Welcome to Warren Residential Life

The office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 5:00 pm. The Residential Life Office oversees all aspects of the Warren Residential Life Community, including but not limited to administrative functions such as: student conduct, room change requests, contract release requests, mailboxes distribution, campus resource referrals, and acting as the primary liaison to Housing/Dining Administration.

In addition, the office also provides community and student leadership development, overseeing our paraprofessional student employees, managing the Student Activity Center, mentoring several campus organizations, and sponsoring various student programs.


Meet the Professional Staff

  • Director of Residence Life

    Director of Residence Life

    Dana Pysz, Ed.D.

    Dana is starting his third year working here at UCSD in Warren Residential Life. He grew up in Dana Point, CA (about 50 miles north of here) and previously worked at UCLA prior to moving to San Diego. He received his Bachelors in English at Humboldt State, Masters in Communication Studies at Texas Tech University, and Doctorate in Educational Leadership at UCLA. He lives on campus in a staff apartment in Goldberg Hall with his French Bulldog, Dixie, and can’t be more excited to be working here!


  • Assistant Director of Residence Life

    Assistant Director of Residence Life

    Cesar Figueroa, Ed.D.

    Dr. Cesar Figueroa has worked at four UC Campuses: UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara, UC Santa Cruz and now UC San Diego. Received B.A. from UC Irvine, M.Ed. University of Maryland-College Park, Advanced Certificate in College Counseling from UCLA Extension, and his doctorate in Educational Leadership at UCSD.

  • Assistant Director of Residence Life

    Assistant Director of Residence Life

    Jennifer Klage Amerine

    Jennifer graduated from UC San Diego, Warren College (Go Tritons!) and received her M.Ed. from San Diego State University (Go Aztecs!).  Jennifer was born and raised in central California and was a first generation college student. She enjoys spending quality time with her daughter (going to the beach, parks, local theme parks, etc.).

  • Fiscal and Facilities Coordinator

    Fiscal and Facilities Coordinator

    Rachel Harrington 

    Rachel is a Warren alumna and received her B.S. in Management Science at UC San Diego. She manages the Warren College Student Activity Center (SAC) and reservations for any of our facilities, co-advises our community programs, assists RAs with programming, and has a great fascination for butterflies.

  • Housing Administrative Assistant

    Housing Administrative Assistant

    Adriana Campuzano

    Adriana provides assistance to staff and students in the Residential Life Office. Adriana is a native San Diegan. She graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a B.S. in Mathematical Sciences. She had the pleasure to work with J. Kevin Wood when she began working at Warren Residential Life. Her hobbies include photography, scrapbooking, quilting and Kakuro.

Meet the Community Coordinators (CC)

  • Community Coordinators (CC)

    Community Coordinators are undergraduate students who work closely with Resident Assistants to assist in community building throughout the Warren Residential Complex. Community Coordinators assist in the management of 7-10 Resident Assistants, mentor Resident Assistants in community programming and roommate mediation, and assist in disciplinary confrontations. .
  • Black and Brennan halls Community Coordinator

    Alvin Ngo 

    Alvin is a 4th year Computer Science major born and raised in Orange County, CA (specifically the Westminster/Huntington Beach area). He is an avid LA Lakers fan and huge movie lover. His favorite movies include Shutter Island, Inception, The Blind Side, and Memento.

  • Douglas and Goldberg halls Community Coordinator

    Joshua "Josh" Mumford

    Josh is a 4th year student at Earl Warren College, pursuing his B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. Outside of his rule at Warren Residential Life, Josh is a leading member of UCSD's Design/Build/Fly competition team which designs RC Planes for competition. Some of his hobbies include cooking, playing classical piano, and exploring San Diego.

  • Frankfurter, Stewart, Harlan, and Bates halls Community Coordinator

    Jeffrey "Jeff" Ward

    Jeff is a 4th year Warren student from San Francisco studying Mechanical Engineering. He is on the UCSD triathlon team, enjoys his time working in the Warren Residential Life Office, and loves going to the La Jolla Playhouse.

Meet the Resident Assistants (RA)

  • Resident Assistants (RA)

    Resident Assistants are undergraduate students who have undergone a rigorous selection and training process. They live in the Warren Residential Complex and work with residents to develop a sense of community, facilitate open and sensitive communication among apartment/suite mates, and organize social, educational, recreational, and cultural activities. RAs are involved with many college and campus-wide activities and are great sources of information. They also are responsible for reminding residents to abide by the rules and regulations while residing in the residential complex.
  • Resident Assistant: Black Hall 1001 - 1004, 1101 - 1107, and 1110 - 1112

    Meghna Bahry

    Meghna is a second year Bioengineering student at Warren College. Meghna's interests and hobbies are varied and range from international politics to wildlife photography and other art.

