Student Support

If you need guidance while you are on your college career journey at Cal Poly, we are here for you!  Feel free to contact anyone listed below if you have any questions or just need someone to talk to. Here's a printable pdf copy.

Financial Aid

Name contact info Available for

Adrienne Garcia-Specht

She, Her, Hers

agarc275@calpoly.edu

805-756-5885

Financial aid, transition to

college, connecting with new

staff or faculty

Delfina Medina

She, Her, Hers

dmedin15@calpoly.edu

805-756-5887

Financial aid, general advice,

support Cal Poly alumna 

Tatiana Mendoza

She, Her, Hers

tmend05@calpoly.edu

805-756-5874

Financial aid, general advice, support

Cal Poly Scholars

Name contact info available for

Cecillia Martinez           

She, Her, Hers

cmarti74@calpoly.edu

805-756-5166

General advice , guidance and support,

careers in education

Student Academic Services - Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)

Name contact info available for

Nury Baltierrez           

She, Her, Hers

nbaltier@calpoly.edu

805-756-5117

General advice, support and advocacy

 

Student Support Services - TRIO

Name contact info available for

Nelitza Morales  

She, Her, Ella

nmoral07@calpoly.edu

805-756-5787

General advice, guidance and support,

transfer students and first generation

students

Career Services

Name contact info available for

Jack Sandoval       

jsando55@calpoly.ed

805-756-5350

Career guidance                                  

 Kennedy Library

Name contac info available for

Catherine Trujillo

She, Her, Hers

ctrujill@calpoly.edu

805-756-6395

Mentorship, undocumented student support

arts-based collaboration

 University Advising

Name contact info Available For

Danny Zavala

 

djzavala@calpoly

805-756-5791

General academic advising, college

transition support

University Ombuds

Name contact info Available For

Patrica Ponce

 

pponce@calpoly.edu

805-756-1380

Conflict resolution, first generation student

understanding, and general advice

 University Housing

Name contact info Available For

Daisy Castañeda

 

dgcastan@calpoly.edu

805-756-6938

Housing support, graduate school applications,

support navigating any issues on campus

Kari Mansager

She, Her, Hers

kmansage@calpoly.edu

805-756-7367

University housing, general advice

 

Information Technology Services (ITS)

Name contact info Available For

Melinda Rojo

She, Her, Hers

mrojo@calpoly.edu

805-756-6277

General advising and support,

student club advisor, Cal Poly alumna     

Recruitment - Academic Affairs

Name contact info Available For

Miguel Rios

He, Him, His

mrios4@calpoly.edu

805-756-5858

General advising and support          

      

College of Agriculture, Fodd & Environmental Sciences (CAFES)

Name contact info Available For

Robert Flores

 

rflores@calpoly.edu

805-756-2169

General academic advising, advisor for

Latinos in AG

Espie Wilkinson

She, Her, Hers

erwilkin@calpoly.edu

805-756-6392

General advice, change of major

coordinator, academic coach for

first-year students in athletics, Cal Poly

alumna

College of Engineering (CENG)

Name contact info Available For

Bruno da Silva

He, Him, His

bcdasilv@calpoly.edu

805-756-5541

General advice                                        

                                     

Moncerratt Peralta

 

moperalt@calpoly.edu

805-756-6623

General support

 

Ilianna Salas

She, Her, Hers

isalas@calpoly.edu

805-756-2732

General advice, Cal Poly alumna,

mentorship

Maria Zavala

She, Her, Hers

mdzavala@calpoly.edu

805-756-2295

CENG advising, general support

and referrals

College of Liberal Arts (CLA)

Name contact info Available For

Jay Bettergarcia

They, Them, Theirs

jbetterg@calpoly.edu

805-756-6178

Support, mentorship, graduate school, 

first-generation students, transfer

students, queer/trans POC

Alejandra Cebreros

She, Her, Hers

alcebrer@calpoly.edu

805-756-6200

CLA academic advising, general support

Mei Emerald Gaffey

She, Her, Hers

megaffey@calpoly.edu

805-756-1707

General assistance

 

Silvia Marijuan

 

smarijua@calpoly.edu

805-756-2273

General advice, guidance and support

careers in education

Andrea Oñate-Madrazo

She, Her, Hers

aonatema@calpoly.edu

805-756-2815

General support

 

Debra Valencia-Laver

She, Her, Hers

dlvalenc@calpoly.edu

805-756-2359

General advice, working with

administration, referrals

 College of Science and Mathematics (CSM)

Name contact info Available For

Lola Berber-Jimenez

She, Her, Ella

lberberj@calpoly.edu

805-756-0292

Careers in education

 

Andrea Somoza-Norton

She, Her, Hers

asomozan@calpoly.edu

805-756-5373

Transition from high school to Cal Poly,

general support, referrals, guidance

Francis Villablanca

 

fvillabl@calpoly.edu

805-756-2200

Support for academics in STEM and 

Biology

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Upcoming Events

Next CLFSA Meeting
Date: Thursday, March 12
Location: TBA
Time: 12:10-1:00

Winter 2020 Cirlce
"Fruit of the Drunken Tree"
by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

For more information, contact
clfsa@calpoly.edu