Academic Skills & Career Advising (ASCA)

The office of Academic Skills & Career Advising (ASCA) provides academic, personal, and career support services for both MD and MBS students. We offer free counseling and guidance sessions. Sessions may include:

Strategic Time Management Skills
Personalized Stress Management
Academic Accommodations
Goal/Priority Setting
Enhanced Organizational Skills
Improved Test Preparation
Supportive Study Skills
Peer Mentoring
Academic/Career Workshops
Lunch & Learn Opportunities
Professional Development

Personal Statements/Cover Letter/Resume Reviews
1:1 individualized study plan
Academic/Personal/Career Resources
Career Exploration & Planning
Academic/Career Advising Appointments
Mock Interviews
School/Life Balance
MCAT prep
Collaborated Consultative Academic/Career Sessions
And more

The Academic/Career Advising referral link is utilized for student (self-referrals), faculty, and staff referrals that support all students in their educational journey. Feel free to click on the link to make a referral. The office of Academic Skills and Career Advising (ASCA) will respond promptly and follow-up with you. To access this form, please click here.

Background: With dual Master’s degrees and 10 plus years of higher education experience with a passion to support all students to excel in their academic and professional journey at CUSM. I am looking forward to meeting with you soon!

Director of Academic Skills & Career Advising
Master’s in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Master’s in Educational Counseling with a Pupil Personnel Service Credential
(909) 490-5928

Feel free to book an online advising appointment on Canvas at

Daily walk-ins on a first come, first served basis from 10am-11am.