The Department of Chicana/o Studies is currently conducting business virtually & by phone.

For general inquires please contact us at or 530-752-2421, M-F, 9 a.m.-5 p.m (PT).

For advising appointments, please use or contact Alma Martinez (

Please allow for extended response times.

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For information about Spring 2021 courses please see here: Spring Schedule & Mode of Instruction

Alma Martinez


Position Title
Student Affairs Officer

Chicana/o Studies

2114 Hart Hall
Office Hours
By appointment

Alma Martinez has over 14 years of experience in holistic academic advising and student advocacy in both academic and student affairs. Currently, Alma is the Academic Counselor in the Department of Chicana/o Studies. Alma has a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley in Development Studies and Economics and a M.A. in Leadership in Social Justice. Alma, from the Bay Area enjoys sports, music, dancing and singing although she can barely carry a note.