Student Success Center

Student Success Center updates regarding COVID-19

Welcome to the Student Success Center for the College of Arts and Humanities!

Office Phone Number: (310) 243-3264


To schedule an advising session, please email Ms. Jamie Harnage, If you choose an online appointment, via Zoom, you will receive an individualized Zoom link via Toromail email ahead of the meeting.

Jamie Harnage

Professional Advisor, (

Fall 2021 Hours

Virtual Office Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 8:00am - 5:00pm
On-Campus Hours: Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:00am - 5:00pm

Chanel Shorter

M.P.A, Professional Advisor and Graduation Specialist, (

Fall 2021 Hours

Virtual Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
On-Campus Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am - 4:30pm

Dr. Glenn Bach

Arts & Humanities, Faculty Advisor and Retention Specialist, (

Penny White

Professional Advisor for majors in Communications and Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding, (

Fall 2021 Hours

Appointments must be made 24 hours in advance. Appointments are booked every 30 minutes.

On Campus Hours: Mondays and Tuesdays, 9:00am - 11:30am and 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Office Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:00am - 11:30am and 1:30pm - 6:00pm, Fridays, 9:00am - 11:30am

Jennifer Manqueros, Academic Advisor- University Advisement Center

Can assist with GE checks, graduation requirements, petitions, understanding of policies and procedures and campus resources
Drop-In Advising: Tuesdays 1-2pm & Thursdays 9-10am, via Zoom

Our advisors are highly committed to understanding the student’s needs and are available to assist you with:

  • Class scheduling
  • Degree information
  • Details on lower division transfer of credits
  • Major and minor advising
  • Assistance in completing graduation applications
  • Information on Graduate Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR)
  • Adding and dropping classes
  • Revision of advisement forms
  • Lifting advising holds; and many related areas that affect the student’s academic career

College life can be tough but these 10 tips for Toro Success will help.

  • Attend your classes and participate
  • Get to know your professors
  • Meet with your advisors regularly
  • Read, Read, Read!
  • Do not procrastinate
  • Explore campus resources
  • Maximize your funding opportunities
  • Get involved in student life
  • Get engaged beyond the classroom
  • Get connected

We ask for your continued patience as we at CSUDH make the necessary transitions for the health and safety of our campus community. Go Toros!