Welcome to the Advising Resource Center (ARC)

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The Advising Resource Center (ARC), in SF State’s College of Liberal & Creative Arts, provides multiple support services to students. At the ARC, you can get information about general education and other requirements for your degree and about learning resources such as the Learning Assistance Center; find out about exciting events and student clubs sponsored by the Associated Students or departments within the College; get help with scholarships, petitions, campus solutions ,and graduation documents for undergraduates; learn about financial aid and scholarships; explore post-graduate plans (e.g., careers and graduate study); get advice on resolving concerns and complaints; and last but not least, enjoy our computer lab.

We look forward to meeting you. To make an appointment, please call (415) 338-1486 or send an email to achieve@sfsu.edu, or stop by HUM 112. 

Schedule an Appointment

We invite students to drop in between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday–Friday or use the chat feature on this page for ARC After Dark (5–9 p.m. Monday–Thursday).

The Advising Resource Center welcomes persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request.  If you would like reasonable accomodations for using the Center's serivices (such as advising, computer lab, or workshops) please contact achieve@sfsu.edu.


ARC News

Fall Advising Week!!!

Stop by for our drop-in advising hours the week of November 18-22. We will be available from 8 a... [MORE] on Fall Advising Week!!!

November 19, 2018 closure

The ARC will be closed Monday November 19, 2018 due to the campus closure.  We appologize for... [MORE] on November 19, 2018 closure


To learn more about the Advising Resource Center (ARC), or if you have advising needs, send a message to achieve@sfsu.edu or visit us at:
Humanities Building, Room 112
Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Jennifer Arin

Advisor: Transfer Students and Study Abroad

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Steven Cochrane

Advisor: Academic Standing

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De Vaughn

Academic Advisor

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Claire Armetta

Academic Advisor/College Specialist

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Eliot Watson

Retention Specialist

ARC staff can be reached at achieve@sfsu.edu, (415) 338-1486,
or visit us at HUM 112 Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.