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Community Updates

Thank you to our wonderful 2016 "Welcome to the Oakes Family Call-a-thon" volunteers for extending their care and assistance to our newest community members: Janelyn Amaya, Jahayra Arce, Luis Arroyo, Griselda Avalos, Alejandra Camacho, Jonas Hernando, Mari Navarro, Daniel Ramos, Erica Rosales, Irina Solovieva, Adriana Storniolo, Miranda Stuart, Tatiana Vazquez, Margarita Yanez. And a special thank you to the Oakes NA's who also contributed towards accomplishing the 2016 Oakes Call-a-thon, and Maria Alcantara Ornelas for her outstanding leadership and coordination.

Save the Date: Practical Activism Conference (October 22, 2016)

Featured  Profile

Blake Riggs (Ph.D. '05, molecular, cell and developmental biology), an assistant professorDetermined to increase diversity in the sciences

Alumnus Blake Riggs uses his own story of prejudiced encounters, personal stumbles, and tenacity to encourage students of color. Continue»

Oakes Advising

Drop-In Hours

Due to limited availability we will not have any Drop-In during the Summer.

During the weeks of 6/14-6/24 you will only be able to make appointments directly with us at oakesadvising@ucsc.edu
Appointments are available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays in the mornings and afternoons*
*Advising appointments are available up to two weeks in advance. 
Click on the button below to schedule an appointment to meet with an Academic Adviser
Make an Online Appointment 

More information available at the following links:
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Westside Writing Center

Westside Writing Center Hours:

Monday: 10am - 8pm

Tuesday: 10am - 8pm

Wednesday: 10am - 8pm

Thursday: 10am - 8pm

Friday: 10am - 6pm

The Westside Writing Center is located in Oakes Administration Building room 111 (top right on map).

Click on the button below to schedule an appointment to meet with a writing tutor.

Make an Online Appointment

More information can be found here

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