Physical Sciences ZotChat

ZotChat is an online live chat service available for students to ask general counseling or advising related questions. Counselors/Peer Academic Advisors in the School of Physical Sciences are available to answer general questions related to the following:

  • Policies and Procedures
  • Degree Requirements for Physical Sciences Majors
  • Change of Major Requirements for Physical Sciences Majors
  • Prerequisite Information/Prerequisite Clearance
  • Enrollment Issues
  • Excess Unit Request
  • Course Offering Information

ZotChat is intended for questions that can be answered quickly. Questions/advisement requiring more time should be asked on a walk-in basis by visiting our office in 134 Rowland Hall during business hours. School of Physical Sciences ZotChat is NOT intended to answer questions related to:

  • Career Counseling
  • Admissions Counseling
  • Transcript Evaluation
  • Graduation Checks
  • Creating a Study Plan
  • Academic Probation or Disqualification
  • Personal/Crisis/Mental Health Counseling

ZotChat is not available for Personal/Crisis/Mental Health Counseling. UC Irvine students in need of these services should contact the UCI Counseling Center directly:


ZotChat availability for Summer 2020 (June 8th-September 25th). 

ZotChat will not be available on 7/3 & 9/7 due to campus holiday.

Weekday Day Hours Evening Hours
Monday 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-4:00pm Not Available
Tuesday 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-4:00pm Not Available
Wednesday 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-4:00pm Not Available
Thursday 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-4:00pm Not Available
Friday 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-4:00pm Not Available