and individual appointments. 


When attending in-person meetings, kindly adhere to current campus Covid protocols and be prepared to show your campus clearance certificate. 


Have a general question about our program? Stop by our drop-in hours! 


  • Virtual drop-ins will be held on Zoom as an open forum for general questions and answers. Please come prepare with your questions as we will try to answer as many as possible during the hour. 

Mon & Thurs    (afternoons)    2:00-3:00pm 

Tues & Fri         (mornings)      10:00-11:00am 

Meeting ID: 950 8376 2475 

Passcode: 003057 


  • In-person drop-ins for Academic Counseling: Wednesdays from 1:30-3:00pm in 6284 Bunche Hall. 

  • In-person drop-ins for Career Counseling: Wednesdays from 2:00-3:30pm in 6290 Bunche Hall. 


Need an individual appointment? Book time with a counselor. 


  • Undergraduate Counseling appointments can be scheduled for these times: 

Mon.    (remote)                         9:30 -11:30am                 1:30-2:00pm 

Tues.    (remote)                        9:30-10:00, 11-11:30am    1:30-2:00pm  

Thurs.  (student preference)    *9:30-11:00am                  1:30-2:00pm  (6284 Bunche if in person) 

Fri.       (remote)                         9:30-10:00, 11-11:30am    1:20-3:00pm  

* Appointments subject to availability during the following Thursdays due to New Student Orientation: July 12, July 21, August 11, September 8.

Email undergrad@history.ucla.edu to schedule a 10–15-minute session, and please provide your UID number and your reason for the appointment. 


  • Career Counseling appointments can be scheduled for these times: 

Mon.    (remote)                        2:00-3:00pm    

Tues.    (student preference)   2:00-3:00pm   (6290 Bunche if in person) 

Thurs.   (remote)                       11:00-12:00pm               

Fri.       (remote)                        11:00-12:00pm

Email Indira Garcia at indira@history.ucla.edu to book an appointment, and please provide your UID number. 


Submitting any departmental documents (major/minor declaration, course substitution petitions, Honors thesis, completed College petitions requiring departmental signatures, etc)? Attach the completed documents to an email that includes your full name and UID to undergrad@history.ucla.edu 


Additionally, you may be able to find the answer to your question under our Academic FAQs:https://history.ucla.edu/academics/undergraduate/frequently-asked-questions 


Please click here to access the UCLA Student Resources Quick Glance Sheet. For any questions not related to the History major and/or department, please contact your main College of Letters & Science Counseling Unit: College and School Advising Offices