Scholarship Advisement Appointments

Update (JUL 2021):

Advisement will be taking place in non-face-to-face environments, including telephone, email, and Zoom during Summer 2021.
Students may still schedule appointments through SSC OR Email, as explained below. 

NISFeP | King Hall D145, Basement Level (Honors College Advising Suite)

Currently enrolled undergraduate students may schedule scholarship advisement appointments with NISFeP using Student Success Collaborative (SSC).

Currently enrolled graduate students and Cal State LA alumni may schedule scholarship advisement appointments by emailing Jessica Rodriguez at

Please note: NISFeP supports students with off-campus awards only.
For questions regarding Cal State LA general scholarships or financial aid, please contact the Center for Student Financial Aid & Scholarships.

How Undergraduate Students Schedule an Appointment with NISFeP

  1. Click the SCC logo above and login with your Cal State LA credentials

  2. Schedule Advising: Select “Get Advising”

  3. Why would you like to meet with an Advisor: Select “Academic Advising”

  4. Appointment Reason: Select “General Advising”

  5. Location: Select “Honors College Advising Center”

  6. Advisor: Jessica Rodriguez

  7. Select Date and Time

  8. Type a subcategory in comments box: In order to assist NISFeP in preparing for your appointment, please enter one the following subcategories into the comments box:

    • Scholarship Intake Session- Indicate this subcategory in the comments box if this is your first meeting with NISFeP.

    • Personal Statement Review- Indicate this subcategory in the comments box if you wish to receive feedback on an off-campus scholarship personal statement or essay. Then, email NISFeP a draft of your essay at least 1 business day before our meeting and in a Word doc format.

    • Scholarship In-Progress Session- Indicate this subcategory in the comments box if you are currently working on a scholarship or fellowship application.

    • Mock Interview- Indicate this subcategory in the comments box if you would like NISFeP to host a scholarship mock interview. Mock interviews must be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance.

    • Post-Scholarship Session- Indicate this subcategory in the comments box if you are requesting feedback after you have submitted a scholarship or fellowship application.

    • Other NISFeP- Indicate this subcategory in the comments box if your question(s) fall outside of the above topics. Please also provide additional details in the comments box about the reason for your visit.


Please make sure you arrive to your appointment on time. Cancelations or changes in appointment date and time must occur through SSC at least 24 hours prior to your appointment


Before Proceeding

The link to "Schedule an Appointment" directs users to AppointmentPlus and is being provided as a convenience. Cal State L.A. bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links.

Note: AppointmentPlus will ask you to "Create an Account" or login with your AppointmentPlus account. Please do not use your myCSULA account and password.

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