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Wondering who to contact?

Find your Departmental Academic Advisor on the Advisors, Majors, & Minors page.

If you are CHASS Undeclared, Pre-Business, or a dismissed student seeking readmission to CHASS, you may email a quick question to one of the College Academic Advisors below. For more extensive questions, please see our appointment and walk-in advising information here.

If you are majoring (or want to major) in any other CHASS major from those listed above, please contact the appropriate Departmental Academic Advisor listed on the Advisors, Majors, & Minors page.

Please remember to include your full name and student ID number in all correspondence with UCR staff and faculty.

Select one person to whom you will email your question. Please do not email the entire office as this results in a duplication of efforts.


COLLEGE ACADEMIC ADVISORS
(CHASS Undeclared, Pre-Business, and dismissed students seeking readmission to CHASS)

Tiffany Medley| Academic Advisor & Undeclared Program Manager
tiffany.medley@ucr.edu
Tiffany advises CHASS Undeclared students, dismissed students seeking readmission to CHASS, and occasionally Pre-Business students. College liaison for Departmental Academic Advisors in History, and Philosophy. Tiffany graduated from the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences in 2007. She has been serving UCR since 2011.
Anthony Gonzalez Anthony Gonzalez| Academic Advisor & Pre-Business Program Manager
anthony.gonzalez@ucr.edu
Tony is the Program Manager for Pre-Business. He advises Pre-Business students as well as Undeclared students and dismissed students seeking readmission to CHASS. He is the College liaison for the Academic Advisors in the School of Business Administration and for Departmental Academic Advisors in Political Science. He oversees the CHASS Peer Advisors and assists with the Pre-Business Theme Hall. Tony has been serving UCR since 2001.
Gabrielle Brewer | Academic Advisor & CHASS Executive Committee Administrator
gabrielle.brewer@ucr.edu
Gabrielle advises CHASS Undeclared students, Pre-Business students, and dismissed students seeking readmission to CHASS. She also works with the CHASS Executive Committee in establishing and approving changes to academic policies, courses, and curriculum. She is the College liaison for Departmental Academic Advisors in Creative Writing, Comparative Literature & Foreign Languages, Hispanic Studies, English, Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Theatre and Art & Art History. Gabrielle has been serving UCR since 1997.
Gloria McGuire | Academic Advisor and Graduation Coordinator
gloria.mcguire@ucr.edu
Gloria advises CHASS Undeclared students, Pre-Business students, and dismissed students seeking readmission to CHASS. She also oversees graduation clearance procedures in the College. She is the College liaison for Departmental Academic Advisors in the Multidisciplinary Majors. Gloria has been serving UCR since 1993.

Karen Mitchell | Academic Advisor and CNAS & BCOE Liaison
karen.mitchell@ucr.edu
Karen advises CHASS Undeclared students, Pre-Business students, and dismissed students seeking readmission to CHASS. She is the College liaison for Departmental Academic Advisors in Sociology and Anthropology.

 

Dennis David | Academic Advisor and Tech Specialist
dennis.david@ucr.edu
Dennis advises CHASS Undeclared students, Pre-Business students, and dismissed students seeking readmission to CHASS. He is also the webmaster for the CHASS Student Academic Affairs web site. He is the College liaison for Departmental Academic Advisors in Economics, Psychology, and Neuroscience. He has been serving UCR since 2006.


ADMINISTRATION

Cynthia Carrasco-Cannon | Student Affairs Assistant
cynthia.carrascocannon@ucr.edu
Cynthia serves as the undergraduate Student Affairs Assistant. She troubleshoots student inquiries by communicating with academic advisors, Registrar, International Student Resource Center, Financial Aid, and other colleges or departments on campus to resolve questions regarding policies and procedures. She informs students of college policies, procedures, and appropriate forms and manages student traffic. Supervises student workers and works to coordinate their schedules. She has been serving UCR since 2015.
José Beruvides | Director of Academic Advising
jose.beruvides@ucr.edu
José oversees academic advising in the College. He has been serving UCR since 2003.

Dr. Sang-Hee Lee| Associate Dean for Student Academic Affairs
sang-hee.lee@ucr.edu
Dr. Sang-Hee Lee oversees student academic affairs issues in the College. She is also a Professor in the Department of Anthropology. For information about her research interests, visit her website here.

For petitions or forms requiring the Dean's approval, please contact your Academic Advisor.


GENERAL INFORMATION

Location 3400 Humanities & Social Sciences Bldg. (HMNSS)
Main Phone (951) 827-3683 (answered only during hours of operation)
Fax (951) 827-5836 (please call main phone line to confirm successful receipt of your fax)
U.S. Mail CHASS Student Affairs; UC Riverside; Riverside, CA 92521
Front Desk Hours Please check our calendar for current hours of operation.

Walk-In Advising

Limited to 6 minutes. Please check the Student Advising Appointment System for the current walk-in schedule.

Available to CHASS Undeclared and Pre-Business students only.

Appointments

Available for 20 or 40 minutes. Please go to the Student Advising Appointment System to schedule an appointment.

Active students from CNAS, BCOE, and SoBA may schedule an appointment to discuss CHASS Undeclared or Pre-Business during weeks 4, 9, 10, finals week, and term breaks only.

Dismissed students pursuing readmission through UCR Extension Center may schedule an appointment at any time during the quarter except week 1. Current Extension Center transcripts are required.