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Guide to Services

Academic Advising and Academic Support (Tutoring) - Contact your academic advisor, program director, or for the following programs, contact the Academic Advising Center: math, science, nursing, business, undecided majors, and questions related to general education courses and transfer coursework:

  • Academic Advising Center (Brennan Hall, Room 81) - Contact: Laura Lyndon (510-436-1658)

Academic Probation (Hester)

  • Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs – Contact: Elaine Bauer

Admission, Marketing, Outreach and Recruiting (Founder’s North)

Center for Social Justice and Civic Engagement (Brennan Hall, Student Success Center)

Career Services (Brennan Hall, Student Success Center)

  • Career Opportunities and Internships - Contact: Maureen Nikaido (510-436-1419)
  • Student Employment on Campus – Contact: Alondra Maciel (510-436-1003)

Disability Support Services

  • Pathways to Academic Success (DSS) - Contact: Polly Mayer (510-436-1394)

International Student Services (Brennan Hall, Student Success Center)

  • Student visas, internships, or work in the US – Contact: Lauren Avina (510-436-1356)

Student Development and Engagement (SODA Commons)

Student Financial Services (Hester, East Wing) - Financial Aid and Student Accounts works closely together to help with scholarships, grants, loans, and payments. The financial aid counselors are divided by last name as follows:

Student Success and Retention (Brennan Hall, Student Success Center)









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