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CNAS Undergraduate Academic Advising Center



Contacts


map We are located at 1223 Pierce Hall
When facing Pierce Hall you will have the HUB (Highlander Union Building) behind you and the clock tower behind you and to your right.


Our office is right through the double doors marked "Undergraduate Academic Advising Center"

Our regular office hours are:
Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri: 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00-4:00pm
Wed: 10:00am-12:00pm & 1:00-4:00pm

Phone: (951) 827-7294 or (951) 827-3102
Fax: (951) 827-2243 or (951) 827-2798

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Staff Contacts

CoConnie Nugent, Ph.D., Divisional Dean of Student Academic Affairs

Oversees the academic status of all undergraduates in the College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences. Responsible for academic advising services for all undergraduates in CNAS including advising policies, procedures, programming and personnel. Grants exceptions to rules and regulations via petition.
(951) 827-7294

 

BarbraBarbra Wallace, Director

Directs and manages the operations of the CNAS Undergraduate Academic Advising Center. Oversees all CNAS undergraduate academic advising and student success programming. Manages all advising supervisors, student success program personnel, and administrative staff.
(951) 827-7294

 

MichelleBMichelle Butler, Associate Director

Manages advising programs in all CNAS majors and programming to support student academic performance.  Also advises Physics and Earth Science undergraduate students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-3581

 

DeniseDenise Correll, Assistant Director

Advises Undeclared students and Plant Biology majors regarding degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedure. Certifies degree requirements and evaluates transfer student transcripts.  Issues academic contracts and refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-1763

 

Javier

Javier Ramirez, Assistant Director

Supervises the Mathematics & Physical Sciences Unit and advises all Statistics and Environmental Science as well as a caseload of Mathematics and Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.  
(951) 827-7288

 

JacquieJacqueline Hamilton, Administrative Assistant

Provides financial and administrative support for the CNAS-UAAC Department including purchasing, budget reconciliation, and travel.  Maintains Executive level calendar for Divisional Dean.  Serves as back-up resource to the front desk. 
(951) 827-1760

 

NoPhotoCarrie Pyle, Administrative Assistant

Provides administrative support for the CNAS-UAAC Department including overseeing the front desk reception, routing of petitions and other student forms, and supervises student staff.  Maintains the Divisional Dean's academic calendar.

(951) 827-4858

 

NoPhotoLiliana Aguila, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Biochemistry students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Coordinates programming for the Biochemistry major. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.. 
(951) 827-4860

 

NoPhotoKourtney Brumfield, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises all Chemistry and a caseload Mathematics and Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers students regarding requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-1766

 
ErryciaErrycia Davis, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Biology students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures.  Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-6396

 

 

KiaKia Herron, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises all Entomology and a caseload of Undeclared students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Certifies degree requirements for CNAS students and evaluates transfer student transcripts.  Issues academic contracts and refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-4186

 

LizElizabeth Jimenez, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Undeclared students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Certifies degree requirements for CNAS students and evaluates transfer student transcripts.  Issues academic contracts and refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.  Oversees Transition Advising Program.
(951) 827-1765

 

NakitaNakita Lea, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Biology students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services. Serves as Lead Advisor for the Biology major.
(951) 827-4229

 

MairaMaira Mercado, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Neuroscience and Microbiology students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures.  Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-1761

 

JohannaJohanna Navarrete, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Undeclared students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Oversees graduation ceremony logistics and convocation award nominations.  Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-4863

 

NoPhotoNorma Palacios, Professional Academic Advisor

Supervises the Life Science Unit II (Biology) and advises a caseload of Biology students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-4857

  

NoPhotoFelicia Smith, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises all CMDB and a caseload of Microbiology and Neuroscience students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-3103

 

KatieKatie Smith, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Undeclared undergraduate students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Certifies degree requirements for CNAS students and evaluates transfer student transcripts.  Issues academic contracts and refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-3100

 

NoPhotoNancy Vasquez, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises a caseload of Biology students concerning degree and major requirements, course planning, academic progress, and policies and procedures. Refers students to faculty advisors and appropriate campus services.
(951) 827-1759

 

MauraMaura Caceres, Professional Academic Advisor

Advises undergraduate students participating in the Monitoring Advising Analytics to Promote Student Success (MAAPS) project. Advises MAAPS students from all CHASS majors (except ECON/BSEC, NRSC, and SOC) about degree requirements, course planning, progress to graduation, policies and procedures, and campus resources.
(951)827-7328

 

MarioTMario Trejo, Professional Academic Advisor                              

Supervises the Life Science Unit I (Biochemistry, CMDB, Microbiology, and Neuroscience) and advises undergraduate students participating in the Monitoring Advising Analytics to Promote Student Success (MAAPS) project in all of the CNAS and BCOE majors, as well as some CHASS majors (ECON/BSEC, NRSC, and SOC), about degree requirements, course planning, progress to graduation, policies and procedures, and campus resources. 
(951) 827-1762

 

NoPhotoJennifer Coplea, Coordinator of CNAS Freshman Learning Communities

Coordinates programming and enrollment of students participating in the CNAS Freshman Scholars Learning Communities program. For more information on CNAS Freshman Scholars Learning Communities, please visit cnasscholars.ucr.edu or email cnasscholars@ucr.edu for more information about the CNAS Learning Communities.
(951) 827-5326

 

NoPhotoJaron Paschke, Assistant Coordinator of CNAS Freshman Learning Communities

Assists in coordinating programming and enrollment of students participating in the CNAS Freshman Scholars Learning Communities program. For more information on CNAS Freshman Scholars Learning Communities, please visit cnasscholars.ucr.edu or email cnasscholars@ucr.edu for more information about the CNAS Learning Communities.
(951) 827-2488

 

NhiNhi Tran, STEM Connections Coordinator, RISE Coordinator

Coordinates programming related to the STEM Pathways & STEM Connections Program. Oversees the Summer Research in Science and Engineering (RISE) program and CNAS Summer Bridge to Research program. Please visit cnas.ucr.edu/stempathway for more information.
(951) 827-1764

 

MarissaMarissa Carranza, STEM Pathways Counselor

Assists with programming related to the STEM Pathways Program, STEM Connections & Summer Research in Science and Engineering (RISE) program. Please visit cnas.ucr.edu/stempathway for more information.
(951) 827-7290

 

 


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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Advising Center Information

CNAS Undergraduate Academic Advising
1223 Pierce Hall

Regular office hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am- 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Tel: (951) 827-7294 or (951) 827-3102
Fax: (951) 827-2243 or (951) 827-2798
E-mail: cnasstudent@ucr.edu

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