Undergraduate Advising


Fall Quarter Hours: (9/23/19 - 12/6/19)

Mondays through Fridays: 9:00 am - Noon; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm




       Advising is first-come, first-served with no appointments necessary.

If you have advising questions, please email us at Advising@polsci.ucsb.edu, and we will respond to your questions - usually within the same business day (excluding weekends, holidays and academic breaks).

3838 Ellison Hall




Undergraduate Program Coordinator

Alison G. Keleher, PhD

By appointment only.  Please contact advising@polsci.ucsb.edu to schedule an appointment.

3837 Ellison Hall

Meet the Advisors



Senior Advisor:  Deborah Williams

Deborah, a fourth year, is currently studying Political Science and pursuing a minor in Religious Studies.  Deborah interns at the Santa Barbara Public Defender's office, holds the position of Vice President on the UCSB Mock Trial 2018-2019 executive board, volunteers at the CALM center and is a member of Phi Alpha Delta.  After she graduates, Deborah plans to attend law school after pursuing an international fellowship.



Advisor: Vassiliki Grigoropoulos

Vassiliki is a fourth year Political Science and French double major.  In addition to being the Editor-in-chief of Vagabond, UCSB's multilingual literary journal, she works as a Writing and French tutor and is an active volunteer in local politics and community projects.  Vassiliki aims to continue research in the French department this year before attending law school in the fall of 2020.