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Division of Student Affairs

Academic Advising Center

About Us

Staff Photo 2016

Mission and Goals

The Academic Advising Center offers current students advising on General Education and Graduation Requirements. The Center engages students in a developmental process that helps clarify and implement individual educational plans consistent with their skills, interests, and values. Through First-Year Advising (FYA), the First-Year Experience (FYE) and the Second Year Success (SYS) programs, professional staff, faculty advisors, and student interns help students understand the University's academic requirements, policies and procedures.

 ACADEMIC ADVISING - sTRATEGIC PLAN

Interim Director - Jazzie Murphy

Academic Advising Staff

Assistant Director - My Sayamnath

Coordinator, First Year Advising - Denise Hamilton

Coordinator, First Year Experience - Jason Sumi

Coordinator, Second Year Advising - Mayrose Acob

Coordinator, Project PASS - Tina Souza

Coordinator, Undeclared and Expressed Interest - Adriana Cervantes

Academic Advisor - Daniel Castellanos

Academic Advisor - Elizabeth Velasquez

Academic Advisor - Iza Bedolla

Academic Advisor - Kylee Sharp

Academic Advisor - Lauren Gatto

Academic Advisor - Tiffany Northern

Program and Personnel Analyst - Rusty Slabinski

Budget Analyst - Shannon Ainger

Faculty Advisors

Maggie Beddow - College of Education

Dimitri Bogazianos - College of Health & Human Services

Phillip Akutsu - College of Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary Studies

Mary Doyno - College of Arts & Letters

Frank Lilly - College of Education

Marcus Romani - College of Engineering & Computer Science

Harvey Stark - College of Arts & Letters

Judy Thoma - College of Arts & Letters

Chris Taylor - College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Front Desk Student Assistants

Aleah Fisher

Jana Mentink

Karina Aguayo

Katrina Shadowens

Lizette Muniz

Mayra Baez

Sophia Soto

916.278.1000 (T)

916.278.7842 (F)

Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

New office hours effective 1/23/17: M,Th,F 8:00am-5:00pm & T,W 8:00am-6:00pm

Our phone is answered during our open hours if there are no students at the counter. If you reach our voicemail, please call back. You can also email us at advising@csus.edu.

Office Closures

December 23, 2016 - January 2, 2017 Winter Break (CAMPUS CLOSED)

January 16, 2017 Holiday (CAMPUS CLOSED)

March 31, 2017 Holiday (CAMPUS CLOSED)

May 29, 2017 Holiday (CAMPUS CLOSED)

Location & Directions

    Lassen Hall 1013

    Directions to Campus: Click Here

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    Campus Visitor Center Information: Click Here

Get Connected

The Academic Advising Center offers current students advising on General Education and Graduation Requirements. The Center engages students in a developmental process that helps clarify and implement individual educational plans consistent with their skills, interests, and values.

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