Undergraduate Program


Sociology is an exciting degree that allows its students to pursue a multiplicity of careers and interests. Berkeley’s sociology degree includes training in research methods and sociological theory, as well as opportunities to explore the broad range of sociological research and dive deeper into select topics. With world-renowned faculty and one of the best graduate programs in sociology, undergraduates in our department have a unique opportunity to engage in a lively academic environment that can hone their capacities as thinkers, leaders, and do-ers while learning in a community of like minded students ready to critically learn from and change the world.

In this section you will find more information about our major and find resources to help navigate your way through a degree in sociology. Explore our courses. Discover what you can do with a sociology major. Check out our student organizations. Learn about academic, co-curricular, and discovery opportunities through our Sociology Major Map. Learn how to declare a sociology major. And get connected with further mentoring, research, and study abroad opportunities.


Spring 2023 Department of Sociology Undergraduate Advising Schedule

Starting January 17, 2023

  • Cristina Rojas - 424 Social Sciences Building
  • Seng Saelee - 426 Social Sciences Building


Monday and Tuesday:

Cristina: In-person drop-in advising from 10-Noon and 2-4pm

Seng: Scheduled appointments only (contact adviser directly)


Wednesday and Thursday

Cristina: Scheduled appointments only (contact adviser directly)

Seng: In-person drop-in advising from 10-Noon and 2-4pm


Friday:  Scheduled appointments only (contact advisers directly)


SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS (contact advisers directly):

Cristina Rojas: cmrojas@berkeley.edu

Seng Saelee: ssaelee@berkeley.edu



Virtual Peer Advising Schedule:



Meeting ID: 910 6461 4661


Amber: Tuesdays 10-1pm

Casey: Thursday 1-2pm and Fridays 9-11am

Daniel: Monday 9-11am and Tuesday 9-10am

Julieanna: Monday 2-3pm and Tuesday 1-3pm

Sammy H.: Wednesday 10-12 pm and Thursday 11-12 pm

Sammy T. Monday 11-2pm