Welcome to the School of Social Sciences!

The School of Social Sciences offers knowledge and skills that prepare our graduates to live richly rewarding personal, professional, and social lives while understanding and appreciating human complexity in a global society.

The school contributes to the political, economic, and cultural literacy of its citizens while expanding and preserving knowledge.It is a regional center for active social change and human betterment,
advocacy, and planning. The school maintains an environment conducive to personal and professional growth attained through equality, shared governance,and open communication.



School Advisor

Vanessa Bascherini

Vanessa helps students with Lower Divsion GE Advising, Review of the ARR, and other advising questions. Her office is located at Salazar Hall 1070. Call 707-664-2730 to make an appointment.

School News

Spring 2019 Brown Bag Lecture Series

Bring your lunch, relax, and enjoy hearing and discussing current research by faculty in the School of Social Sciences.

2018 Summer Research Grants

15 School of Social Science faculty members received $1,250 each to help fund their research as part of the Summer Research Grant program.