Academic Advising - Retailing and Consumer Science



Meet Your Advisors

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Amye Chaparro

Academic Advisor (Main Campus)
Major: RCSC students in Sophomore, Junior, Senior standing
Minor: RCSC and Digital Retailing
Certificates: Digital Retailing

Office: McClelland Park Rm 203G
Direct Phone: 520-621-2393

About: Hello, Wildcat Family! I'm Amye (eh-mee), your Academic Advisor in Retailing and Consumer Science. As a first-generation student, I'm committed to providing accessible resources and fostering diversity within our program. I embody lifelong learning to better assist you. Let's embark on this journey together – I'm excited to connect with you!
I hold a Master's in Legal Studies, specializing in Compliance and Legal Risk Management. With a degree in Psychology from the University of Arizona under my belt, I've devoted 14 years to industry experience. My background spans a diverse range of areas, including retail, team management, inventory management, process enhancement, talent acquisition, customer engagement, and community outreach. With this wealth of knowledge and expertise, I'm here to guide you.


Arianna Buchanan, Academic Advisor, Norton School of Human Ecology, UArizona

Arianna Buchanan

Academic Advisor
1st Year RCSC Majors & Change Your Major Advisor (Main Campus)

Office: Forbes Rm 203 (MT&Th) / McClelland Park Rm 203 (W)
Direct Phone: (520) 626 - 3087


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Tiffany Ortega 

Academic Advisor
RCSC Majors, Minors, and Certificates (Arizona Online)

Office: McClelland Park Rm 203H
Direct Phone: 520-621-7138


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