Contact the First-Year Experience Team

First-Year Academic Programming

Gil Gonzalez
Associate Dean of First Year Programs
ggonzalez@whittier.edu
562.907.4833

Advising and Class Registration

Jacqueline Barruga, Center for Advising and Academic Success
562.907.4806
caas@poets.whittier.edu

Orientation

562.907.4986
orientation@whittier.edu

Tuition Payments

Esther Gagner, Business Office
562.907.4207
businessoffice@whittier.edu

Housing Assignments and First-Year Hall Information

Joe Melendez, Office of Residential Life
562.907.4986
jmelendez@whittier.edu

Financial Aid

Julie Aldama, Office of Financial Aid
562.907.4285
jaldama@whittier.edu

Health Requirements

Gracie Lopez, Student Health & Wellness Center
562.464.4548
glopez@whittier.edu