Student Success Center


   The Irvine Center will be temporarily closed as part of the University’s responses to the NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) (see  for updates).  The Irvine Center Library, TSU, Fitness Center, Titan Shops and Live Scan have suspended their operations.   All Irvine Center Student Success, Administrative Support, and Information Technology Staff are now working virtually.       


STUDENTS:   Click, “Make an Appointment” to connect with the Irvine Student Success Team!


The university remains committed to delivering as many student services and learning opportunities as possible while we operate remotely due to the global response around COVID-19.  In addition to your classes, please click on the link to find a list of other student services that continue to be available to you virtually during this time.


FACULTY:  Essential services are still available on the Fullerton campus (see the Resources section at ).  For inquiries about support related to the Irvine Center, email the Office of the Associate Vice President  or call 657-278-1604. 

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
Jairy Velazquez


Financial Aid Counselor

Visit Jairy  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
Patty Oh


Disability Support Services (DSS)

Visit Patty for :

  • General questions regarding DSS accommodations
  • DSS test proctoring services
DSS Exam Proctoring Services Virtual
ASI Productions Virtual

Additional resources