Programs, Workshops & Events

✨ Weekly Fall Quarter Programs ✨

ONDAS Peer Mentoring Hours: Mentoring Moments

Our Peer Mentors are available to answer your questions about navigating the university, and general mentorship this Fall during their OSC Mentoring Moments! Each Peer Mentor will hold weekly hours through a virtual or in-Center platform. You can find more information on when these hours are held on our homepage calendar!

Academic Advising:

Join L&S Academic Advisor Jack Rivas during his in-person drop-in hours at the ONDAS Student Center! Jack has been a long-time campus partner and collaborator with the Center with a passion for supporting students. You can find him in the OSC Tuesdays 9:00-12:00pm and Wednesdays 1:00pm-4:00pm! Beginning Week 2 of Fall Quarter.

Grad School Guidance Pop-in & 1:1 Appointments:

Would you like to chat and ask questions about graduate school with a First-Gen peer? Grad Student Mentor Sofi is available and ready to assist you! Discuss topics such as: Where to start, How to find grad programs, The application process, Personal Statements, Considering Growth (Gap) Years, Academic graduate programs, and Navigating grad school as a First-Gen scholar!

This year, the GSG Pop-in is divided into two components:

Community drop-in: 2:00-2:30pm

For an individual 15-minute meeting, register here: Shoreline.ucsb.edu/meetings/1814036/GradSofi

Career Staff Mentoring Hours: 

More information to come.

STEM Student Guidance:

Questions about graduate school in STEM? Join Nate Palmquist and Jannine Chamorro during the weekly STEM Student Guidance where you can chat about the application process, internships, growth (gap) years, research, and more! Jannine and Nate understand the first-gen experience and are ready to support you.

Weekly on Zoom every Friday of Fall quarter from 12-1pm.