Contact Sixth College

Phone: (858) 534-1481
Pepper Canyon Hall, 2nd floor (map)

Contact Academic Advising

Virtual Advising Center

Mailing Address

Sixth College
9500 Gilman Drive
Mail Code 0054
La Jolla, CA 92093-0054

Residential Life Mailing Address

Sixth College Residential Life
9500 Gilman Drive
Mail Code 0094
La Jolla, CA 92093-0094
Phone: (858) 822-5268 


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 College Operations Specialist

Business Office

The 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

Academic Advising

  • Academic planning
  • Academic status monitoring and resolution
  • Progress toward your degree
  • 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
Frank Lin Senior Academic Advisor
Shawnessy Negrotto Senior Academic Advisor
 Ruben Torres Senior Academic Advisor
Tracy Cruz Senior Academic Advisor, New Student Event Specialist
Christina Bond Academic Advisor
Arthur Alvarez Academic Advisor
Jordie Duncan Academic Advisor
Hannah McCurdy Academic Advisor
TBD Academic Success Coach

Academic Programs

  • Departmental (CAT, SXTH) and Practicum advising
  • Lower-division core sequence in Culture, Art and Technology
  • Upper-division writing requirement (CAT 125 or 125R)
  • College Writing program
  • Practicum program
  • Course, program and curriculum planning
  • Digital and visual literacy
  • Services for disabled students in CAT and SXTH classes
Name Title
Phoebe Bronstein Director of Academic Programs
Elizabeth Gumm Associate Director for Writing
TBD Associate Director for the Practicum
Ash Smith Associate Director for Art & Technology
Lynette Brossard Undergraduate Coordinator & Technology Officer
Jeanne Monahan Practicum Advisor
Nikola Bulajic Teaching Assistant Coordinator

Student Affairs

Residential Life

  • Housing policies and deadlines
  • Resident advisors and internship opportunities
  • Educational, cultural, and social programming for Sixth College students
Name Title
Anthony P. Jakubisin Associate Dean of Student Affairs, Director of Residential Life
Adam Sibenaller Assistant Director of Residence Life
Melissa Silverman Assistant Director of Residence Life
De Marcus Sharpe Office Manager
Juleane Johnson Housing & Media Coordinator

Counseling and Psychological Services