Contact Us


    Academic Advising

  • Advising is located in the Cowell Academics Administration Building at the College Office

    Advising hours are typically 9:30-11:30 and 1:30-3:30 Monday - Friday. 
    Please call 831.459.2253 to confirm drop-in times or for appointments. 

    Many academic advising questions can also be answered via email, and may be answered throughout the day. However, appointments cannot be made over email. Please call 831.459.2253 for appointments. Otherwise, you may send an email to cowell@ucsc.edu. You can find more information about academic advising here.

    We also receive faxes at 831.459.5348.

    Please note that due to FERPA regulations, we cannot discuss a student's academic information with anyone else without the student's written consent.

    By mail:

    Cowell College Advising
    1156 High St.
    Cowell College Office
    University of California
    Santa Cruz, CA 95064

  • Residential Life

  • The Cowell/Stevenson Residential Life Office is located underneath the Cowell/Stevenson Dining Hall

    Open 8:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday. You can find more information about housing and residential life here.

    The office can be reached by calling 831.459.2173 or by emailing us at cowell_housing@ucsc.edu

    by mail:

    Cowell Residential Life Office
    Cowell College Office
    University of California
    1156 High St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95064

    Student Address:


    Cowell

    Student's Name
    UCSC Cowell College
    501 Cowell Service Road, #XXX
    Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1119

    Stevenson

    Student's Name
    UCSC Stevenson College
    551 Stevenson Service Road, #XXX
    Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1107

  • Programs & Activities

  • The Cowell Programs & Activities Office is located in Room 133, at the top of the hall above the Coffee Shop

    Hours for this office vary, depending on staff schedules and weekly events at Cowell. Learn more information about student involvement here.

    The office can be reached by calling 831.459.2255 or by emailing us at cowellprograms@gmail.com

    by mail:

    Cowell Programs & Activities Office
    Cowell College Office
    University of California
    1156 High St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95064

  • College Office (General)

  • The general College Office is located with Advising in the Cowell Academics Administration Building

    The College Office is open 9:00am - 4:00pm Monday - Friday.

    General college administration functions and sticker validations are performed here.

    The office can be reached by calling 831.459.2253, or by emailing us at cowell@ucsc.edu.

    by mail:
    Staff Member
    Cowell College Office
    University of California
    1156 High St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95064

  • Cowell Academic Services (Faculty)

  • Cowell Academic Services is located (upstairs) in Cowell 224, in the Cowell Academics Administration Building

    Cowell Academic Services is the central contact point for all Cowell faculty.

    You can contact us by calling 831.459.2609.

    by mail
    Faculty Name
    Cowell Academic Services
    University of California
    1156 High St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95064