Denise Mostowfi (she/her/hers)

Academic Success Coach
Director of Academic Coaching and Transition


Areas of Interest

  • Undeclared/Exploratory students
  • Students on Academic Probation
  • Neurodiverse students
  • Transfer students, both traditional and working adult
  • Academic planning, transcript evaluation, and GPA calculation
  • Re-entry students


  • Pupil Personnel Services Credential, University of San Francisco
  • M.S., Counseling, San Francisco State University
  • B.S., Psychology, California Lutheran University

Professional Organizations

NACADA - National Academic Advising Association

Fun Facts

Hometown: Atwater, CA

  • Our cat, Lucy, is my morning alarm clock.
  • Walking makes me feel happy and healthy, especially when I'm with one of my friends or listening to a good book or podcast.
  • I met my husband through an old school personal newspaper ad before online dating existed.
  • During one of my intersessions in college, I sang my way through Europe.
  • When I was growing up, my parents made me eat lima beans....I still hate lima beans.

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