Advising

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Spring 2023 Registration: The Spring 2023 CS course registration announcement is now available.

Students seeking advising in the Computer Science major should contact your assigned advisor. If you are unable to reach your advisor, please contact the Department Chair (see CS Faculty & Staff). Before your advising appointment, please consult the CS Advising Frequently Asked Questions and your Academic Requirements Report in MySSU.

Be aware that the CS Department is not your only advising resource: there are university-level advising resources available to you, and School of Science and Technology advising resources available.

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Advisor Office Hours
Faculty Contact Office Hours
Gurman Gill
Darwin 116G
(707) 664-2806
Tue:
2:00 pm-3:30 pm Darwin 116G*
Fri:
2:00 pm-3:30 pm Zoom (via appointment)

Gill appointment sign-up

Mark Gondree
Darwin 116H
(707) 664-3854‬
Tue:
11:45 am-1:00 pm in Darwin 28

Also available by appointment Gondree appointment sign-up

Ali A. Kooshesh
Darwin 116F
(707) 664-2088
Mon:
1:00 pm-2:30 pm via Zoom (link on Canvas)
Thu:
1:00 pm-2:30 pm via Zoom (link on Canvas)
B. Ravikumar
Darwin 116I
(707) 664-3335
Tue:
2:00 pm-3:00 pm in Darwin 116 I
Thu:
8:30 am-9:30 am in Darwin 116 I
Fri:
9:00 am-10:00 am via Zoom
Additional office hours by appointment
Suzanne Rivoire
Darwin 116D
(707) 664-3337
Mon:
3:00 pm-4:00 pm in Darwin 116D and via Zoom
Tue:
11:00 am-12:00 pm in Darwin 116D and via Zoom
Wed:
3:00 pm-4:00 pm in Darwin 116D and via Zoom
Also available by appointment
Rivoire appointment sign-up page

Advising FAQs

Just stop by the CS Department office anytime. We'll do our best to answer your questions!

ASSIST.org shows which UC, CSU, and community college courses can transfer to SSU for equivalent credit. Beyond this, talk to your advisor.

The department uses a special system for retrieving permissions number. Click the title of this FAQ entry to learn more...

First, you need to talk to the CS Department chair, as all internships need to meet certain safety and supervision requirements. Click the title of this FAQ entry to learn more...

The full policy is listed in this FAQ item. Click the title of this FAQ entry to learn more...

The final deadline and information on filing for graduation can be found on the Registrar's graduation page. Click the title of this FAQ entry to learn more....

Yes, there are department policies for CS 115, CS 215, CS 315 described in this FAQ item in detail. Click the title of this FAQ entry to learn more...

This FAQ explains what permissions are and who might need one. Click the title of this FAQ entry to learn more...

Prerequisite enforcement is complex. Click the title of this FAQ entry to learn more...

Some AP Computer Science exams count towards the major and some do not. This is fully explained at SSU's AP Test Credit resources from the Registrar.

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