University of California, Riverside

University Honors

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Contact Us

We are located at:

381 Surge
UC Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521-0157

Tel: (951) 827–5323
Fax: (951) 827–5320

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday

8:00am – 12:00pm
12:00pm – 1:00pm (Closed for Lunch)
1:00pm – 5:00pm

University Honors Staff

  • Howard H Hays Chair and Faculty Director of University Honors
    Richard Cardullo
    Associate Vice Provost of Undergraduate Education,
    Professor of Biology
    Oversight of the academic components of University Honors 
  • Administrative Director
    Aaron Bushong
    Oversight of University Honors, Administration, Budget, Student Affairs Management, Recruitment
  • University Honors Counselor - Events & Leadership
    Latoya Ambrose
    Honors Students (last names A-H), Oversight of Event Coordination and Ambassadors (Creativity & Innovation and Global Diversity & Citizenship)
  • University Honors Counselor - Outreach & Programs
    Lourdes Maldonado
    Outreach/Recruitment, Portfolio Development, Affiliated Programs, Honors scholarships, PBK
  • University Honors Counselor - Courses & Admissions
    Dennis McIver,                                   Honors students (last names G-L), Oversight of course scheduling and admissions.
  • Lead University Honors Counselor 
    Jane Kim
    Honors Students (last names M-R), Oversight of Counseling operations, Audeamus National Multidisciplinary Honors Journal (, Ambassador Peer mentoring, Program evaluation & assessment.
  • University Honors Counselor - Student Engagement
    Mayra Jones
    Honors Students (last names S-Z), Oversight of Culture of Contribution Ambassadors, Media Team, Media Equipment, Website, and Marketing.
  • University Honors Office Manager
    Kristine Parada
    Oversight of Honors office operations 

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900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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381 Surge Building

Tel: (951) 827-5323
Fax: (951) 827-5320

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