Rachel Johnson Undergraduate Academic Advisor Rachel Johnson
Building 74M-A111

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Undergraduate Academic Advising

Cal Poly offers many helpful academic advising resources, starting with a summer advising program (SOAR) and SLO Transfer Days prior to entrance into Cal Poly, and continuing with department-based advising in Wine & Viticulture.

Wine & Viticulture Peer Advising Center staffed with well-trained, experienced students to help with schedule planning and related academic questions. Peer advising is located in building 74M-A100. Advising questions can be emailed to cafesadvising@calpoly.edu

The Wine & Viticulture Academic Advising goals for every student are:

  • To succeed at coursework and graduate in a timely manner
  • To take responsibility for their education

To facilitate these goals, the departmental undergraduate Academic Advisor, Rachel Johnson helps students with:

  • Proper course selection and degree requirements
  • Using and interpreting the Degree Progress Report
  • Understanding and adhering to academic policies
  • Supporting and strategically planning academic success with ALL Wine & Viticulture students on academic probation, disqualification and university re-admittance
  • Providing suggestions and referrals for other campus support services (study abroad, counseling, tutoring, etc.)

Peer Advisors are available to assist students with:

  • How to use PASS/CPREG to search and register for classes
  • Schedule Planning
  • Class Planning
  • General university questions / referrals

Faculty Advisors are available to assist students with:

  • Career/Industry issues and questions
  • Senior project

Advising Resources


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