Welcome to Porter Advising

    The Porter College Office

Starting March 12, 2020 - Porter College Office is closed and all staff are working remotely. You can still reach us via email (porteradviser@ucsc.edu) or leave a voicemail at (831)459-2273.

Porter Advisers can assist you through online Zoom advising. Appointments must be made logging into Slug Success. (The meeting URL will be emailed to your UCSC address before the meeting)  More details and instructions regarding Zoom advising can be found Here


Our office is open 9AM-12PM and 1-4PM but check the advising calendar below for drop-in hours. Stickers will be available on the first day of classes. Call us at (831) 459-2273 if you have a quick question or need to leave a message for an adviser. Reaching an adviser by phone is only possible by appointment.

Contact Information

Phone: 831-459-2273 Fax: 831-502-7389
Email: porteradviser@ucsc.edu (include your name and student ID)
Location: Porter D-Building, Room 104
UC Santa Cruz, Porter College, 1156 High St. Santa Cruz CA 95064 

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Follow the link below to make an appointment using Slug Success:

E-mail Advising

Email porteradviser@ucsc.edu with quick advising questions. We receive a high volume of inquiries, but will make every effort to respond as soon as possible. If you need to send us a document, you may either email, drop it off, or fax us at (831) 502-7389.

Advising Office Hours

Advising Drop-In Hours Please see calendar, below.