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Following the campus guidelines for Coronavirus all UC Davis classes, lectures, seminars, labs and discussion sections will move to virtual instruction and remain virtual through the end of spring quarter 2020, including final exams. Given this, the department’s administrative functions have moved to remote work conditions. To contact staff members of the department via e-mail or phone, please go to our administrative staff contact page. 

Advising Office

Help is here when you need it. Staff and peer advisors are available weekdays to assist students individually with academic planning, petition review, course selection, career pathway development and other matters related to the major and staying on course toward graduation.

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Anthropology staff undergraduate advisors

Kelli Sholer 
Location: 1285 SS&H

Caroline Herrod 
Location: 1284 SS&H

Have a question?  Need to submit a form? Send us an email: 

Virtual Drop-In Hours will be posted soon for Fall 2020

Drop-in appointments are appropriate for:

  • quick questions about class offerings and planning classes
  • discussing the ANT minor 
  • discussing how to get involved in the department through research 
  • discussing campus resources 
  • picking up or dropping off forms


Scheduled appointments should be reserved for: 

  • discussing in-depth academic planning (including creating an academic plan requested by the Dean's Office).
  • declaring a double major 
  • discussing post-grad opportunities (i.e. graduate school, career exploration, etc.)


Faculty advisors

You would consult with a faculty advisor if you are interested in discussing pathways for graduate school, undergrad research opportunities in the department, or course substitutions for the major. 

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