Undergraduate Advising Staff

Chika Anyiwo and Alice Kojima

Questions regarding your major and/or academic progress? Email If you are a UCSB student, emails must be sent from your UCSB email account.

Please allow one full business-day for a response to your email.

To schedule an appointment, please use the link below:

Locate our Department Advising Offices

Declaring Your Major

Faculty Advisors

Contact your faculty advisor for course content related questions, undergraduate preparation for medical and graduate school, research with faculty, or if referred by the undergraduate advisor.

For Freshmen and Seniors: Petra van Koppen

For Sophomores and Juniors: Leroy Laverman

For Biochemistry Majors: Kalju Kahn

For Honors Students: Paula Bruice


Tel: (805) 893-5675


Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of California Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9510