Academic Advising

Welcome to the Academic Advising and Career Education (AACE) office! We provide academic advising and career services to Freshmen and Sophomore qualified Cal State East Bay students.


Students can find their Freshmen & Sophomore Success Team (FASST) advisors, Academic and Career Services Counselors in our office. Our staff guides students throughout the academic and career readiness process offering assistance in understanding program completion requirements, exploring majors, graduate school options, and professional development through career platforms and services. 


AACE advises current matriculated students at Cal State East Bay on General Education (GE) and the CSUEB graduation requirements (not major requirements). Schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor to talk about your General Education requirements today! 


If you are in your first or second year and/or have less than 60 semester units, start here!


If you have transferred here from another school and/or have 60 or more semester units completed, start here!


Program for Accelerated College Education (PACE) is for working students returning to college after a period away. 


Advising support and resources for International Students.


Resources/videos on enrolling, dropping, and degree requirements.


Life happens… Get help! You are NOT alone.

AACE Advising Team

Academic Advising and Career Education
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  • Looking for your FASST advisor?
  • First and second year students can find their assigned FASST advisor through BayAdvisor or by emailing the following.
  • Email:
  • Peer Advising Leaders
  • General advising, including GE, course prerequisite information, referrals to other programs/services and questions about transferring of courses.
  • Phone: (510) 885-3621
  • PACE Advisor
  • PACE counselor Shannon Coskran sees matriculated students by appointment only.
  • Phone: 510-885-7223
  • Email: