Undergraduate Neuroscience IDP Academic Advising

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Jaclyn Robbin

Undergraduate Academic Advisor & Program Coordinator

Phone: 310-206-2349
1321 Gonda Center

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Aftin Whitten, M.S.

Undergraduate Academic Advisor & Assistant Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 310-206-4407
1339 Gonda Center

Beginning in Fall 2021, the Undergraduate Neuroscience advisors will be working a remote/in-person hybrid schedule.

Advising sessions scheduled will be conducted remotely via Zoom and communication will continue to be shared through the listserv and on our website, but each advisor will also offer the option for in-person advising appointments on Mondays (Jaclyn) and Wednesdays (Jaclyn & Aftin), along with drop-in hours via Zoom on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

​How do I schedule an advising appointment? 

Neuroscience advising is by appointment only Monday – Friday and appointment scheduling information can be found below.

CURRENT UCLA STUDENTS ONLY: Please schedule an appointment with Aftin via or Jaclyn via .

For quick questions, please visit our drop-in Zoom hours: Advising drop-in hours will be held on Tuesday mornings from 9AM – 11AM and Wednesday and Friday afternoons from 2PM – 3PM. Please find the zoom information here:

TUESDAYS: Zoom Link (Meeting ID: 990 8116 4475 / Passcode: NeuroW22).

WEDNESDAYS & FRIDAYS: Zoom Link (Meeting ID: 920 1024 1489 / Passcode: Neuro1!)

For newly admitted students, prospective students, alumni, or other inquiries, please email

If you call or email with a question, please include your full name, your question, and University ID.

Neuroscience Mailing List

In order to best reach Neuroscience Majors and Minors, an online email distribution list has been created. It is every Neuroscience student’s responsibility to join the Neuroscience Mailing List for important news related to NSIDP. If you are a Neuroscience major/minor and have not yet received an email regarding this list, please email with your name and preferred email address. Be sure to add to your safe list.