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Dornsife College Advising Office

USC Dornsife College Advising is comprised of individuals dedicated to service, academic engagement and student development.  We take pride in establishing and developing meaningful relationships conducive to students' college-going experience.

USC Dornsife College offers Academic Advising in the following thematic clusters.  Click below to find your Academic Advisor or download the Advisor directory:

Director

Deb Bernstein

Contact Information
E-mail: dbernste@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Associate Director

Viannda Hawkins

Advises: Undeclared & Pre-Law students

Contact Information
E-mail: vhawkins@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Assistant Director

Luis Ramirez

Advises: Undeclared students

Contact Information
E-mail: lframire@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: KAP 357

Assistant Director

Lillian Coye

Contact Information

E-mail: lcoye@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Office Manager

Kris Guzman

Contact Information
E-mail: krguzman@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office:  CAS 120

Student Athletes: Undecided & Undeclared and Undecided students, Last Names A-B

Markisha Lea

Contact Information
E-mail: mlea@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office:  CAS 120

Undecided Students, Last Names C-F

Karla Rivera

Contact Information
E-mail: krivera@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Undecided Students, Last Names G-L

Kim Vinson

Contact Information
E-mail: vinson@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Undecided Students, Last Names M-S

Juan Lopez

Contact Information
E-mail: juanlope@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Undecided Students, Last Names, T-Z

Nakita Lea

Contact Information
Email: nakitale@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Pre-Law

Viannda Hawkins

Contact Information
E-mail: vhawkins@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office:  CAS 120

Nakita Lea

Contact Information
E-mail: nakitale@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Karla Rivera

Contact Information
E-mail: krivera@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Pre-Graduate

Karina Chicas

Contact Information
E-mail: pregrad@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-8335
Office: KAP 300F

Josephine Le

Contact Information
E-mail: pregrad@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-3800
Office: KAP 357

Irene Shvarts

Contact Information
E-mail: ashvarts@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-3800
Office: KAP 357

Briana Weiland

Contact Information
E-mail: pregrad@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-3800
Office: KAP 357

Post Baccalaureate Program

Kelsey Rupp

Contact Information
E-mail: postbacc@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 821-2354
Office: CAS 120

Graduate Assistant

Arlan Mendiola

Contact Information
E-mail: amendiol@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120

Graduate Assistant

Daniela Ochoa

Contact Information
E-mail: danielao@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2534
Office: CAS 120