Meet Your Orientation Leaders

Connect with your Orientation Leaders!

aileen ol

Yo what's up! My name is Aileen, I'm an incoming third year majoring in Sociology and affilated with Crown College. I am a first-generation bilingual student and I'm involved in Club Rugby and intramural sports. I enjoy being outside, exploring nature and watching movies. Some fun facts are that I'm queer and a Taurus.

andrea lead

Hey ya'll my name is Andrea! I am a third year Environmental Studies major with a minor in Anthropology. I am a first generation Chicanx student affiliated with College Ten and originally from Wilmington, CA. I use she/her and they/them pronouns (either works for me) and am involved with the Competitive Sports program here at UCSC. My hobbies include listening to music, going to concerts, painting and hiking.

bailey ol

Hi everyone! My name is Bailey and I am incoming third year Psychology and Sociology double major, affiliated with College Nine. My pronouns are she/her/hers and I proudly identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community. In my free time I enjoy exploring the trails on and off of campus, watching cheesy movies, and playing board games with my friends. I can't wait to meet ya'll. :)

brian ol

My name is Brian. Im majoring in Latin American and Latino Studies double minor in Education and History. At UCSC, I am involved with EQUALS (an LGBT religious group), Hermanas Unidas, and Central Americanas Unidas. I am from Los Angeles, California. I identify as a gay latino male.

calvin ol

Hey y’all, I’m Calvin and a fourth year studying Chemistry! I’m affiliated with Kresge College and a member of Circle K International, a community service organization on campus! I also work as a tour guide for the university! I’m a first generation college student from the Bay Area. My hobbies include hiking, making YouTube videos, listening to music and playing video games! :)

karina ol

Hey y'all! My name is Karina and I'm an incoming third-year Psych and Spanish double major affiliated with Kresge College! I'm also a First-Generation student from the San Fernando Valley, and I've worked with UCSC Catering since I started coming to school here! I love listening to music and journaling, and hope to someday work as a counselor with Latinx high school students. Can't wait to see y'all around campus!

may lead

My name is May (she/her/hers). I am an incoming fourth year Film and Digital Media and Art double major with a concentration in Digital Media. I want to go into the animation industry after UCSC. This is my third year working with the Orientation Office. I also am involved with the Merrill Programs and Leadership Office and Student Fees Advisory Committee.

tommy ol

My name is Tommy and I am a proposed history major in Kresge college! I’m also planning to minor in education and literature. Outside of the Orientation team I work in dining services at UCSC and am a member of the UCSC Tabletop Gaming Association!

vanessa leader

Hi everyone! My name is Vanessa and I’m a fourth year from Cowell College. I was born in Venezuela, so Spanish is my first language. I'm a Business Management Economics major, and although I'm not sure what I want to pursue with that yet, my dream is to one day work for Disney. Aside from being an Orientation Leader, I’m a part of Society of STEM Sisters and the club tennis team. Looking forward to getting to know y'all!