Academic Advising

2018-20 Advising Staff
2018-19 Undergraduate Advising Staff. From Left to Right: Michael Gex, Perry Gee, Samantha Teshima, and Lauren McNamara

Staff Advisor

Advising sessions with Perry Gee are available throughout the academic year in 111 Everson Hall. Advising sessions are generally limited to 20-minutes. Please go to the Advising Appointment System to setup a meeting with Perry Gee. Drop-in hours are available during the following:

  •  Monday and Friday (Drop-In Only)
    •  10:00a - 12:00p

Peer Advisors

Our peer advisor team -- Michael Gex, Michelle Luo, Lauren McNamara, and Julia Weidner -- will be available throughout the academic year for consultation as well. Feel free to drop-in during their office hours in 111 Everson Hall or email to schedule an appointment.

  • Monday 
    • 9:00 - 10:30a and 12:00 - 2:00p
  • Tuesday
    • 9:00a - 12:00p and 1:00 - 4:00p
  • Wednesday 
    • 11:00a - 2:00p
    • Thursday
      • 1:00 - 4:00p
    • Friday 
      • 9:00a - 5:00p

    Faculty Advisors

    Additional Resources

    • Internship and Career Center
      There are many resources to help you find what you need, such as a job or internship or help with writing your resume. (
    • Student Academic Success Center
      At the SASC, general and subject specific assistance is offered to all UC Davis students, along with other services. (
    • Study Abroad 
      Study Abroad can help you find the perfect program to help you achieve your academic goals and provide you with an experience you will never forget! Take the time to ask the question, “Why Study Abroad?” and explore the possibilities of studying in a foreign place to expand your potential. (
    • Peer Tutor Program
      Get help in organic, inorganic, and physical chemistry from undergrads who have succeeded in the courses! See Tutors in Chemistry for more information, or contact the Peer Advisers if you would like to offer your tutoring services.
    • Chemistry Club
      Get involved with outreach events, such as the famous Picnic Day Magic Show, and meet others excited about chemistry! Join the email list to get information about meetings and events by writing to
    • Health Professional Advising 
      Attend workshops to learn about paths to take towards the career you’re considering and meet with advisers to learn about professional school requirements and more. (
    • Chemistry Peer Mentoring Program (CPMP)
      This is a year-long mentorship program to help first-year undergraduate and first-year transfer students majoring in chemistry transition into college life at UC Davis. The goal is to provide incoming students, especially first-generation and underrepresented minorities, with guidance and resources to have a successful first year directly from their peers.
    • CalTeach/MAST
      The UC Davis CalTeach/Mathematics and Science Teaching Program (CalTeach/MAST) provides students with opportunities to explore careers in K-12 mathematics and science education while completing their degree in a STEM field. CalTeach/MAST offers seminar/internship courses that will expose you to teaching methods and practices in local area elementary, middle or high school classrooms. Our courses will give you the opportunity to acquire required internship hours to enter a teacher education credential program at either a UC or CSU campus. To learn more about the CalTeach/MAST program and how it can help you to become a teacher visit the our website at


    Student researchers having fun with Chemistry