Communication Studies

Welcome to Communication Studies

Our main department office in AS-309 will be closed until further notice due to the COVID-19 safety measures that have been implemented on campus. Please email the department chair (jennifer.asenas@csulb.edu) or the department assistant (savannah.holmes@csulb.edu) if you have any questions or concerns.

Mental Health Resources

Emergency: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24/7 at (800) 273-8255 or you can message the Crisis Text Line by texting “HOME” to 741-741 and a crisis responder will assist you.
CSULB CAPS: If you find yourself in need of assistance, you can still contact CAPS: CAPS at (562) 985-4001.  http://web.csulb.edu/divisions/students/caps/
Online: There are other online resources about your mental health and coping: MENTAL HEALTH & COPING – COVID-19: (includes links for families and children) https://docs.google.com/document/d/1eu7tRNwFDC0lD2bnWXrViTpy1xRIG4Sg156NtsAy5ec/edit

Basic Needs Resources

Beach Pantry: https://asicsulb.org/corporate/discover/beach-pantry

Cal Fresh: http://web.csulb.edu/divisions/students/calfresh/

Student Emergency & Wellness: http://web.csulb.edu/divisions/students/seiwp/index.html

 

Department Chair

Dr. Jennifer Asenas

AS-311

jennifer.asenas@csulb.edu

Email to schedule appointment

General Advising Information

Office Phone Number Office Location Office Advising Hours

(562) 985-2136

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AS-316

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring 2020 Online Advising

ONLINE ONLY

email dawn.kelsey@csulb.edu or melanie whitney@csulb.edu  with questions or to set up a phone appt. during their normally scheduled advising hours.

Melanie Whitney — contact Mondays & Wednesdays

Dawn Kelsey — contact on Tuesdays & Thursdays

 

Weekly Hours

Mondays: 9:20-12:20pm

Tuesdays: 12-3:45pm

Wednesdays: 9:20-12:20pm

Thursdays: 12-3:45pm

 

 

Undergraduate Advisors

Advisor E-Mail
Melanie Whitney melanie.whitney@csulb.edu
Dawn Kelsey dawn.kelsey@csulb.edu

 

 

Graduate Advisors

Advisor Name Advisor Information Additional Information
Chris Duerringer

christopher.duerringer@csulb.edu

By appointment