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Faculty Office Hours
Current semester's office hours and contact information for department faculty

Current and prospective majors can find out how to connect with faculty advisors

Information about the scholarships the department typically offers

Challenge Exam
For non-Government majors only who need to fulfill the state requirements for proficiency and knowledge of the U.S. Constitution, National Government and/or California State and Local Government (successful completion of the exam does not equal units earned for completion of course)

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Applications are now being accepted for the Politcal Science Honor Society, Pi Sigma Alpha. Click here for more information. Application deadline is 5pm on Monday, April 2, 2018.

Applications are now being accepted for Politcal Science Department Scholarships. Click here for more information. Application deadline is Noon on Monday, April 2, 2018.

Students who would like to become Government majors or minors should consult with a faculty advisor and have them sign the Declaration/Change of major form; bring signed forms to the Department Office in Tahoe Hall 3104 for the Department Chair's signature.

Did you know that you can join the Hornets Policy & Politics Alumni (HPPA) Chapter before you graduate? HPPA hosts local events and supports a professional network of Sacramento State alumni and students interested in public policy, government, and politics. Learn more here 



Tahoe Hall 3104

Spring Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.