What We Do

We’re here to assist you in planning your educational path, including your personal and professional development, all while connecting you to academic and co-curricular programs of the university that will yield strong personal connections for you throughout the university community.

Our academic advising model is built on a partnership between you, your faculty and us—all guided by our core values of care, academic excellence, diversity, faith, justice, and leadership.

  • We are committed to providing you with guidance and support to help you develop a successful educational plan.
  • We share in discussion and reflection on your experiences.
  • We monitor your academic advancement and performance.

Who We Advise

  • Prospective Students (Transfer & Freshman)
  • Students interested in switching to a major in the College of Science and Engineering
  • Pre-Science Majors & Pre-Engineering Majors
  • Students Interested in Health Professions (Pre-Health)



Contact us

College of Science and Engineering Advising Center ENGR room 300



M-F: 8:30AM to 4:30PM

Walk-In Advising

These are for CURRENT SU students.

*Walk-in hours are subject to change. Please call ahead to confirm.

*Additional walk-in hours are available during the first week of the quarter.

Prospective students should schedule an appointment by calling 206-296-2500.

General Advising:

Monday-Thursday 10:30AM-12:00PM & 1:30PM-3:00PM

Pre Health Advising:

Tuesday & Thursday 1:30PM-3:30PM Wednesday 11:30AM-1:30PM

Pre-Health Advising

If you are interested in a career in the health professions, we are here to support you. Pre-health advising is available to current and prospective students - as well as alums!

Science and Engineering Majors

designed for research and hands on learning

Student Clubs and Organizations

Choose from the Chemistry Club, Engineers for a Sustainable World, or National Society of Black Engineers - just to name a few

Advising Center Staff Members

Here to answer your questions and help you along your academic journey

Exploring Your Options

Are you interested in the College of Science and Engineering, but unsure of what you want to major in? The Pre-Engineering and Pre-Science programs are designed to let you explore our majors while also keeping you on track to graduate.

While in the Pre-Engineering and Pre-Science Programs you will work closely with an advisor to determine what major is right for you. Some of the ways we help include:

  • Required quarterly advising sessions
  • Guidance in locating resources to explore possible majors and careers
  • Referrals to faculty in the programs of interest for informational interviews
  • Partnering with the Career Services for online career and values assessment and interpretation

Click below for more information or contact us to discuss the programs in more detail.