Adviser Directory

Each student has a specific financial aid adviser - assigned based on the first letters of a student's last name (see the Alpha Sections below). However, advisers can help any student and at least one adviser is available on a drop-in basis each weekday.

You may also schedule an appointment to meet with your assigned adviser or you may write your adviser directly (making sure to put your student ID at the top of each page):

Financial Aid & Scholarship Office
205 Hahn Student Services
1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064.


Patrick Register


Aprí Medina
Associate Director, Advising
Scholarship Coordinator
Alpha Section:  DO - GR, SAL - TRAN

Susan Girard

Jessica Moore
Assistant Director,
Customer Service & Special Programs
Alpha Section: A - BAN
Education Abroad (EAP) (M - Z)

Jessica Moore

Liz Martín-García
Sr. Financial Aid Adviser/Analyst
Alpha Section: BAO - CAB

Liz Martin-Garcia

Jorge Magaña 
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section:  CAC - DM

 Kelly Greer

Linda Copp
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: GU - KIL
Education Abroad (EAP) (A - L)

Margie Spano

Margie Spano
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: KIM - MARTIN

Diana Smith

Rebecca Levelle
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: MARTINEZ - O
Smith Scholars

Maria Orozco

Rocky Barrera
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: P - SAK


Susan Girard
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: TRANG - Z


Diana Smith
Grad Students, Smith &
Regents Scholars


Maria Orozco
Customer Service Adviser