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

Patrick Register
Director

Apri Medina 

Aprí Medina
Associate Director, Advising 

Jessica Moore

Jessica Moore
Assistant Director
Customer Service & Special Programs Alpha Section: A - BAQ

Liz Martin-Garcia

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

Jorge Magana

Jorge Magaña 
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: BAR-COM

 Lorena Rodriguez

Lorena Rodriguez
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: CON - GAO

Linda Copp

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

Margie Spano

Margie Spano
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: IQ - LUH
Veterans

Rebecca Levelle

Rebecca Levelle
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: LUI - NI
  Scholarships & Smith Scholars

Rocky Barrera

Rocky Barrera
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: NJ - ROL

Ann Thottam

Ann Thottam
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: ROM - TH

Susan Girard

Susan Girard
Financial Aid Adviser
Alpha Section: TI - Z
Education Abroad (EAP) (M-Z)

Diana Smith

Diana Smith
Grad Students, Smith &
Regents Scholars

Maria Orozco

Maria Orozco
Social Media & Communications Adviser