Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Transer Student Advising Sign-Ups


Welcome to CSUF and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry! We are happy you have chosen to transfer to CSUF and major in our Department; we are here to support your academic plans every step of the way toward graduation.


To set up a Major Advising Zoom meeting with Dr. Peter de Lijser, use this link on your computer or smartphone:


When you are on the website, you see Dr. de Lijser’s calendar and availability.  Pick a day and then select one of the available timeslots. Confirm the selection and then enter your name and email on the next page. You can put notes or a question if you want (optional) and then click on Schedule Event. You will get an email with a calendar invitation including a Zoom link for the meeting.


Prior to your advising appointment, please send copies of your latest transcripts (unofficial) to Dr. de Lijser via email ( During your appointment, he will go over your transcripts and Titan Degree Audit (TDA) with you to make sure you can enroll in the correct classes. He will also answer any questions you may have (or refer you to the correct person to answer the question).


Make sure you add the day and time of your appointment to your calendar. If you are not familiar with Zoom, please check out this website with resources:


We welcome you and look forward to meeting with you throughout the summer! Until that time you can find more information about our Department in our social media outlets: