Student Affairs Office

209 Steinhaus Hall, Bldg 502
Irvine, CA 92697
949.824.1991
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Mission

The SPPS Student Affairs Office strives to support and educate current and future students, as well as the greater UCI community in creating contributive and kind members of society. As trusted advocates, we act as liaisons between students and the UCI campus and provide resources and guidance to ensure academic, professional, and personal success.  We value the significance of education and aim to provide an inclusive and welcoming learning environment for all.

Questions for Student Affairs?

Office Status

To ensure the safety of our staff and students, entrance into the Student Affairs Office in Steinhaus 209 is currently through designated walk-in hours or by appointment.
 
For quick questions, email us at pharmsci@uci.edu or submit a question through our live chat by clicking the Chat bubble in the bottom right corner of this page.
 

See below for detailed information about our staff and Peer Academic Advisors.

Online and Remote Availability

DayTime
Monday – Friday9 AM – 12 PM
1 PM – 4 PM

Spring 2022 Walk-In Hours

Monday: 11 AM – 1 PM
Tuesday: 9–11 AM & 2–4 PM
Wednesday: 12–2 PM
Thursday: 9–11 AM & 2–4 PM

Our Peer Advisors are well-trained and very knowledgeable on UCI and school requirements and services.  Please use the appointment system to meet with the Peer Advisors for advice on:

  • GE and elective course selection
  • Course planning/timelines
  • Adding a minor
  • Pharmacy School admissions and prerequisite course selection
  • Form drop-off

If you need DegreeWorks updated or would like to request an increase to your unit cap, please visit https://pharmsci.uci.edu/policies/.

Advising Appointments

The Academic Counselors are here to ensure your academic success and personal well-being. They are available for scheduled appointments regarding:

  • Academic probation
  • Academic and personal challenges
  • Campus Honors Program advising

If you need to meet with an Academic Counselor, please email your assigned counselor or schedule an appointment using the link above.

Academic Advisors

 NameTitleRoleEmailPhone #
Andrea AnemaUndergraduate Academic Counselor Advises undergraduate PharmSci majors with last names between A-Li

On campus: Tuesday, Wednesday and alternating Fridays
andrea.a@uci.edu949.824.0878
Stephanie CuellarPharmD Admissions & OutreachAdvises prospective PharmD students

On campus: Tuesday, Thursday and alternating Fridays
Stephanie.c@uci.edu949.824.0105
Hetty HaPharmD Student Affairs Officer Advises current and prospective PharmD students

On campus: Tuesday, Thursday and alternating Fridays
hyha@uci.edu949.824.3817
Erin Harper Undergraduate Academic Counselor Advises undergraduate PharmSci majors with last names between Lj-Z

On campus: Monday, Wednesday and alternating Fridays
erin.p@uci.edu949.824.7314
Dana Onorato Graduate Affairs Officer Advises current and prospective MSP and PhD students

On campus: Monday, Thursday and alternating Fridays
donorato@uci.edu949.824.7362
Jill RichardsonDirector of Student AffairsOversees Student Affairs Office

On campus: Monday, Thursday and alternating Fridays
jillkr@uci.edu949.824.9708

Peer Academic Advisors

 NameTitle EmailPhone #
Javier LoeraPeer Academic Advisor pharmsci@uci.edu949.824.1991
Jennifer NguyenPeer Academic Advisor pharmsci@uci.edu949.824.1991
Hirsa SarafianPeer Academic Advisor pharmsci@uci.edu949.824.1991