College of Science

Science Advising for Semester Conversion

Semester Conversion will take place Fall 2018 when the University will be changing from the current quarter system to a new semester calendar. For more information on the Conversion Guide and the transition from quarters to semesters please visit the university Semester Conversion website.

List of FAQ's regarding semester conversion

Quarter to Semester Conversion Handbook

Semester Conversion Workshops/ Group Advising

Group Advising will be held for students with the last name of M-Z for KHP and CS. You should have recieved an email from your department office and our office letting you know if you will recieve a hold. Students with the last name of A-L will come to group advising in the Spring Semester.  No RSVP is required; first come, first served.

Please view the KHP Fall 2018 Group Advising video here.

Please view the CS Fall 2018 Group Advising video here.

These videos were played in the sessions below.

Kinesiology & Health Promotion- All sessions below will be held from 12 to 1 pm in 8-52.

Tuesday, September 25th    – OR – Thursday, September 27th    – OR –

Tuesday, October 2nd – OR –  Thursday, October 4th – OR –

Tuesday, October 9th – OR –  Thursday, October 11th – OR –

Tuesday, October 16th – OR –  Thursday, October 18th – OR –

Tuesday, October 23rd – OR – Thursday, October 25th

Computer Science- All sessions below will be held from 12 to 1 pm in 3-2636.

Tuesday, September 25th    – OR – Thursday, September 27th    – OR –

Tuesday, October 2nd – OR –  Thursday, October 4th – OR –

Tuesday, October 9th – OR –  Thursday, October 11th – OR –

Tuesday, October 16th – OR –  Thursday, October 18th – OR –

Tuesday, October 23rd – OR – Thursday, October 25th

Department Specific Conversion Information

Please view the following links to find out more specific semester conversion information. This information has been provided by your academic department. Be sure to look at the other College of Science department's conversion information for your support courses and other pre-requisites. Lastly, please be sure to continuously check your Cal Poly Pomona email for updates regarding this information.

Biological Sciences

Chemistry & Biochemistry

Computer Science

Geological Sciences

Kinesiology & Health Promotion

Mathematics & Statistics

Physics


Fall 2018 Semester Curriculum Sheets/ Roadmpas

Fall 2018 Curriculum Sheets for each department can be found here.

Unoffical Roadmaps for each department can be found here.

Fall 2017 Transfer Students & Continuing Students should follow the requirements that were in place in the year you were admitted to Cal Poly Pomona. Please find the curriculum sheets here. You may find your curriculum year at the top of your Degree Progress Report.

Fall 2017 First-time freshmen students should have been notified if they would be changing to the new curriculum by the Office of Student Success. All of the fall 2017 freshmen below will be changing with the exception of Biology-Botany; Biology- General Biology; Biology- Microbiology; Biology- Zoology and Physics majors. This change will occur in August 2018. If there are questions, please consult with the Advising Center or your academic department.



How are GE's Affected by Semester Conversion?

 More info to come.

However, in the meantime, please use this GE Tool to verify you are taking the correct GE corresponding to the correct GE Area.

*Adapted from Student Success Central -Semester Conversion website.


Fall 2018 Student Success Ambassador Hours

Mondays: 10 am- 10:50 am & 2:20 pm- 3:50 pm

Tuesdays: 8 am - 12 pm

Wednesdays: 10 am- 10:50 am & 2:20 pm- 3:50 pm

Fridays: 8 am - 11 am

Have further questions, about Semester Conversion stop by the Advising Center!

In the Advising Center you will be assisted by our Academic Success Mentors, Alisher, Anissa, Geline, Mariam & Jose or our Student Success Ambassadors, Jiheng or Jasmine, along with our Professional Staff Advisors- Ashley, Kristi, & Vannessa. We are located in Building 3, Room 1645. Please view our drop-in hours.

 *Every effort has been made to provide students with the most accurate and up-to-date semester conversion information for advising purposes. However, this information may be amended or changed at any time. Please continuously check your Cal Poly Pomona email for updates.  Last updated: October 2018