Academic and Career Advising

Understand your educational options, plan your academic path, and succeed as a learner.

The Advising Syllabus is Evergreen's Office of Academic and Career Advising's guiding document for student and alumni advising.  This document outlines the responsibilities of each party in the advising relationship.

Contacting an Advisor

UPDATE:  We will be working remotely until further notice, so the office on campus will be closed. You can reach out to us in the ways listed below.

We're here to help you prepare for next quarter and beyond! Our business hours are:

  • Monday/Tuesday 9 am - 5 pm Pacific Time
  • Wednesday/Thursday 10 am - 7 pm
  • Friday 9 am - 2 pm

You can contact an academic or career advisor in several ways:

Our enrollment report shows programs, openings, and wait lists to help you prepare for the upcoming quarter.

  • Academic Advising Zoom Drop-ins
  • Individual Academic or Career Advising appointment
  • Text us with quick questions
  • Visit Contact an Advisor for more details and ways to connect

We may be working remotely and unable to answer our office phone. You can leave a message and we'll try to call you back as soon as we are able. Better yet, please email We monitor this inbox throughout the normal business hours.

During this time of year, inclement weather often causes campus power outages or weather related campus closures.  If you are unable to join your TEAMs appointment, zoom appointment, zoom Drop-ins, or reach us via email, please try back later or reschedule a new appointment when you are able.  We will do our best to post timely information on our webpage as situations arise.

Tips for New Greeners

These items will set you up to succeed in your first quarter! Plan to complete these tasks before contacting an advisor.

Zoom Drop-in Meetings

Advisors are available to answer quick questions during our Zoom drop-ins.  If you need a longer conversation, please set up an appointment through Bookings - see the Contact an Advisor webpage to schedule.

Here's our regular Zoom Drop-in schedule:

  • Update: January 17 Drop-ins will be closed in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
  • Drop-ins are available most Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1 - 4 pm, Pacific Time
  • Video is optional.
  • Have your student ID# (A#) ready for check-in.
  • Then enter the Advising virtual waiting room.
  • Check the Evergreen Help Wiki for get started with using Zoom.

Science Advising During Zoom Drop-ins

During weeks 1-10, we will offer science advising on Wednesdays, during our Zoom Drop-ins from 1:30-3:00 pm. An Evergreen science faculty member will be available during these hours to assist you with your science planning questions.

International Services and Programs Drop-ins

Students with quick questions related to study abroad or international student services can stop by on Wednesdays during our Zoom Drop-ins from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. An Evergreen staff member, who specializes in international programs and services, will be available during these hours to assist you.

Evergreen Graduate Program Advising during Zoom Drop-ins

Evergreen Graduate Program advising is available on Mondays from 1 - 3 pm during weeks 1 through 11.  Refer to this schedule to see which program will be available on each date.

Help from Academic and Career Advising

Advisors can help you:

Advisors also can help if you need to:

  • Talk to someone about conflicts or issues in your program
  • Discover ways to reach your academic goals
  • Learn about grad school and career options

We also occasionally host helpful advising events and workshops too.

Related Help

To learn about transferring credits from other schools, please contact Admissions.

If you need to provide a GPA to an employer, graduate school, or internship host, please contact the Registrar.

Check Peer Advisors for details on becoming an ACA Peer Advisor, .

Office hours

We are normally available remotely during these office hours: