Academic Advising

Sharla Cheney

Sharla Cheney

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Landscape Architecture + Sustainable Environmental Design

135 Hunt Hall

(530) 754-8628

Contact for academic plans, scheduling major requirements, degree certification, course registration numbers (CRNs), Internships, academic difficulty, petitions, grades, transfer credit, resources and more.

To make an appointment, please visit:

Drop-ins are welcome between 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM and will be limited to 10-15 minutes. Appointments will be 30 minutes (or more, if the schedule allows), and those with appointments will have priority.


Jessica Yu

Undergraduate Peer Adviser

Landscape Architecture + Sustainable Environmental Design

135 Hunt Hall

Contact for general advising, academic plans, class scheduling, help registering for courses, finding resources, and information about the student experience.


David de la Pena

Master Advisor

For course substitutions and waivers, academic difficulty, specializations, careers, research, internships, and future graduate education contact Prof. David de la Pena, Program Director and Master Advisor,  Email him to make an appointment.  


Faculty Advising 

LA+ED Faculty  

Contact for letters of recommendation, specialization course options (restricted electives), job (career) information, sponsor for internships and independent study, advice on grad school  


College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Dean’s Office Advising 

For advising related to general education requirements, academic difficulty or poor academic standing, petitions, exceptions to policy, major exploration, and more