Undergraduate Advising
Center for Student Success

Center for Student Success

  EBA-448 |    619-594-5828  |   [email protected]
  Monday–Friday   9:00am–4:30pm

We exist to support students through their academic journey.

We provide services which empower students to take ownership of their educational and professional success. We do this by providing comprehensive advising and academic support; promoting engagement opportunities; and helping students to navigate and utilize campus resources.



Scheduling an Advising Appointment

Academic advisors in the Fowler College of Business are available virtually to answer your questions. To schedule a virtual appointment, please follow these steps: 

Login to your EAB Navigate application using your SDSUid and password.
Once you are signed in, you will select the blue Get Assistance button.
EAB Get Assistance button
It will then prompt you to select what type of appointment you would like to schedule, you will select advising. It will ask you to choose a specific service category and you'll select academic advising. Finally, it will ask you to choose a service for your appointment. You can select from the following options: Major Advising, Major/Minor Exploration/Change, Minor AdvisingIf you would like to meet regarding studying abroad, please select Study Abroad Advising. You will be meeting with Willaine Carr.
lt will then ask you to select a location. You will select FCOB: Business Student Success Center.
Lastly, it will ask who you would like to meet with. Select where it says "Any Staff" and a drop down list will appear with all FCOB Advisor. Find your major advisor and select a date and time that works best for you. In the comments section, please state a short description of what you would like to discuss during your appointment. 
  • Unsure of who your major advisor is? Please search for your advisor from the profiles below. Some majors have two advisors, which are split based on last name. 

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Patricia van Damme

Interim Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
[email protected]
619-594-8279 |  EBA-448


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Jason Tan

Finance, Financial Services, Real Estate Advisor (Last Names A-H)
[email protected]
(619) 594-5219 |  EBA-448

Schedule an Appointment with Jason Tan

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Courtney Campbell

Finance, Financial Services, Real Estate Advisor (Last Names I-Z)
[email protected]

Schedule an Appointment with Courtney Campbell

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Vanessa Escobar

Management Information Systems Advisor, Marketing Advisor (Last Names O-Z)
[email protected]
(619) 594-3041 |  EBA-448

Schedule an Appointment with Vanessa Escobar

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Akyia Ervin

General Business Advisor (Last Names A-L)
[email protected]
(619) 594-7809 |  EBA-448

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Willaine Cabal Carr

General Business Advisor (Last Names M-Z), International Programs Coordinator
[email protected]
619-594-2605 |  EBA-448

Schedule an Appointment with Willaine Cabal Carr