Academic Advising

The SIR Academic Advising Office is located in VKC 301. Each advisor works to help students monitor degree progress and address any academic issues.

The advising office is open Monday through Friday from 10am-12pm and again from 2pm to 4pm. In order to speak with an advisor you must make an appointment by signing up in person in VKC 301, or by calling 213-740-6278.

Each student is assigned an advisor based on the first letter of his or her last name:

Katrina Miranda  Last Name (A-G) Undergraduate Advisor

Luda Spilewsky  Last Name (H-O) Undergraduate Advisor

Annie Lam  Last Name (P-Z) Undergraduate Advisor


Internship Coordinator

The School of International Relations Internship Coordinator, Ashley Bonanno helps students find and apply to internships. She meets with students on a one-on-one basis, to discuss internship options and to help students find the internship that is in line with their professional development trajectory.

Ashley also helps students with resume and cover letter writing, and interview skills.

Ashley has walk-in office hours as follows:
M,W,F: 10am to 12:30 pm
T, Th: 2pm -5pm


Contact an undergraduate advisor in VKC 301:

(213) 740-6278
  • School of International Relations
  • 3518 Trousdale Parkway
  • Von KleinSmid Center 330
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0043
  • Phone: (213) 740 - 2136