Vice President of Student Affairs

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Torero Renaissance Scholars

USD’s Foster Care Collaborative provides outreach, support and guidance to ensure the well-being, retention and persistence to degree of Toreros who have at one time since the age of 13 been in foster care, or considered a ward of the court and/or orphan.

Financial Aid

Applications to the Torero Renaissance Scholars Program are being accepted on a rolling basis. Please thoroughly read the application. Please complete the full application, personal statement, and provide at least one letter of recommendation.

Residential Life

Housing Sign Ups for next year have begun. If you are a Pell grant recipient, you are eligible for a promissory note to cover the $250 prepayment, in order to participate in the 2014-15 room selection process. The Residential Life website has also been updated with spring break housing information and dates, www.sandiego.edu/residentiallife. Please contact the Residential Life office at 619-260-4777 or housing@sandiego.edu for any questions about Housing Sign Ups or break housing.

Collaborative Members

cynthiaavery Dr. Cynthia Avery
Assistant Vice President, Student Life
Hahn UC 232
cynthiaavery@sandiego.edu
619.260.4588
melissahalter Dr. Melissa Halter
Director, Center for Health & Wellness Promotion
Hahn UC 161
melissahalter@sandiego.edu
619.260.4618
dayanneizmirian Dr. Dayanne Izmirian
Assistant Dean, Residential Life
MX 206
dizmirian@sandiego.edu
619.260.4777
ptarantino Patti Tarantino
Financial Aid Counselor
HC 319
ptarantino@sandiego.edu
619.260.2700
bernhardt Rebecca Bernhardt

Academic Coordinator, Student Support Services
Barcelona 301
rebeccajb@sandiego.edu
619.260.7580

kenyonwhitman Kenyon Whitman
Doctoral Student and Graduate Assistant
Center for Awareness Service and Action
SLP 318
kenyonwhitman@sandiego.edu
619.260.4206

Campus Resources

Health and Wellness

Academic Support

Housing

Careers and Job Opportunities

Legal and Financial

Off-Campus Resources

Casey Family Programs

Foster Care Collaborative

Food Bank Information

Foster Care 2 Success

Fostering Change

John Burton Foundation

Just in Time for Foster Youth

Scholarship Information

Promises2Kids Guardian Scholars

Support from trained CASAs (Court Appointed Special Advocates)

cynthiaavery Dr. Cynthia Avery
Assistant Vice President, Student Life
Hahn UC 232
cynthiaavery@sandiego.edu
619.260.4588
loriwatson Dr. Lori Watson
Associate Professor, Philosophy
FH 164
pwatson@SanDiego.edu
619.260.4091
johunsaker Dr. Jo Hunsaker
Professor, School of Business
OH 131
hunsaker@sandiego.edu
619.260.4858
   

Upcoming Event Information

Please check back for more information regarding the 2014-2015 academic year.

Upcoming Scholarship Information

Please check back for more information regarding the 2014-2015 academic year.

Make Health A Priority with USD Resources!

When in need of medical care or other wellness support, take advantage of USD Student Wellness Resources first! Visits to the USD wellness resources are free of charge.

For more information about student wellness resources, please contact one of the many student wellness offices below:

To learn more about the collaborative and how to become involved in its meetings, programs and services, email: cynthiaavery@sandiego.edu.