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Your degree progess is important to us! Your College of Integrative Sciences and Arts (CISA) advising team is ready to assist you with any of your academic related questions.

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Click on the category below that best describes you for your advising options.

Your Tempe-based CISA advising team is ready to help! We support the following majors: Interdisciplinary Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies (Organizational Studies), and Organizational Leadership (Project Management).

Virtual Same Day Advising is available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. (Arizona time) on Zoom. Students are assisted in the order that they log in and will meet 1:1 with an advisor for assistance. Virtual Same Day Advising is usually the quickest way to meet with an advisor.

Common student needs that can be addressed during a Virtual Same Day Advising session:

  • Confirm already enrolled classes
  • Questions related to course scheduling
  • IDS 401 options, application assistance and deadlines
  • Probation holds removed
  • Drop/withdraw questions close to deadlines
  • Questions regarding disqualification and readmission

Click here for Zoom link and more information

If Virtual Same Day Advising does not work with your schedule, you can call 480-965-4464 for appointment alternatives.

What to expect during your first appointment
  • A friendly advisor ready to discuss your major, course requirements, and degree completion goals
  • Thorough DARS review
    • This includes all transfer credits
  • Co-developed action plan to help you move forward

How to prepare

  • At the time of your appointment, have your computer/laptop/tablet turned on and ready to use
  • Open and log on to your My ASU page
  • Zoom appointments are preferred for all new students

Zoom Appointment          Phone Appointment

In Person Appts: Please call 480-965-4464 to schedule

You can request a major change through the ASU Changing Majors website without having an appointment first.

This appointment is for students who want to change or have recently changed to Interdisciplinary Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies (Organizational Studies) or Organizational Leadership (Project Management). If you want to change to a major outside of the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts, please use the link above to submit a Major Change Request.

What to expect during your first appointment

  • A friendly advisor ready to discuss your major, course requirements and degree completion goals
  • Thorough DARS review
  • Co-developed action plan to help you move forward

How to prepare

  • At the time of your appointment, have your computer/laptop/tablet turned on and ready to use
  • Open and log on to your My ASU page
  • Zoom appointments are preferred for all Change of Major appointments

Zoom Appointment          Phone Appointment

In Person Appts: Please call 480-965-4464 to schedule


Email Advising

Email advising is great if you have a straightforward question and prefer to contact our advising team via email. If we feel that your question requires more assistance beyond what can be provided via email, you may be directed to attend Virtual Same Day Advising.

Interdisciplinary Studies email       IDS 401 Questions        Project Management email

Common email inquiries:

For Project Management students - you can email your advising team at pmadvising@asu.edu

For Interdisciplinary Studies and Organizational Studies students - you can email your advising team at idsadvising@asu.edu

Francesa (Franny) CaputaMegan (Duskey) CatonRenee Elder
Brian FergusonVanessa MoralesJennifer Wadsworth

Our office is open Monday - Friday between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Arizona time).

The College of Integrative Sciences and Arts Advising Office is located in Urban System Engineering (USE) on the Tempe Campus.

Metered parking is available in Lot 46.  Tyler Parking Garage is the closest covered parking.

For scheduling assistance, please call 480-965-4464
Monday - Friday | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Arizona Time)