Advising Appointment Update

In alignment with the campus directives regarding precautions surrounding COVID-19, the University Honors Program is now physically closed. Our Advisors remain available and will be offering academic advising appointments to students through Zoom. Once you have scheduled your appointment in the online appointment system, your advisor will reach out to you via email with instructions on how to connect with them using Zoom.


Professional Staff

Student Staff

Peer Mentors

Leslie Andrade

  • 2nd Year
  • Communication
  • Human Development
Leslie (she/her/hers) is from Inglewood, CA and is interested in pursuing a career in social services or health services. Personal interests include scrapbooking, listening to music + dancing, traveling, skincare, exploring nature, Disney + Jurassic Park, listening to commentary videos + podcasts. On campus, Leslie is planning to join the Chicanx Latinx Collegiate Association, The Human Development Club, and/or The Pantry. Click Leslie's name to learn more! 

Alyssa Arino

  • 3rd Year
  • Animal Science
Alyssa (she/her/hers) is from Concord, CA and is pursuing a career in veterinary medicine. Personal interests include anything animal related, knitting, and her houseplants. On campus, Alyssa is involved in the Kappa Gamma Delta Professional Pre-Health sorority, Guardian Angel at the Equestrian Center, Regents Scholars Society, and is a student assistant at the Meyer Hall Animal Facility. Click Alyssa's name to learn more!

Cristina Avelar

  • 2nd Year
  • Chicana/o Studies
Cristina (she/her/hers) is from Santa Rosa, CA and is pursuing a career in public policy and/or community development. Personal interests include listening to music, dancing, window shopping, singing (though not well), and taking long walks. On campus, Cristina is involved in Advancing Health Care Equity - Quarter at Aggie Square. Click Cristina's name to learn more!

Jonathan Berg

  • 4th Year
  • Neurobiology, Physiology & Behavior
  • Music minor
Jonathan (he/him/his) is from Tarzana, CA and plans to become a doctor. Jonathan's personal interests include basketball, football, violin, chess, hanging out with friends, drawing and writing raps. On campus Jonathan is involved in with health related internship programs, radiology oncology lab at the UC Davis Med Center, Hillel Shabbat dinners and chess club. Click Jonathan's name to learn more!