For questions concerning course planning, change of major requests, financial aid appeals, course substitutions, and information regarding honors and graduation, contact the Social Sciences Undergraduate Student Affairs.

1201 Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-5100
Phone: (949) 824-6803
Fax: (949) 824-2492


Department Chair


Justin Richland


Director of Graduate Studies


Mei Zhan


Director of Graduate Admissions


Eleana Kim


Director of Undergraduate Studies & Undergraduate Honors Program


Valerie Olson
Kristin Peterson


Graduate Advisor


Jennifer Gerson


Administrative Staff


Aubrey Bayoneta
Monica Rodriguez
Melissa Valdez


Mailing Address
Department of Anthropology
3203 Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway
University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-5100

Telephone: (949) 824-3230

Direction (UCI Campus)
The Department Administrative Suite is located on the 3rd floor of the Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway Building.
See: SBSG Building (214)

Directions to the campus can be found here.


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