Academic Advisement

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Attention Applicants: Please note that our academic advisors do not review admissions applications and will not be able to tell you your admission status.

MS applicants may email Viterbi Graduate Admissions at viterbi.gradadmission@usc.edu.
BS applicants may may log in to the application portal to check their status.

CS Department Business Hours

Main Office: SAL 104
Monday – Friday
8:30am – 12:00pm
1:00pm – 5:00pm

All students must check in with the Receptionist at the front desk in SAL 104.

Email Etiquette: Please only contact your assigned Advisor.  Include your full name, USC ID#, and degree program. Please be patient and allow your advisor at least 2 business days to respond to your inquiry.  Advisors do not review or answer email in the evenings or weekends.  It is not necessary to contact all advisors in the department.  Thank you!

CS Advisor Information and Advisement Office Hours

Lizsl De Leon
Director of Student Affairs
Ph.D. Advisor
Ph.D. Students
Monday: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. & 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Tuesday: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. & 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. & 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Thursday: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Friday: By appointment only.
Ryan Rozan
Associate Director of Student Affairs
Undergraduate Advisor
Last Names A-G
Undergraduate Students
CS Majors with Last Names A – G and All CS Minors
Refer to the undergraduate advisement schedule.
Norma Perry
Assistant Director of Student Affairs
Undergraduate Advisor
Last Names H-L
Undergraduate Students
CS Majors with Last Names H – L
Refer to the undergraduate advisement schedule.
Chrissy Franks Sayed
Assistant Director of Student Affairs
Undergraduate Advisor
Last Names M-So
Undergraduate Students
CS Majors with Last Names M – So
Refer to the undergraduate advisement schedule.
Mara Ragan
Assistant Director of Student Affairs
Undergraduate Advisor
Last Names Sp-Z
Undergraduate Students
CS Majors with Last Names Sp – Wa
Refer to the undergraduate advisement schedule.
Kevin Henry
Assistant Director of Student Affairs
Undergraduate Advisor
Last Names Sp-Z
Undergraduate Students
CS Majors with Last Names Wb – Z
Refer to the undergraduate advisement schedule.
Flor Martinez
Assistant Director of Student Affairs
Master’s Student Advisor
Last Names A-Ma
M.S. Students with Last Names A – Ma
All Days: By appointment only.
Schedule an advising appointment via myViterbi.
Art Perez
Assistant Director of Student Affairs
Master’s Student Advisor
Last Names Mb-Z
M.S. Students with Last Names Mb – Z
All Days: By appointment only.
Schedule an advising appointment via myViterbi.