Undergraduate Advising

Please note:  POLS Advising will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday from Wednesday, November 25th through Friday, November 27th. We will reopen for email and phone advising on Monday, November 30th at 9am.

   Monday

9am-3pm

   Call 805-893-4192 or email

   Tuesday

Afternoons

   Schedule a Zoom meeting via Shoreline

   Wednesday

9am-3pm

   Call 805-893-4192 or email

   Thursday

Afternoons

   Schedule a Zoom meeting via Shoreline

   Friday

9am-3pm

   Call 805-893-4192 or email

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If you have advising questions, please email us at advising@polsci.ucsb.edu.

We typically respond within the same business day (excluding weekends, holidays and academic breaks).

Advising Office
3838 Ellison Hall
805-893-4192
advising@polsci.ucsb.edu

 

Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Alison G. Keleher, Ph.D.
By appointment only (please contact the Advising Office to schedule an appointment)

Meet the Advisors

Advisor:
Madison Tillner

Madison is a fourth year Political Science and Sociology double-major.  In addition to being a Peer Advisor and working for the UCSB Disabled Students Program, Madison is President of the Panhellenic Council, the governing body for all nine Panhellenic Sororities at UCSB made up of around 1300 members.  After completing her Senior Thesis this year, she plans to attend law school and hopes to work for the government or a non-profit after obtaining her law degree.

Advisor:
Alexandra Perez

Alexandra is a third-year senior Political Science and History of Public Policy and Law double-major.  Her pronouns are she/her/hers.  She is involved on campus as the ACQUIRE Chair for the Office of the External Vice President of Statewide Affairs and is the Co-Chair for Womxn's Commission.  In her free time, she enjoys singing, advocating for social justice, and taking care of her plants!  Alexandra plans to take a gap year to move to DC after graduating this year and gain experience before she goes to law school.