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: http://www.counseling.uci.edu/

ZotChat schedule for Spring 2022 March 28th - June 10th. 

***ZotChat will be unavailable on Monday May 30th for the Memorial Day Holiday and have limited hours on Tuesday April 5th.***

All times are Pacific Standard Time (PST).

Weekday Day Hours Evening Hours
Monday 9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pm 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pm 7 pm - 9 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pm 7 pm - 9 pm
Thursday 9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pm 7 pm - 9 pm
Friday 9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pm 7 pm - 9 pm