Peer Advising

Peer Advisers are junior and senior psychology students earning course credit to provide guidance to students about the Psychology major. Peer Advisers provide the following:

  • Review of major requirements
  • Discussion of favorite psychology courses
  • Information about psychology opportunities at SF State

Fall 2022 Peer Advising will be held from August 22nd to December 9th. You can meet with a Peer Advisor either in-person (EP 203) or via Zoom. The schedule is provided below:

Mondays

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Nelson (he/him) is a transfer student and wants to work as a Marriage and Family Therapist. 
  • ZOOM ID: 843 6375 1682
  • ZOOM Passcode: 967551

12 p.m. to 3 p.m. (In-person)

  • Adviser: Dominic (he/him) is a transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to work serving underprivileged and marginalized populations. 
  • Location: EP 203
     

Tuesdays

9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Mariana (she/her) is a transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to work as School Counselor or college Professor. 
  • ZOOM ID: 538 178 7095
  • ZOOM Passcode: 777812

1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Aiko (she/her) is a transfer student and wants to work with children. 
  • ZOOM ID: 702 266 6489
  • ZOOM Passcode: 023539

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Mea (she/her) is a transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to own a business providing alternative healing services. 
  • ZOOM ID: 654 754 2456
  • ZOOM Passcode: Peer2Peer

 

Wednesdays

9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Chris (he/him) is a transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to work in criminology.
  • ZOOM ID: 760 333 2408
  • ZOOM Passcode: 826600

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (In-person)

  • Adviser: Alan (he/him) is a transfer student and wants to be a college professor in Psychology.
  • Location: EP 203

2 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Zoe (she/her) is a transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to be a therapist and forensic psychologists.
  • ZOOM ID: 761 890 3064
  • ZOOM Passcode: 447055

 

Thursdays

8 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Tina (she/her) is a non-transfer student and wants to work as a User Experience Researcher. 
  • ZOOM ID: 228 004 3699
  • ZOOM Passcode: 771932

10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Adrianne (she/her) is a non-transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to work as a Marriage Family Therapist. 
  • ZOOM ID: 466 765 0355
  • ZOOM Passcode: 0JECZ9

1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Vinnie (he/she/they) is a non-transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to work in clinical psychology.
  • ZOOM ID: 815 1791 9606
  • ZOOM Passcode: 462103

 

Fridays

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Laurie (she/her) is a non-transfer student and wants to work as a Marriage and Family Therapist. 
  • ZOOM ID: 837 166 4175
  • ZOOM Passcode: 922524

12 p.m. to 3 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Emma (she/her) is a non-transfer student and wants to work in forensic psychology. 
  • ZOOM ID: 867 2446 5418
  • ZOOM Passcode: 936150

7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Yanina (she/her) is a non-transfer student, first in family to attend university, and wants to work in forensic psychology. 
  • ZOOM ID: 610 283 1623
  • ZOOM Passcode: 158003

 

Saturdays

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Rayane (he/him) is a transfer student and wants to work as a Marriage and Family Therapist. 
  • ZOOM ID: 438 388 6407
  • ZOOM Passcode: 693335

 

Sundays

10:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Adviser: Kyla (she/her) is a transfer student and wants to work to facilitate self-trust, understanding, and positive regard.
  • ZOOM ID: 943 959 2985
  • ZOOM Passcode: 373543

 

How to Become a Peer Adviser:

All Peer Advisers are enrolled PSY 680 Peer Advising for 3 units. Enrollment is through an application process and determined by the instructor. Applications for PSY 680 are reviewed during the course registration session of the prior semester (e.g., submit application in Spring to be a Peer Adviser in the Fall). Please contact Professor Kevin Eschleman (kesch@sfsu.edu) for an application.

Enrollment Eligibility:

  • Be a junior or senior psychology major.
  • Successful completion of PSY303.
  • Have an overall GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • Have at least 12 units in the major completed.
  • Be interested in developing academic advising and coaching skills.
  • Be conscientious about keeping appointments.