  • Resident Assistant: Black Hall apartments 1113 - 1114 and 1202 - 1214

    Jaqueline "Jackie" Ong

    Jackie is a student at Eleanor Roosevelt College pursuing a major in Human Biology and a minor in Psychology. She was raised in the Philippine Islands and enjoys swimming, island hopping, and painting.

  • Resident Assistant: Black Hall apartments 1304 - 1313 and 1405 - 1407

    James McDougall

    James is a Computer Engineering major at Earl Warren College. He has lived in Southern California for his whole life. James is a first generation college student who enjoys working with computers and relating with family.

  • Resident Assistant: Black Hall apartments 1408 - 1411, 1505 - 1510, and 1606 - 1609

    Andy Snitovsky

    Andy is a Structural Engineering student from San Francisco. If you have any questions about student council, engineering organizations, community service, or animal facts, then drop by for a visit with Andy on the fifth floor of Black Hall.

  • Resident Assistant: Brennan Hall apartments 2001 - 2005, 2101 - 2107, and 2110 - 2111

    Si Wu

    Si is a 3rd year Computer Engineering Student at Earl Warren College. She loves jogging, singing, watching movies, and sleeping. She also likes to work on projects with her friends. Si is curious about many things and loves to research them. She is a dog person.

  • Resident Assistant: Brennan Hall apartments 2112 - 2114 and 2203 - 2214

    Joshua "Josh" Davis

    Josh is a 3rd year Warren student majoring in Physiology & Neuroscience. Josh is originally from Washington State.

  • Resident Assistant: Brennan Hall apartments 2304 - 2313 and 2409 - 2411

    Tram Tran

    Tram is a 3rd year Physiology & Neuroscience major with a Theatre minor. In her spare time, she likes to cry over Chinese and Korean dramas even though she can't understand either language. Tram's greatest aspiration is to acheive a height of 5 feet so that she may tower over her enemies.

  • Resident Assistant: Brennan Hall apartments 2404 - 2408, 2505 - 2510, and 2606 - 2609

    Hector Estrada

    Hector is a proud Warren student majoring in Biochemistry. Hector enjoys meeting new people and currently serves as the Student at Large for Warren College Student Council.

  • Resident Assistant: Douglas Hall apartments 3001, 3101 - 3105, and 3108 - 3112

    David Zhu

    David is an Eleanor Roosevelt College Student pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He has a profound interest in history, anthropology, and related topics and loves to travel. David is currently a member of SEDS UCSD, an on-campus rocketry organization.

  • Resident Assistant: Douglas Hall apartments 3113 - 3114 and 3206 - 3214

    Rommel "RJ" Narvasa Jr.

    RJ is a Warren student entering his 3rd year at UCSD. The 2018 - 2019 school year will be his second year on the RA staff. He loves meeting and working with people from all corners of the world. RJ loves listening and making music of all genres.

  • Resident Assistant: Douglas Hall apartments 3201 - 3205 and 3303 - 3308

    Aditya "Adi" Rao

    Adi is a 4th year Warren Student and is currently earning his bachelor's degree in Biochemistry & Cell Biology with minors in History and Psychology. He hopes to go to medical school after his time at UC San Diego. Adi loves to spend his downtime cooking delicious meals.

  • Resident Assistant: Douglas Hall apartments 3309 - 3313 and 3406 - 3411

    Bhavika Kaneria

    Bhavika is a 3rd year Warren student majoring in Cognitive Science with a specialization in Machine Learning. She grew up in the Bay Area and loves to play tennis, bike, and watch Netflix in her free time.

  • Resident Assistant: Douglas Hall apartments 3404 - 3405, 3505 - 3510, and 3606 - 3608

    Danielle "Dani" Lee

    Dani is a beach-loving lettering enthusiast who is majoring in Bioinformatics-Biology. She enjoys playing volleyball, listening to music, and God.

  • Resident Assistant: Goldberg Hall apartments 4105, 4108 - 4111, and 4203 - 4211

    Savannah Fakhouri

    Savannah is a 3rd year Warren student studying Physiology & Neuroscience and is a San Diego native. When she's not busy studying, she loves spending her free time at the beach, hiking, and painting.

