The NSS Academic Advisement team we would like to personally congratulate you and welcome you to the NSS Golden Eagle family.  We know that navigating college expectations and major requirements can be challenging, but with the right support, you will succeed! 

Our new SOAR 2 SUCCESS program is committed to creating an innovative student centered approach to support your academic goals!  We have some exciting ideas planned with innovative workshops, newsletters, and social media outreach campaigns to engage you throughout your Cal State LA journey. 

As you navigate the first semester, be sure to check out the SOAR 2 SUCCESS program’s newsletters. SOAR 2 SUCCESS Volume 1, Issues 1-3 are ready for you to check out!  Each issue includes important dates, campus and community events, campus resources, department and student highlights, and much more.  We hope you enjoy our newsletters and we look forward to connecting with you as the program continues to develop. 

Volume 1, issue 1

  • As the semester begins we wanted to highlight some useful tips to become a successful college student.
  • We shine a spotlight on the History and Political Science departments.
  • Alumni highlight – this issue we feature Rolando Chavez Carranza’s college journey. 

.August Issue

Volume 1, issue 2

  • Check out our helpful tips and resources to help you survive Midterms.
  • In preparation for the California Great Shakeout, we thought it would be helpful to brush up on your earthquake preparedness.
  • We shine a spotlight on the Psychology and Sociology department.

October Issue

Volume 1, issue 3

  • Explore different learning styles and help figure out which styles works best for you!
  • We shine a spotlight on Anthropology and the Geoscience (geology and geography) department.
  • Mind Matters – Nominate someone who has promoted inner well-being on campus!

November Issue

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Registration is around the corner! Do you have questions about what classes you should take next semester, if you should take 5 classes, or just want to drop in for a quick chat? Are you thinking about taking five classes next semester?  We would love to meet with you at