Academic Support Resources

Academic Support Resources

The following are Cal State L.A. academic support resources. During Remote Instruction, many of these support centers may use EAB to schedule appointments or their services. Please explore this quick guide in setting up your Academic Advising Appointments with EAB

University Academic Advisement Center (UAAC)

The University Academic Advisement Center (UAAC) assists undergraduate students with the following:

  • General education advisement
  • Information on university policies and procedures
  • Transfer advisement
  • Assistance with university general education (GE) petitions
  • Referrals to other university support services

Location: Library, Palmer Wing, Room 1040A

Contact Info:

Summer drop-in hours for Exploring students and Student Athletes:

  • Tuesday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to  11:00 a.m.
  • Monday to Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Graduate Student Advisement 

Graduate students receive advisement from the graduate faculty advisor in each program.  Grad Studies provide a list of faculty advisors for each graduate program on their website:

Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD)

The Office for Students with Disabilities promotes student independence and achievement by providing educational and disability-related support services for students with disabilities.

Location: Student Services 1320

Contact Info:


  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Center for Academic Success (CAS)

The Center for Academic Success (CAS) supports all students throughout their educational journey. You are encouraged to visit a CAS tutor for STEM, social science, or writing tutoring early in the semester. The academic services CAS provides are inclusive, engaging, challenging, and impactful. CAS tutors offer a one-on-one opportunity to discuss your assignments and will provide you with tools to become an independent scholar. The appointments are 30 minutes long. Log on to the Student Success Collaborative portal to make an appointment online.


Writing Wing: Library Palmer Wing 1039 A
Number: (323) 343-5350

Tutorial Wing: Library Palmer Wing 1039
Number: (323) 343-3971

Contact Info:


Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

University Library

Location: John F. Kennedy Memorial Library

Contact info:


  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
  • Saturday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm 

Please check their website for updated hours.

Help with Research

The University Library offers several resources. Visit the University Library Research page for more information.

Office of Service-Learning

The mission of the Office of Service-Learning is to link academic teaching, learning, and community service. Here, students have the opportunity to learn more about how to serve the changing needs of a global society while contributing to their own academic success.

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