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Academic Advising

See Academic Advising staff here. They oversee:

  • Academic planning
  • Academic status monitoring and resolution
  • Progress toward degree completion
  • Practicum advising
  • Undeclared major status and honors
  • College and university regulations and procedures
  • Virtual Advising Center (VAC)
Name Title
Christine Fraser Dean of Academic Advising
Alicia Ingold Assistant Dean of Academic Advising
Juan Figueroa Senior Academic Advisor
Erin Nicole Vedar Senior Academic Advisor
Kelly Guerriero Senior Academic Advisor
Shawnessy Negrotto Academic Advisor
Jordie Duncan Senior Academic Advisor
Hannah McCurdy Senior Academic Advisor
Oscar Montoya Academic Advisor
Gage Gamboa Academic Advisor
Roberto Ramos Academic Success Coach

Academic Programs (CAT Writing)

  • Core college writing program: Culture, Art, and Technology
  • Lower-division writing sequence: CAT 1, CAT 2, and CAT 3
  • Upper-division writing requirement: CAT 125 or CAT 125R
  • Departmental (CAT, SXTH) and experiential learning requirement advising
  • Experiential learning program
  • Course, curriculum, and program planning
  • Digital and visual literacy
Name Title
Phoebe Bronstein Director of Academic Programs
Liz Popko Associate Director for Writing
Bill Robertson Geibel Associate Director of Experiential Learning
Romain Delaville Associate Director of Digital Humanities
Jeanne Monahan Experiential Learning Coordinator
Nikola Bulajic Program Coordinator
Jasmine Adams Program Assistant

Student Affairs

  • Leadership and other involvement opportunities
  • Student Affairs programs and services
  • Special events
  • Student rights and responsibilities
Name Title
Diane LeGree Dean of Student Affairs
Priscilla Ju Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
Charles Stanley Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
Ameera McQueen Coordinator of Student Activities
Katie Perullo Senior New Student Program Specialist
Lorena Velazquez Magdaleno Student Life and Development Specialist
Daniel Howanec Assistant to the Dean
TBD College Coordinator for Non-Res Students
Annie Lin Case Manager

Residence Life

  • Housing services: contract questions, roommate mediation, damage charges
  • Housing policies and deadlines
  • Resident Assistants and Office Interns hiring and development
  • Educational, cultural, & social programming for residents of Sixth College
  • See our main page for more details
Name Title Telephone
Anthony P. Jakubisin Associate Dean of Student Affairs, Director of Residence Life 858-822-5268
Gabriela Aceves Assistant Director of Residence Life 858-822-5268
Federica Bucca Assistant Director of Residence Life 858-822-5268
Kaylee Crivello Assistant Director of Residence Life 858-822-5268
DeMarcus Sharpe Office Manager 858-822-5268

Ana Alvarez

Housing & Media Coordinator 858-822-5268

Counseling and Psychological Services

  • Provides individual, group, and couples therapy to students
  • Services are free of charge. Visit our website for more information at
Name Title
Wenhsin Chang, Ph.D Clinical Psychologist
Eleuterio Limas, Ph.D Clinical Psychologist
Allison Wagner, Ph.D Clinical Psychologist and Eating Disorders Coordinator
AJ Pollard Postdoctoral Resident


The Provost is the academic and administrative leader of the college, and as such is responsible for the realization of the educational goals of the college.

  • Publications
  • Public Relations
Name Title
Lakshmi Chilukuri Provost
Naomi Chavez Operations and Programs Analyst

Business Office

The Undergraduate Colleges Business Office manages the business operations for the six undergraduate colleges and their related programs.

  • Human Resources
  • Fiscal Administration
  • Program Operations and Facilities
  • Information Technology
9500 Gilman Drive #0301

La Jolla, CA 92093-0301

Phone: (858) 534-8389
Fax: (858) 534-9392


Contact Academic Advising

Virtual Advising Center

Contact Academic Programs (CAT Writing)


Contact Student Affairs                

Contact Res Life


Mailing Address

Sixth College
9685 Scholars Drive North
Mail Code 0054
La Jolla, CA 92093-0054

Residence Life Mailing Address

Sixth College Residence Life NTPLLC
9690 Scholars Drive North
Mail Code 0094
La Jolla, CA 92093-0094
Phone: (858) 822-5268