  • Resident Assistant: Goldberg Hall apartments 4212 - 4214 and 4304 - 4314

    Nisan Verma

    Nisan is a 3rd year Human Biology major working toward a career in medicine. He loves eating, Watching Formula 1, and spending time with friends.

  • Resident Assistant: Goldberg Hall apartments 4301 - 4303 and 4401 - 4410

    Bernice Leung

    Bernice is a 3rd year Warren student majoring in Molecular Biology. She is originally from Hong Kong. Bernice volunteers in a lab at the School of Medicine and it is her life goal to own a Shiba Inu.

  • Resident Assistant: Goldberg Hall apartments 4411 - 4412, 4504 - 4511, and 4606 - 4609

    Hunter Carney

    Hunter Carney is a 2nd year RA majoring in Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience. She graduating this year and hopes to work with people who have developmental disabilities. She also loves cats.

  • Resident Assistant: Frankfurter Residence Hall, 1st Floor

    Hannah Peterson

    Hannah is from Tigard, Oregon and is majoring in Data Science. She hopes to use her Data Science knowledge to aid in efforts to protect the environment.

  • Resident Assistant: Frankfurter Residence Hall, 2nd Floor

    Vinni Cusi

    Vinni is a dashing, enthusiastic, and fun-loving pillar of the community. Having been born in the Philippines, he is a first-generation immigrant, much like the pioneers of old. He hopes that the interpersonal skills and empathy he develops working with Warren Residential Life will translate into the medical field. Fortunately, Vinni is resilient to bad jokes.

  • Resident Assistant: Frankfurter Residence Hall, 3rd & 4th Floors

    Myles Bosompem

    Myles is a Warren student and RA in his second year of schooling at UC San Diego.

  • Resident Assistant: Harlan Residence Hall, 1st Floor

    Ruben Abazari

    Ruben is a graduating International Business student from Revelle College. Having lived in San Diego all his life, Ruben hopes to travel. He wants to work in the tech or hospitality industries after he graduates.

  • Resident Assistant: Harlan Residence Hall, 2nd Floor

    Callie Boskin

    Callie is a 2nd year Bioengineering student and a 1st year RA. Originally from San Francisco, she enjoys backpacking, chilling with her dog, falling asleep on busses, and going to the beach: both in the fog and in the sunshine.

  • Resident Assistant: Harlan Residence Hall, 3rd & 4th Floors

    Alex Ma

    Alex is a 3rd year Warren student majoring in Bioengineering: Biotechnology. She is from Beijing, China. She is also a big lover of art and is minoring in Art History.

  • Resident Assistant: Stewart Residence Hall, 1st Floor

    Amanda Mar

    Amanda is a Biochemistry/Cell Biology and Public Health double major. She was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest at the border between Oregon and Washington. She enjoys cooking and travelling, as well as design and photography.

  • Resident Assistant: Stewart Residence Hall, 2nd Floor

    Vivian Mason

    Vivian is a 2nd year student at UC San Diego and is majoring in Political Science. Vivian was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA and speaks both English and Spanish. During her free time, Vivian likes to hang out with her friends and family.

  • Resident Assistant: Stewart Residence Hall, 3rd Floor

    Marykathryn Stahnke

    Marykathryn is a Biochemistry and Cellular Biology major who loves anything related to our planet's oceans. She was raised in Southern California and loves random trips to the beach, surfing, sailing, and practicing Tae Kwon Do.

  • Resident Assistant: Stewart Residence Hall, 4th & 5th Floors

    Nate Browne

    Nate enjoys all things Disney and Pixar, volleyball, bodybuilding, music (both playing and listening), and all things computer science. He is a 3rd year Warren student and you can often find him in the CSE building or at the beach.

  • Resident Assistant: Bates Residence Hall, 1st & 2nd Floors

    Luyanda Mdanda

    "Hi everyone, my name's Luyanda, but you can call me Lu. I was born and raised in South Africa and love to skate, surf, and go to concert. I've lived on 4 different continents and have great Instagram puppies! :)"

  • Resident Assistant: Bates Residence Hall, 3rd, 4th, & 5th Floors

    Shivani Das

    Shivani is a 4th year Warren student majoring in International Studies/International Business. She plays lacrosse for UC San Diego and really enjoys eating cheesecake.

