College of Arts and Humanities Advising and Support Center

*Important Deadlines for FALL 2021 Semester*

  • Friday, September 3: Last day to ADD a course without permission and by waitlist.
  • Monday, September 13: Last day to DROP a course without permission
  • Friday, September 17: Last day to DROPWITH permission and without a “W” grade.
    Drop/withdraw form signed by instructors and chairs of each department, including Financial Aid and Student Success Services. >> After this date, must have a serious or compelling reason.
  • Monday, September 20: Last day to ADD WITH permission

>>Please check your Student Portal for any REGISTRATION HOLD that may have been placed on your account for FALL 2021

*New Incoming Freshmen and/or Transfer Students*

  • Please note that we will be able to counsel you on declaring a change in majors/adding majors/adding minors after census (after September 20th).
  • ASC
  • CAH Word Art
  • CAH Counselors
  • Speech Arts Building



Newly Admitted Students

Please note that newly admitted students who have yet to start their first semester at Fresno State must complete their attendance with Dog Days New Student Orientation prior to any academic advising can take place.

Continuing Students

We will be meeting with and advising students during regular office hours via Zoom video/audio in effort to ensure social distance. To schedule an appointment, you will need to use Bulldog Connect as we will have limited telephone access.


  • Reviewing GE pattern
  • Lower division Major requirements
  • Graduation requirements
  • UDWR
  • GPA
  • Class registration
  • Explaining policies and procedures
  • Leave of absence/stop out
  • Probation/Disqualification
  • Assist in the petition process (University Advising Center)
  • Questions/Concerns-ASC us!

Counselor Selection

Please use the following alpha breakdown (by your last name) to schedule an appointment with the appropriate academic counselor.

Alpha Breakdown: 

Krista Hall, Academic Counselor (A-GH)

Nadia Dwidar, Academic Counselor (GI-OJ)

Felicia Salcido, Academic Counselor (OK-Z)

If you have been working with a specific academic counselor in the past, please feel free to continue to work with them individually, as our alpha breakdown is only being implemented to maintain organization.

Meet Your Counselors

Schedule an appointment

Information on Bulldog Connect and how to schedule an appointment, please visit the following link: 

Once the appointment is scheduled, you will receive an appointment notification which will explain how to conduct the appointment via Zoom.

If you have trouble scheduling an appointment using Bulldog Connect or have questions which can be answered via email, please email your assigned academic counselor directly.


Since we have temporarily suspended walk-ins, please schedule advising appointments in advance. We cannot promise times will be available as registration approaches. Please check back for updates as Fall 2020 Semester approaches.

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