Our staff advisors are available on weekdays to assist students individually with academic planning, petition review, course selection, career pathway development, and other matters related to the major. Advising Center Do you want to check your progress in your major or minor, or declare a major and/or minor in linguistics? Then you've come to the right place. Drop-In Advising Have a quick question? Drop into virtual Express Advising to speak with an advisor. VFD is intended to help you with quick general advising questions. Permission-to-add Looking to receive a PTA to add a course? Read through our eligibility and submit a PTA form. Frequently Asked Questions Answers to frequently asked questions about the undergraduate program in the UC Davis Department of Linguistics.