College of Communications • Student Success Center

Student Success Team

Contact Us!

Office Location:
College Park - 210   |  map 

Phone:
(657) 278-4926

E-mail:
collcommadvising@fullerton.edu 
Academic Advising Hours:   Click HereOpens in new window

Services

  • Academic advising for General Education (GE), major, minor, and certificate requirements, as well as academic probation advising
  • Titan Degree Audit (TDA) reviews and course adjustments
  • Graduation advising and candidacy approvals (Except COMD)
  • Scholarship Opportunities
  • Career Advising (Call for Drop-in Hour Availability)
  • Student Engagement & Involvement Opportunities
  • Student Printing Station
  • Referrals to other campus resources & support services

A Greeting from Assistant Dean, Robert Flores

The College of Communications Student Success Team is committed to providing a wide range of services that are designed to help you persist, and ensure you meet your goal of timely graduation.  We are dedicated to providing information about campus support services and resources, graduation requirements, career planning, and personal development. Get to know your advising specialists by reading their bios and contact information below.  

To schedule an appointment with the appropriate advisor/specialist, please schedule an appointment online. You also have the option to visit during the designated walk-in advising hours.

Meet Your Student Success Team!

Robert Flores Robert L. Flores,   Assistant Dean rflores@fullerton.edu • CP - 210 See the Assistant Dean if:

You are experiencing a complex/sensitive student issue

You have a concern related to your Titan experience

You need to consult about a University/College appeal

You need to be connected to University/College resources 

Connie Chen Connie Chen,  Academic Advisor yjchen@fullerton.edu • CP - 210 (Schedule An Appointment) See the Academic Advisor if:

You have questions on major, GE and degree requirements (excluding COMD majors). You  are a COMD major and have questions regarding GE requirements.  You  are a Finish in Four Scholar and need to have your course contract approved. You need assistance in going over your TDA and to develop your class schedule.

You are on academic probation and have a registration hold.

You are a prospective student or returning student and are seeking re-admission.

Stephanie Malone Stephanie Malone, Academic Advisor stmalone@fullerton.edu • CP - 210 (Schedule An Appointment) See the Academic Advisor if:

You have questions on major, GE and degree requirements (excluding COMD majors).

You are a Finish in Four Scholar and need to have your course contract approved.

You need assistance in going over your TDA and to develop your class schedule.

You are a  prospective student or returning student and are seeking re-admission.

Axis Avalos Axis Avalos,  Retention Specialist (Fr./So.) axavalos@fullerton.edu • CP - 210 (Schedule An Appointment) See the Retention Specialist if you are a freshman or sophomore, and:

You have academic probation questions.

You need information on university/college academic policies (GPA requirements,
petitions, withdraws, change of grade, etc.).

You would like to create an academic plan to ensure you are on the right track
for graduating in four years.

You need assistance reading and understanding your Titan Degree Audit.

Tammy Rogers Tammy Rogers, Graduation Specialist (Jr./Sr.)  
trogers@fullerton.edu • CP - 210 (Schedule An Appointment) See the Graduation Specialist if you are a junior or senior, and:

You have questions about applying for graduation, or the grad check approval process for COMM, CTVA and CMST (HCOM) majors and minors.

You need guidance with creating a graduation plan.

You are near graduation and need modifications to your Titan Degree Audit (TDA), including course approvals, repeat deductions, GE adjustments, etc.

You are a candidate for graduation who has received a graduation deficiency notification, and have questions about it.

You need to change your graduation term.

You are a former student who was close to graduating, and would like to explore options to complete your degree.

Amber Chitty Wilson Amber Chitty Wilson, Faculty Internsip Coordinator achitty@fullerton.edu • CP - 460-16 See the Internship Coordinator if:

You have questions after reviewing the internship website.

You need help or resources to plan your required internship.

Cassandra Thompson Cassandra Thompson, Career Specialist csthompson@fullerton.edu • LH 205E (Schedule An Appointment) See the Career Specialist if:

You would like career advising for your major.

You are interested in job search preparation (resumes, cover letters, interviewing, etc.).

You are interested in skill development (internships, volunteer work, etc.).

You want to explore graduate school and graduate school preparation.