Current UCLA undergraduate students can schedule 30-minute one-on-one advising appointments with our Graduate Research Mentors during fall, winter, and spring quarters in person or on Zoom.

Graduate Research Mentors are available to discuss topics related to research and creative projects such as identifying research interests, getting started in research or creative inquiry, forming a research question, writing a research or creative proposal, applying to scholarship programs and graduate school, and finding a faculty mentor.


Graduate Research Mentors are available to meet with current UCLA undergraduate students during the following times weeks 1-10 in spring quarter. Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis and availability may be subject to change.

  • Monday: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: n/a


Click here to schedule a 30-minute one-on-one appointment with a Graduate Research Mentor, or visit MyUCLA.

  1. Visit MyUCLA and select the “Academics” tab
  2. Click on “Appointments” and select “Create Appointment”
  3. Select the “Undergraduate Research Center” from the drop-down menu
  4. Select an appointment time, location, and submit

Once your advising appointment has been scheduled, you will receive a confirmation email with your appointment details.

If you selected a Zoom appointment, click the link in the email to join the video appointment at your scheduled time, or dial-in to your appointment with your phone. You can also find the Zoom meeting links to your previous and upcoming appointments by checking “Appointments” under the “Academics” tab on MyUCLA. If you are joining with video, please turn your video on for the duration of your appointment. Please be patient if you join the Zoom meeting and your Graduate Research Mentor is not yet available.

If you selected an in-person appointment, visit our office in A334 Murphy at your scheduled time.