Political Science

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    Department of Political Science

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  • A Conversation with Gov. Michael Dukakis and Gov. Linda Lingle

Academic Advisement

*NOTE: first-time freshmen and transfer students should seek advisement through the SSC/EOP Satellite Services for Social and Behavioral Sciences
is located in
Sierra Hall 204
(818) 677-2658

Continuing Political Science sophomores, juniors, and seniors should seek advisement with Pedro. 

Advisement Hours:


NOTE: The first three weeks of the semester are 'Walk-in' ONLY.
After the first three weeks, the following advisement schedule will take effect.

Sierra Hall 210D 

Monday - Thursday:
10:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
10:30 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.

Appointment Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 
2:00 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
2:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. 

How to make an appointment: 
Call (818) 677-3488 and ask to speak to Pedro.

If he is unavailable to speak, please be ready with: 

  • Your Name
  • Phone Number

and he will give you a call back. 

Make an appointment Online: 

  1. Using Mozilla FireFox or Internet Explorer, go to: 
  2. Sign in with your CSUN username and password
  3. On the left side navigation bar, select "Search Availability..."
  4. Click on the arrow under "Center:"
  5. Select the "Political Science" option
  6. Under "Consultant", select "Pedro Cesareo" 
  7. Under "Reason", select your student status
  8. Under "Location", leave blank
  9. Enter the time frame you wish to see the advisor
  10. Click "Search"
  11. Choose a time and day
    Make sure to press on a time frame highlighted in GREEN (1 on 1). 
  12. Click "Save"
  13. A confirmation e-mail will be sent to your CSUN Gmail account.