Graduate Student Affairs Team

Graduate Students have access to academic advising provided by the Office of Graduate Student Affairs. The advisors available to students are listed below, and the particular areas they supervise are highlighted.

When to Contact Graduate Student Affairs

  • Academic Advising 
  • Course Registration and Scheduling Questions
  • Student Life Activities, Leadership Opportunities, Orientation and Graduation
  • Non-academic Issues Impacting Your Studies 
  • General Inquiries

The Office of Graduate Student Affairs Team


Janine Mixon
, Director of Graduate Student Affairs | (415) 422-2546
The Director for Graduate Student Affairs oversees the operations of all graduate academic programs and the associated aspects of student life. Both within the University and to the external community, the Director is a representative and advocate for all the graduate students of the School of Management. Working with faculty, staff, students, and alumni, the Director is responsible for delivering a valuable and unique USF experience both inside and outside the classroom.

Mikaela Hinds, Assistant Director of Advising | (415) 422-4553
The Assistant Director of Advising serves as the primary advisor for the MSOD, MPA and MNA programs and shares advising for MBA programs with the Director. The Assistant Director handles all directed studies and performs degree audits in support of timely completion.

Contact Info

Graduate Student Affairs

Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m.– 5 p.m. Weekday evenings and Saturdays by appointment

University of San Francisco
Downtown Campus
101 Howard Street, Suite 511 and Fifth Floor Mezzanine
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 422-7188