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Welcome to the School of Computer Science and Engineering Advising Page. Advising is critical for your academic success and ensures you are on track for graduation. This site will help you navigate the advising process starting with the CNS Advising Center and through your faculty advisors.

How to Make an Advising Appointment:

  • Freshmen who have completed less than 45 units should see a professional advisor in Advising and Academic Services: (909) 537-5034, For instructions on how to make an appointment. For instructions on how to cancel an academic advising appointment.
  • If you have completed more than 45 units but less than 60, you should see an advisor at the College of Natural Sciences (CNS) Professional Advising Center. To make an appointment with a CNS Professional Advisor, please visit the College of Natural Science (CNS) Professional Advising Center, located in TO-145. Students can also schedule appointments with the advising center by calling (909) 537-7345 or emailing Visit the CNS Professional Advising Center's website for more information. *Virtual appointments are available for Fall 2021.
  • To meet with a CSE Faculty advisor, please find out who your advisor on the Fall 2021 Advising List (If you do not see your name on the Advising list, please contact the CSE Department office). 

    • Note: The CSE Department will be operating remotely in Spring 2021, please email Ms. Ana, for questions. To make an appointment with your faculty advisor, please contact your faculty advisor via email.

Preparing for an Advising Appointment:

Please contact your faculty advisor for office hours and to make an appointment. Degree program information for the School of Computer Science and Engineering can be found in the CSUSB Bulletin.

Before attending an advising appointment with a faculty member please review the videos below to help prepare you for your appointment.

How to Create a Mycap

Advising Sheets for Quarter Completers

In fall 2020, the campus converted from quarter to semester.  Students continuing on the quarter system should seek advising from their faculty advisors listed above. . For more detailed information and updates about the conversion, please visit the Q2S Conversion website.  Below are some useful sites for the Q2S conversion.

Quarter to Semester Conversion

Translation Table

Phone: (909) 537-7771


The CSE Faculty are here to assist you in reaching your academic success. The Department's goal is to help our quarter completers graduate in a timely manner.

Transfer and Articulation System ( ASSIST)

ASSIST (Articulation System Stimulating Interinstitutional Student Transfer) is the official repository of articulation for California's public colleges and universities providing the most accurate and up-to-date information available about student transfer in California. ASSIST is a student-transfer information system that displays reports of how course credits earned at one California Community College can be applied when transferred to a California State University or University of California campus.
ASSIST is available at

STEM Center

Stem Center

The STEM Center is a grant-funded project whose mission is to increase graduation and retention for students pursuing STEM fields while providing the proper resources and tools for student success at CSUSB and beyond. Our goal is to empower and boost student self-efficacy through a holistic advising model.

At the STEM Center, students are paired with an academic advisor to help them with all their academic needs. Students meet with their assigned advisor throughout the academic year to review academic goals and progress, career goals, and resources to enhance their undergraduate experience

Career Center

Career Center

The Career Center is committed to helping students achieve their personal and professional goals. The range of services includes career counseling to identify career, educational, and personal goals. The Handshake technology platform connects students with internships, jobs and career opportunities.

Real World Software Engineering Presentation by Mr. Alexandr Kurilin (co-founder and CTO of Freckle by Renaissance)
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