Remote Advising

Though we may be remote, staying connected has never been more important. Your Faculty Advisors and/or Professional Academic Advisors are excited to hear from you! Whether by Zoom, Google Hangout, telephone, text, or email - we look forward to working together to ensure every student has access to the academic advising and support needed for on-time graduation and an outstanding educational experience.

If you don't know who is part of your advising team, start by looking it up either via your Student Center, your LoboConnect, or with the help of the Where to Seek Advising webpage. Once you've identified your advising team, scroll through the info below to learn the best way to connect with them remotely!

The Advising & Transfer Center

30-minute Appointments
Throughout the Spring semester, the Advising & Transfer Center is offering remote appointments via Zoom or telephone! To schedule an appointment, please use LoboConnect or email your Professional Academic Advisor. You may also contact their front-desk at 707-664-2730 or ssuadvisingcenter@sonoma.edu. Keep an eye out for upcoming workshops, webinars, and group-advising sessions.

15-minute Drop-Ins
For three weeks (3/29 - 4/16), the Advising & Transfer Center is offering remote drop-ins via Zoom! On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, they are available from 9:00-11:00am. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, they are available from 1:00-3:00pm. To join during one of these days/times, just click here.

California Promise Program
For remote advising or questions about the California Promise Program, please visit the California Promise Program website or email Kaila Shivers at kaila.shivers@sonoma.edu.

Military and Veteran Resource Center (MAVRC)
For remote advising or questions about MAVRC, please visit the MAVRC website or email Kaila Shivers at kaila.shivers@sonoma.edu.

Center for Academic Access and Student Enrichment (CAASE)

CAASE is offering remote drop-ins and/or appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment or learn more about drop-ins, please contact your respective program:

Center for Academic Access and Student Enrichment (CAASE)
Email CAASE at caase@sonoma.edu or visit the CAASE website.

Dreamers, Resources, Empowerment, Advocacy, and Mentorship (DREAM) Center
Email the DREAM Center at dreamcenter@sonoma.edu or visit the CAASE website.

Disability Services for Students (DSS)
Email DSS at disability.services@sonoma.edu or visit the DSS website.

Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)
Email EOP at eop@sonoma.edu or visit the EOP website.

PUERTA
Email PUERTA at puerta@sonoma.edu or visit the PUERTA website.

Seawolf Scholars (SWS)
Email SWS at seawolfscholars@sonoma.edu or visit the SWS website.

The School of Arts & Humanities

The School of Arts & Humanities is offering a variety of ways for students to stay connected:

Administrative Staff
For general department information, procedures, forms, referrals, etc., administrative staff are available during business-hours via email, as well as during limited remote office-hours via Zoom or telephone. For contact information or to learn more about office-hours, please visit the School of Arts & Humanities' Departments & Programs website.

Professional Academic Advisors
Nicole Stein is the Professional Academic Advisor for lower-division and GE advising for the School of Arts & Humanities. Nicole is offering remote appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment, please use LoboConnect. You may also contact The Advising & Transfer Center front-desk at 707-664-2730 or ssuadvisingcenter@sonoma.edu. Keep an eye out for upcoming workshops, webinars, and group-advising sessions, as well as limited drop-ins during PEAK advising in April.

Faculty Advisors
Faculty Advisors are offering remote office-hours and/or appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment or learn more about office-hours, please email your Faculty Advisor. Contact information for Faculty Advisors is available on each department website:

American Multicultural Studies
Hutchins School of Liberal Studies
Modern Languages & Literatures
Art Studio & Art History
Music & Music Studio
Native American Studies
Chicano and Latino Studies
Philosophy
Communication & Media Studies
English
Theatre Arts & Dance

The School of Business & Economics

The School of Business & Economics is offering a variety of ways for students to stay connected:

Administrative Staff
For general department information, procedures, forms, referrals, etc., administrative staff are available during business-hours via email at sbe.undergrad@sonoma.edu.

Tracy Navas
Tracy Navas is the Professional Academic Advisor for Pre-Business and GE advising for the School of Business & Economics. Tracy is offering remote appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment, please email sbe.undergrad@sonoma.edu. You may also reach Tracy via email at tracy.navas@sonoma.edu.

Faculty Advisors
Faculty Advisors are offering remote office-hours and appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment or learn more about office-hours, please email your Faculty Advisor. Contact information for Faculty Advisors is available on the School of Business & Economics' Academic Advising website.

The School of Education

The School of Education is offering a variety of ways for students to stay connected:

Administrative Staff
For general department information, procedures, forms, referrals, etc., administrative staff are available during business-hours via email. Contact information for professional staff is available on the School of Education's Our Faculty & Staff webpage.

