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Field Study Student Advising Services


  • Send us quick questions
  • We try to avoid advising over email, but happy to address any general concerns or inquiries. 
  • If you have more complex questions or need a general overview of the field study procedures, please use any of the alternative advising services below. 
  • If you are not able to connect with one of our advisors, feel free to send an email to request an appointment. 

Same Day Services 

Field Study Clinic - Application Prep & Support 
  •  Fall Field Study Clinics available every Wednesday From 7/31-8/21
  • Where: Zoom: 
  • This is a virtual group advising session to discuss and review the application process. 
    • We will cover: 
      • Planning and Applying 
      • Resume and Cover Letters 
      • Best Practices and Tips 
      • Individual Advising will also be available 
  • Our goal is to guide and support students through their placement search 
Join us live on ZotChat! 
  • Summer ZotChat 
    • Tuesdays & Thursdays 
      • 2 pm to 3 pm 
    • No Field Study ZotChat will be available on Thursday, July 11
  • For quick field study-related questions 
  • Be prepared to provide your name and UCI student ID number 
  • Click below or look for the "Let's Chat" icon on the bottom right of this page

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 Same-Day Appointments
  • Same-day appointments to resume week 1 of Fall '24. 
  • Wednesdays 3pm - 3:45 pm
  • Same-day appointments will open at 9 am every Wednesday
  • Great for brief and quick questions! 
  • 15-minute session with a Field Study advisor 


Book a Same Day Appointment

Book in Advance

Advanced Field Study Appointments 
  • Best for special student cases, complex field study placements, and more specific questions
  • Appointments will be available over the phone, via video call (Zoom), and in person. 
  • 20-minute appointments are available at selected times during our regular business hours of Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4 pm. 
  • Please cancel 24 hours in advance of your appointment. If you show up late, cancel less than 24 hours, or no-show more than twice you will be BLOCKED from making appointments for the remainder of the current quarter and can only do same-day drop-ins.

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School of Social Ecology
Undergraduate Affairs
ATTN: Field Study Program
143 Social Ecology I
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-7055
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