Student Success Center

The Student Success Team provides student services, such as academic advisement, financial aid, disability support services, career advising, personal counseling, tutoring, and supplemental instruction.

Contact us:

Phone: 657-278-1650

Room: IRVC-115


Stucent Success Center staff are ready to assist you


California State University, Fullerton - CSUF Irvine Center
3 Banting
Irvine CA, 92618

PHONE (657) 278-1600
FAX (657) 278-1609

Student Success Center Directory

Sheba Dixon

(657) 278-1650

Administrative Assistant for Student Affairs

Visit Sheba for:

  • Making or checking in for an appointment (Make an Appointment)
  • General questions regarding student success
Michelle Lucio

(657) 278-1656

Academic Advisor for Business Majors

Visit Michelle for :

  • Seeing an MCBE advisor (requirement before registering for classes)
  • Questions regarding  classes and other buisiness major related matters
Marsha Daughetee
(657) 278-1655

Assistant Dean of Academic Programs

Visit Marsha for :

  • Assistance in registering for classes
  • Classes offered 
Futoshi Nakagawa
(657) 278-1658

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

Visit Futoshi for :

  • Complex/sensitive student issues
  • General questions regarding services provided at the CSUF Irvine Center
Jill Brower

(657) 278-1653

Assistant Director, Financial Aid

Visit Jill for :

  • Financial Aid advisement
  • Special circumstances related to financial aid eligibility
  • Financial aid for year round academic programs
Ashley Briggs

(657) 278-1654

Financial Aid Counselor

Visit Ashley for :

  • Checking your financial aid status and awards
  • Applying for FAFSA/CDA and other financial aid opportunities
Tracey Sohner
(657) 278-1683

Retention Specialist

Visit Tracey for :

  • Advisement for freshman or  sophomore
  • Students on Academic Probation
Mindy Chang

(657) 278-1789

Graduation Specialist

Visit Mindy for :

  • Assistance applying for graduation
  • Advisement for juniors or seniors
Andreana Pettersen

(657) 278-1614

Senior Career Advisor

Make an appointment  for :

  • Career exploration, LinkedIn assistance, Resume review, Job & Intership search, Mock interviews, Cover letter review 
Susan Leavy

(657) 278-1628

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Visit Susan for :

  • Individual, couples and group counseling
  • Wellness Workshops


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