Meet the Office Assistants (OA)

  • Office Assistants (OA)

    Office Assistants are undergraduate students who help run the Warren Residential Life Office with its daily operation. They answer phones, schedule appointments, make room reservations, and assist the professional staff as needed. OAs are also great sources of information, when it comes to questions about our Warren community and the campus as a whole.

  • Office Assistant Level 2

    Office Assistant Level 2

    Evan Kay
  • Office Assistant Level 1

    Office Assistant Level 1

    Dorrin Famininy
  • Office Assistant Level 1

    Office Assistant Level 1

    Daniel Harrison
  • Office Assistant Level 1

    Office Assistant Level 1

    Ruben Abazari
  • Office Assistant Level 1

    Office Assistant Level 1

    Julianne Trejo
  • Office Assistant Level 1

    Office Assistant Level 1

    Jeffrey "Jeff" Ward

Meet the SAC Associates (SACA)

  • SAC Associates (SACA)

    SAC Associates (SACAs) are undergraduate students who run Warren College's Student Activity Center (SAC). The SACAs are responsible for overseeing the rental process of recreational games including: pool, ping pong, board games, sports equipment, and much more. They provide residents the opportunity to pick up their mail parcels at the center for extended hours during the evening when mail services is closed. SACAs also assist the Warren Residential Life office by overseeing room reservations that occur in the SAC’s Equality Room and kitchen. 

  • Sac Associate

    Sac Associate

    Yunfei Ren
  • Sac Associate

    Cynthia Shiau

Meet the Warren Residential Hall Council (CleRHCs)

  • CleRHCs


    CleRHCs is the Residential Hall Council for Warren College. The organization is comprised of undergraduate students who have volunteered their time to organize social, educational, recreational, and cultural activities for the Warren Residential Life community. Members gain valuable leadership, programming, and teamwork skills and many forge lasting friendships with one another. Any undergraduate student may become a member of the council. To join simply stop on by CleRHCs‘ weekly meetings; Thursday nights at 8pm in the Equality Room at the Warren College Student Activity Center (SAC). 

  • Chair:

    The Chair elected every year by the previous council. They lead weekly General Body Meetings, maintain and manages the CleRHCs budget, plan the annual Fall Retreat and oversee the council as a whole. This year's chair is 
  • Vice Chair:

    The Vice Chair is reponsibsle for assisting the Chair in managing the council and stepping in for the Chair when needed. The Vice Chair also heads the planning of the end-of-the-year banquet for CleRHCs. The current vice chair is
  • Program Coordinator:

    The Program Coordinator is responsible for overseeing Building Representatives and assisting them in their efforts. They review all programming forms with the Marketing Director to ensure proper completion for successful events. The current program coorinator is 
  • Marketing Director:

    The Marketing Director is responsible for overseeing and managing the Marketing Interns. They are also responsible for the creative publicity you see around Warren College! The current marketing director is 
  • Building Representative

    The Building Representatives are responsible for voicing the opinions of students who live in each building throughout Warren College. They also assist in planning programs under the Program Coordinator for residents to enjoy.
  • Marketing Intern

    The Marketing Intern is reponsible for designing and creating all publicity for the organization under the Marketing Director.


  • General Body Member

    Anyone is welcome to become a General Body Member of CleRHCs. They attend weekly GBMs and volunteer to assist in any stage of planning and implementing programs.

Meet the Summer Interns (SI)

  • Summer Interns (SI)

    Summer Interns are undergraduate students who help the Warren Residential Life Office prepare for the next academic year and daily operations. They answer phones, schedule appointments, organize supplies, clean, and assist the professional staff as needed. Summer Interns are also great sources of information, when it comes to questions about our Warren community and the campus as a whole.

  • Norah Al -Azzam

    Norah Al -Azzam

    Norah is a third-year transfer student majoring in biology. In her free time, she enjoys painting, going to the beach and checking out coffee shops. She is also a research assistant at Dr. Pekkurnaz’s lab studying neuron metabolism. Her dream one day is to get a Ph.D. in neuroscience and own a startup.

  • Isaac Fehr

    Issac is a recently graduated senior who worked at Warren as a Resident Assistant and Community Coordinator. He is now working as a summer intern while finishing up a research project. He is a huge comic book enthusiast and enjoys talking about books and tv shows!
  • Xinyi Huang

    Xinyi is a first - year undergraduate student who is majoring in Economics. She was born and attended school in China and came to the U.S. for college in 2017. She enjoys reading and literature, finishing three science fiction books before starting at the University.

  • Tor Santos