Faculty Advisors
Faculty Advisors are offering remote office-hours and/or appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment or learn more about office-hours, please email your Faculty Advisor. Contact information for Faculty Advisors is available on the School of Education's Advising website.

PUERTA
For remote advising or questions about PUERTA, please email PUERTA at puerta@sonoma.edu or visit the PUERTA website.

The School of Science & Technology

The School of Science & Technology is offering a variety of ways for students to stay connected:

Administrative Staff
For general department information, procedures, forms, referrals, etc., administrative staff are available during business-hours via email. Contact information for professional-staff is available below:

Biology: biology@sonoma.edu
Chemistry: chemdept@sonoma.edu
Computer Science: cs@sonoma.edu
Engineering Science: engineering@sonoma.edu
Geology: peacock@sonoma.edu
Kinesiology: voightg@sonoma.edu
Mathematics & Statistics: math@sonoma.edu
Nursing: nursing@sonoma.edu
Physics & Astronomy: PAdept@sonoma.edu

Still not sure? That is okay! Please email science.tech@sonoma.edu and we'll help get you sorted.

Professional Academic Advisors
Jami Grosser, Christina Thao, and Mendel Murray are the Professional Academic Advisors for lower-division and GE advising for the School of Science & Technology, each specializing in a different set of majors. Each are offering remote appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment, please use LoboConnect. You may also contact The Advising & Transfer Center front-desk at 707-664-2730 or ssuadvisingcenter@sonoma.edu. Keep an eye out for upcoming workshops, webinars, and group-advising sessions, as well as limited drop-ins during PEAK advising in April.

Faculty Advisors
Faculty Advisors are offering remote office-hours and/or appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment or learn more about office-hours, please email your Faculty Advisor. Contact information for Faculty Advisors is available on the School of Science & Technology's Advising website.

Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA)
For remote advising or questions about MESA, please visit the MESA website or email Dr. Megan D'Errico at derrico@sonoma.edu.

Health Professions Advisory Program (HPAP)
For remote advising or questions about HPAP, please visit the HPAP website or email Liz Kettmann at elisabeth.kettmann@sonoma.edu.

Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP)
For remote advising or questions about LSAMP, please visit the LSAMP website or email Dr. Sam Brannen at sam.brannen@sonoma.edu.

The School of Social Sciences

The School of Social Sciences is offering a variety of ways for students to stay connected:

Administrative Staff
For general department information, procedures, forms, referrals, etc., administrative staff are available during business-hours via email. Contact information for professional-staff is available below:

Anthropology (including Master's in CRM): kelly.clark@sonoma.edu
Criminology & Criminal Justice Studies: emily.kyle@sonoma.edu
History (including Master's program): kelly.clark@sonoma.edu
Human Development: kelly.clark@sonoma.edu
Geography, Environment and Planning: kaidoalv@sonoma.edu
Political Science (including Master's in Public Administration):kelly.clark@sonoma.edu
Psychology: ashlyn.arend@sonoma.edu
Counseling: lisa.kelley@sonoma.edu
Sociology: monique.morovat@sonoma.edu
Women's & Gender Studies: kaidoalv@sonoma.edu

Having trouble reaching administrative staff? Please email Viri Ruiz at viri.ruiz@sonoma.edu and she'll help get you connected.

Professional Academic Advisors
Derek Bradley and Ryan Walsh are the Professional Academic Advisors for lower-division and GE advising for the School of Social Sciences, each specializing in a different set of majors. Each are offering remote appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment, please use LoboConnect. You may also contact The Advising & Transfer Center front-desk at 707-664-2730 or ssuadvisingcenter@sonoma.edu. Keep an eye out for upcoming workshops, webinars, and group-advising sessions, as well as limited drop-ins during PEAK advising in April.

Faculty Advising
Faculty Advisors are offering remote office-hours and/or appointments via Zoom or telephone. To schedule an appointment or learn more about office-hours, please email your Faculty Advisor. Contact information for Faculty Advisors is available on the School of Social Sciences' Departments & Programs website.

Having trouble reaching your Faculty Advisor? Please email your Department Chair and they'll help you get connected:

Anthropology (including Master's in CRM): alexis.boutin@sonoma.edu
Criminology & Criminal Justice Studies: napoleon.reyes@sonoma.edu
History (including Master's program): steve.estes@sonoma.edu
Human Development: smithbe@sonoma.edu
Geography, Environment and Planning: michelle.goman@sonoma.edu
Political Science (including Master's in Public Administration): david.mccuan@sonoma.edu
Psychology: elisa.velasquez@sonoma.edu
Counseling: julie.shulman@sonoma.edu
Sociology: debora.paterniti@sonoma.edu
Women's & Gender Studies: lena.mcquade@sonoma.edu