Office of Student Academic Services

1252 Memorial Drive, 140 Ashe Building, Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone (305) 284-4333 * Fax (305) 284-4686


Emily K. Long
Assistant Dean

Melissa Hew-Tarradath 
Manager - Arts & Humanities, Exploratory & Foote Fellows

Oscar Diaz
Manager - STEM; Psychology & Neuroscience & Foote Fellows

Marian Dahman 
Manager - Graduation & Persistence

Senior Academic Advisors

Jennifer Delgado
Biology Upperclass & and Chemistry Advising (under 30 credits)

Tony Williams
New Biology Majors & Psychology Advising (Last Names A-G)

Jacqueline Frechette
Psychology Advising (Last Names H-Z)

Martha Medina
Computer Science (under 45 credits) & Neuroscience Advising

Gerardo Suarez
Exploratory & Economics Advising

Marlisa Mendoza
Anthropology, Art & Art History, Political Science, Philosophy, Public Administration, and Theatre Arts Advising

Gisett Taveras
Africana Studies, American Studies, Classics, Criminology, English, Gender & Sexuality Studies, Global Health Studies, History, International Studies, Judaic Studies, Latin American Studies, Modern Languages, Religious Studies, and Sociology Advising

Support Staff

Wanda Smiley
Senior Administrative Assistant

Diondra Moss

Special Programs

Da Vinci Program
Fellow in Latin American Studies (FILAS)
Foote Fellow Advisors
  • Emily K. Long – 140 Ashe, 305-284-4333
  • Melissa Hew-Tarradath - 140 Ashe, 305-284-4333
  • Oscar Diaz - 140 Ashe, 305-284-4333
Hammond Scholars
  • Christopher Doell –  Richter Library, Suite 224,, 305-284-3194
Pre-Health Advising
Pre-Law Advising