College of Environmental Design

Undergraduate Advising

ARCH Studio

Welcome to the Office of Undergraduate Advising at the College of Environmental Design!

You can find us in 250 Wurster Hall. Our main phone number is (510) 642-4943. Please drop by or call with any advising questions, and explore our webpages for enrichment opportunities, graduation requirements, and procedural aspects and policies of the undergraduate programs at CED.

Fall/Spring Advising Hours Summer Advising Hours
9 a.m.-12 p.m. (Drop-in advising begins at 10:00am)
1-4 p.m.
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
1-3 p.m.

Note that we are occasionally closed for in-service training and University holidays (call ahead prior to your visit to ensure that we will be open)Mailing Address:

Mailing Address:

Office of Undergraduate Advising
College of Environmental Design
250 Wurster Hall #1800
UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-1800

Advising Staff

C. Greig Crysler thumnail Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
C. Greig Crysler
354 Wurster Hall
Susan Hagstrom Director, Undergraduate Advising
Susan Hagstrom
(510) 642-0408
Isela Pena-Rager Advisor, Architecture Major; Student Wellness Coordinator
Isela Pena-Rager
(510) 642-4944 
Heather Grothjan Advisor, Sustainable Environmental Design Major; College Evaluator
Heather Grothjan
(510) 642-0928
Omar Ramirez Advisor, Landscape Architecture Major and Urban Studies Major; Outreach Coordinator; Diversity Officer
Omar Ramirez
(510) 642-0926
Nikki Howell CEDGAP Enrollment Manager & Undergraduate Advising Operations Manager
Nikki Howell

CED Community Fellow
Brianda Cerda


CED Student-Faculty Connections Fellow
Michael Alvarez

Academic Advising Graduate Intern
Anthony Stoker

Dinorah Meyer CED Career Counselor
Dinorah Meyer
Visit CED's Career Counseling page here.
CED Personal Counselor
Dr. Yi Du
Visit UC Berkeley's Counseling and Psychological Services page here.

Student Opportunities