Student Resources

LAWR Student Affairs Office

Shila Ruiz
Student Affairs Officer
1152 Plant & Environmental Sciences Building

Tel: 530-752-1669
Fax: 530-752-1552

ATM master advisor

Kyaw Tha Paw U

ESM master advisor

Terry Nathan

Hydrology master advisor

Helen Dahlke

SAFS master advisor

Will Horwath

Graduate Advising

Shila Ruiz – PES 1152

  • Registration, forms and petitions
  • Academic challenges
  • Financial procedures
  • Class information
  • Employment and scholarship opportunities
  • Campus resources
  • Faculty contact information
  • Registration holds
  • Graduation

Undergraduate Advising

Lacole Brooks is the undergraduate advisor for LAWR. She is your first stop for all major and minor related questions. Lacole is located in 1150 PES and is available from 9-11:30am and 1:30-3:30pm by appointment Monday-Friday. You can reach her by email at, by phone at 530-752-1603, or you can book an appointment online using the OASIS appointment system under the department of Land, Air And Water Resources.

Peer Adviser

Paola Vargas - ESM/ATM/HYD peer advisor She/Her/Hers | Contact:
Hours: Mon 12-2pm in person 1139 PES, Tues/Thurs 4:30-6pm in person 1139 PES, Wed 10-12pm remote, Fri 10:30-1:30pm remote. Remote appointments can be made via email.

Jocelyn Rodriguez - ESM/ATM/HYD peer advisor She/Her/Hers| Contact:
Hours: Mon/Wed 9-11am remote, Tue/Thur/Fri 11-1pm in person 1139 PES. Remote appointments can be made via email.

Victoria Roberts - SAFS peer advisor She/Her/Hers | Contact:
Hours: Monday 12-3PM, Tuesday 2-4PM by appointment in person or online

Samantha Martin - SAFS peer internship coordinator She/Her/Hers | Contact:
Hours: Monday 8-9:30am, Tuesday 4:30-6:30pm, Wednesday 3:30-5pm, Thursday 3:30-6:30pm via zoom