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Student Success Center College of Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary Studies

About SSIS Student Success Center

About The SSIS Student Success Center

The College of Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary Studies Student Success Center (SSC) engages students through and advising model that is proactive, comprehensive, and holistic. The student success team is comprised of professional advisors, graduate counseling interns, peer success leaders, and Faculty Fellows who are located in various departments across campus. The student success team works collaboratively to promote retention and timely degree completion.

Student Success Center Services, including but not limited to:

  • General Education (GE) and Graduation Requirements (GR) Advising
  • Expressed Interest (EI) Psychology advising
  • Course and academic planning using the Smart Planner
  • Interpretation of University academic policies
  • Basic career exploration and planning
  • Academic probation, disqualification and dismissal advising
  • GPA calculation
  • Referrals to campus resources and faculty advisors


Student Success Advisor Email Advising
Graduate Counseling Intern Intern  
Mayrose Acob - Graduation & Retention Coord. Mayrose EAB
Sharon Sahagun - Acad Advisor Sharon  
Faculty Fellows Advisor Email Advising
Catheryn Koss - Gerontology Dr. Koss TBA
Ta-Chen Wang - Economics Dr. Wang TBA
Seunghee Wie - FACS Dr. Wie Dr. Wie (Zoom)
Young-Im Lee - Political Science Dr. Lee Dr. Lee (Zoom)
Denys Brand - Psychology Dr. Brand TBA
Jacqueline Carrigan - Sociology Dr. Carrigan TBA
When scheduling an appointment with our advisors, select "Advising" and "College of SSIS Student Success Center."


Zoom Drop-In

Peer Success Leaders

Mentoring Programs

Campus Services

Find Us

SSIS Student Success Center
Amador Hall, Room 452A
Mon - Fri, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Contact Us

Phone: (916) 278-3846