MCD Biology Advising

Special Summer Hours!

We are providing Drop-In all summer. If you attend Drop-In and do not get seen, we will make an appointment for you then. However Drop-In has had a lot of time for all students to be seen. We are also offering Express Drop-In at the front desk, an MCD adviser is available at the front desk to answer any quick questions you may have! Check out our time slots below!

MCD Biology Advising can provide assistance and advice with:

  • Determining which courses to enroll in
  • Qualifying for an MCD major
  • Declaring an MCD major
  • Academic planning for your chosen major
  • Getting ready to graduate

Do you have a quick question?  Email us at: mcdadvising@ucsc.edu 

Please include your full name and student ID number. 

Need a signature? 
You can drop the following forms off at our office or in the drop box outside JBEB 142:

  • Part-time Final Quarter Approval
  • Request for Drop of a Major/Minor
  • Veterans Enrollment Verification
  • UCSC Extension Concurrent Enrollment

We will scan and email you a copy of your completed form.

Would you like to speak to an advisor?  

Make an appointment using our online appointment system or come to Drop-In Advising.

Appointment and Drop-In Advising is in 142 Jack Baskin Engineering 

MCD Biology Advisors:

Brenna Candelaria
Catherine Chang
Natalie Keating

MCD Faculty Advisor:

Jeremy Lee
MCD Curriculum Chair:

Grant Hartzog

MCD Department Chair:

Bill Saxton