Academic Support

Academic Advising (Frosh)

Academic Advising (Transfer)

Academic advising at UCSC is primarily supported through your specific college and department. They help to ensure that you are on the best academic plan towards completing your degree.

Academic Advising Website

Learning Support Services (LSS) Tutoring

LSS provides undergraduates with course-specific academic support which includes tutoring and supplemental lessons. They also provide drop-in math and writing tutoring.

LSS Website



The library offers many services including reserving study rooms, finding ebooks and online articles, and research assistance, and more.

Library Website

Undergraduate Honors and Research Opportunities


The Office of Undergraduate Honors and Research Opportunities offers support to honor student groups and societies and assist students with seeking prestigious scholarships and awards.

Undergraduate Honors and Research Opportunities Website

Writing Program


The Writing Program offers courses designed to help students become more competent in their writing through teaching skills of grammar and organization and strategies of invention, composition, revision, and editing.

Writing Program Website