Welcome! This collection of documents is designed to help prospective Undergraduate students learn about the programs in our Department. These documents include general information, suggested preparation, an outline of each program offered, and lists of course offerings.

Guide to Our Majors

What Type of Advising Do You Need?

  • General Major Advising
  • Change of Major Petitions
  • Suggested Plans of Study
  • Waitlist Information
  • Major Progress Checks
  • Class Registration
  • Advice from Peers in Math Majors
  • Taking Graduate Level Courses
  • EAP Academic Planning Forms

Math Advising

Email your questions to ugrad@math.ucsb.edu or
in-person advising in South Hall 6607
Monday-Friday 9am-12pm & 1-4pm (Wednesdays start at 10:30am)

FMS Peer Advising: Monday - Friday 9-12pm and 1-4pm

AMATH/MATH Peer Advising: Friday 9-12pm and 1-4pm

  • Advice on Complex Academic Issues 
  • Petitions other than Change of Major
  • Graduation Checks 
  • Questions about Campus Resources 

Letters and Science

Use QLESS to secure a spot in line to meet with an L&S Advisor

  • Choosing Major Electives
  • Graduate School Information
  • Undergraduate Research Opportunities
  • Careers in the Mathematics Field

Faculty Advising

No faculty advising in the Summer.

Contact Information

Send General Questions To: 


Undergraduate Student Advisor
Chrissie Orzechowski
Voice: (805) 893-4079

Undergraduate Program Assistant
Rachel Zaragoza
Voice: (805) 893-5306

Undergraduate Peer Advisors
Email: peeradvisor@math.ucsb.edu