Major Advising

Due to COVID-19 precautions, all advising for Psychology, Philosophy, Cognitive Science, and Science and Technology Studies will be available remotely (via Zoom & email).

Email Advising

You may email advising questions to one of the following inboxes:

You'll get a faster response by using one of these email addresses, rather than emailing an advisor directly. We try our best to answer emails received at these addresses within 24 hours. Note that more complex questions may take longer, approximately 1–3 business days.

Peer Advising Drop-in via Google Hangout has been suspended while we assess our web platform options. Please EMAIL US with your questions, information is is at the top of this page.    

Peer Advisor Drop-In Advising

Our Peer Advising Google Hangout is currently unavailable. Peer Advisors will be responding to questions in the above email addresses. Most emails are answered within 24 hours. Note that more complex questions may take longer. 

Meet our Peers!


Appointments with staff advisors are very limited, and we appreciate your patience. Appointments are limited to:

  • students declared in Psychology, Philosophy, Science and Technology Studies or Cognitive Sciences.
  • sophomores, juniors, and seniors. 

You may book an appointment using the UC Davis Appointment System. Staff appointments are bookable two weeks into the future. Be sure to click "Next" to view next week's appointments. 

Undergraduate Advisors

Advisor Administrative Duties

Malina Gillies-Doherty: Instructional Planning and IPA, SMR Liaison, ICMS, Peer Advising Supervisor (back-up)
Rachel Hale: Banner Scheduler for PHI, Peer Advising Supervisor, Incomplete Grades (non-SONA), Advising Event Coordinator, Back-up for ICMS and DESII​​​​​​​
Jillian Hancock: Banner Scheduler for PSC, Social Media
Stacie Jenkins: Banner Scheduler for CGS and STS, Advising Website Editor, Newsletter, Study Abroad Liaison, Undergrad Research Processes, Back-up for ICMS, DESII, and SMR
Alissa Magorian: Course Evaluations, DESII, Incomplete Grades (SONA)