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Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition Meet Your Academic Success Coordinators

The primary function of the Academic Success Coordinator is to foster a successful transition to the University environment.

If you are an undergraduate student or a first-year transfer student, please schedule an appointment with your assigned Academic Success Coordinator (ASC) by clicking on the button below. All students in the department are required to meet with their ASC at least once a semester to receive their advising code.

Barbara Mendez
Academic Success Coordinator


Prospective Students

If you are interested in becoming a CSU student, and would like to meet with a Food Science and Human Nutrition academic adviser for more information or to discuss your plans to pursue the following majors; Fermentation Science & Technology, Hospitality Management or Nutrition and Food Science, please contact Pam Cox, the Undergraduate Coordinator at

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Erin Strutz
Academic Success Coordinator


Common reasons for an appointment:

  • Have a form signed
  • Course selection for one semester
  • Review CSU Policy
  • Add a minor

For advising on a four-year plan, academic probation counseling, covering major requirements, career counseling or similar you need to make a full 30-minute appointment.


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There are a number of student organizations in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition. We encourage you to learn more about how you can get involved with your classmates.

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