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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. All History counselors work on a hybrid schedule, offering students the flexibility to meet in person and remotely. Please see our schedule below for our updated counseling hours.


Academic Counseling

In Person drop-in sessions are held Mondays and Tuesdays, 2:00-4:00pm in the Undergraduate Counseling office on the 6th floor of Bunche Hall (6288 Bunche).


Remote drop-in sessions are held Thursdays, 2:00-4:00pm and Fridays, 10:00am-12:00pm. Zoom link: https://ucla.zoom.us/j/98908639481?pwd=alBhRzdmWkxjTktOemhpbDBTM1dIQT09

Meeting ID: 989 0863 9481

Passcode: 988592

Career Counseling

In Person drop-in sessions are held Tuesdays, 2:00-4:00pm in the Undergraduate Counseling office on the 6th floor of Bunche Hall (6290 Bunche).

For an individual appointment, please email undergrad@history.ucla.edu . Include UID number and reason for appointment.

Email Inquiries

Please send all inquiries to undergrad@history.ucla.edu, and provide your name and UID. Given staffing shortages, email turnaround times may take 4-5 business days, though we strive to provide students information as soon as we can.

Submitting Documents

Our department is only accepting electronic copies of all student documentation, not paper copies. To submit any departmental documents - 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, and email to undergrad@history.ucla.edu.

General Deadlines

All History contracts for Contract Courses are due Friday of week 1 of the given course term. Contracts must be completed in full, accurately, and emailed to undergrad@history.ucla.edu.

Major/minor declarations are processed during weeks 4-10 of each quarter.

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