Student Success Center (SSC)
College of Engineering and Computer Science (ECS)


The mission of the College of Engineering and Computer Science Student Success Center is to meet the evolving needs of our students by providing an array of services in an inclusive and safe environment. Our goal is to ensure that our students have a centralized area in the college to access information regarding individual academic, career, and personal development plans.


Services and Resources




Alignment with the University Strategic Plan

Goal 1: Develop and maintain a curricular and co-curricular environment that prepares students for participation in a global society and is responsive to workforce needs.

  • The ECS Student Success Center in collaboration with the Student Success Team will focus on streamlining and enhancing the advising experience for freshman and sophomore students. Our emphasis involves an advising system that focuses on the holistic development of ECS students.

Goal 2: Improve student persistence, increase graduation rates University wide, and narrow the achievement gap for underrepresented students.

  • The ECS Student Success Center provides preventative workshops to ensure students have progressed with completing graduation requirements. These workshops include the “Pre-Graduation Check Workshop” that is facilitated by the Graduation Specialist.


Contact Information

SSC Location: CS - 201
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Phone: (657) 278-3879

Elizabeth Gomez

Elizabeth Gomez
Graduation Specialist
Phone: (657) 278-3212
Walk-in Hours:
Mondays: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesdays: 10:00 am -12:30 pm
Fridays: 9:00am - 11:00 am


position open, staff member to be determined TBD
ECS Retention Specialist
Phone: TBD
E-mail: TBD
Walk-in Hours:
Mondays: TBD
Tuesdays: TBD
Fridays: TBD



Marcela Rojas Marcella
ECS College Career Specialist
Phone: (657) 278-7579
Walk-in Hours:
Thursdays: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm