|Academic Advising provides individual guidance in course selection, schedule planning, and graduation checks prior to registration each semester. Academic Advising complements Academic Mentoring. Together, these programs comprise Advising at Otis.|
Department (or Major) advisers provide individual guidance in program of study-specific course selection, scheduling, and graduation checks as needed prior to registration each semester. To learn about advising within the Foundation (first-year) Program or your department, visit or contact the department office.
As Academic Advising Coordinator, Carrie Malcom is available in the Office of Registration and Records (Ahmnanson Hall, 2nd floor) to assist you in planning your schedule and preparing for Registration each semester. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (310) 846-2550.
Major (Department) Advisers can be reached at:
Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Linda Pollari (310) 665-6867
Artists, Community and Teaching (A. C. T.)* Michele Jaquis (310) 846-2632
Communication Arts Tanya Rubbak (310) 665-6840
Digital Media Harry Mott / Kathleen Milnes (310) 665-6987
Fashion Design Connie Martinez (310) 665-6875
Fine Arts Christopher Chung (310) 665-6827
Foundation Program Joanne Mitchell (310) 665-6900
Creative Action: Integrated Learning * Allison Knight (310) 846-2586
Liberal Arts and Science Marnie Farmer (310) 846-2588
Interdisciplinary Studies (Minors) * Michele Jaquis (310) 846-2632
Product Design Michael Kollins (310) 846-2573
Toy Design Deborah Ryan (310) 665-6985
*Advising for A.C.T., Interdisciplinary Studies, and Creative Action: Integrated Learning is offered by those offices, in addition to department advising.