Academic Support Services


The primary mission of Pitzer College’s Academic Support Services is to assist students in achieving academic success. This is accomplished through a wide variety of services and programs which are available to all students who wish to improve their academic skills and ability to learn.


  • To provide appropriate accommodations and support services.
  • To serve as a resource.
  • To be an advocate for the needs of all students.
  • To assist the institution in interpreting federal and state legislation mandating appropriate accommodations for students with disabilities.
  • To refer students to faculty and offices that provides additional assistance such as help with the writing process, career and employment advice.

What We Do

Academic Support

Disability Support

Housing Accommodations

Frequently Asked Questions

Jill Hawthorne

Associate Dean/Director of Academic Support Services
Scott Hall 120

Rudolph Ganaden II

Interim Coordinator for Academic Support
Scott Hall 120

Danny Hernandez

Assistant Dean of Students and Case Manager
Mead Hall 108