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.

    I am starting my second year working here at UCSD in Warren Residential Life. I grew up in Dana Point, CA (about 50 miles north of here) and previously worked at UCLA prior to moving to San Diego. I received my Bachelors in English at Humboldt State, Masters in Communication Studies at Texas Tech University, and Doctorate in Educational Leadership at UCLA. I live on campus in a staff apartment in Goldberg Hall, and I 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.

  • Tahiez Toro

    Tahiez is originally from Los Angeles, CA.  She has a B.A. in Visual Arts, Media and Spanish Literature.  She was a Resident Advisor her fifth year for the LGBTQIA+ Living Learning Community at John Muir College. Tahiez has previous experience working as a Residence Life Coordinator and is now working in Warren.  She assists and supervises RAs, provides guidance, and advises Warren’s Residential Hall Council (CleRHCs).        

  • 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

    Rachel Harrington 

    Rachel is a Warren alumna and received her B.S. in Management Science at UC San Diego. She manages the 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's)

  • Community Coordinators (CC's)

    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.
  • Isaac Fehr

    Isaac Fehr

  • Mimi Metu

    Mimi Metu

  • Josh Mumford

    Josh Mumford

Meet the Resident Assistants (RA's)

  • Resident Assistants (RA's)

    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.
  • Riley Zhang

    Riley Zhang

    Riley is the RA for Black Hall apartments 1001 - 1004, 1101 - 1107, and 1110 - 1112.
  • Josh Davis

    Josh Davis

    Josh is the RA for Black Hall apartments 1113 - 1114 and 1202 - 1214. 
  • Shant Simonian

    Shant Simonian

    Shant is the RA for Black Hall apartments 1304 - 1313 and 1405 - 1407.
  • Vicky Thai

    Vicky Thai

    Vicky is the RA for Black Hall apartments 1408 - 1411, 1505 - 1510, and 1606 - 1609. 
  • Nisan Verma

    Nisan Verma

    Nisan is the RA for Brennan Hall apartments 2001 - 2005, 2101 - 2107, and 2110 - 2111. 
  • Ruben Abazari

    Ruben Abazari

    Ruben is the RA for Brennan Hall apartments 1112 - 2114 and 2203 - 2214. 
  • Jackie Ong

    Jackie Ong

    Jackie is the RA for Brennan Hall apartments 2304 - 2313 and 2409 - 2411. 
  • Vinni Cusi

    Vinni Cusi

    Vinni is the RA for Brennan Hall apartments 2404 - 2408, 2505 - 2510, and 2606 - 2609. 
  • Sidney Yerger

    Sidney Yerger

    Sidney is the RA for Douglas Hall apartments 3001, 3101 - 3105, and 3108 - 3112. 
  • Jason Kim

    Jason Kim

    Jason is the RA for Douglas Hall apartments 3113 - 3114 and 3206 - 3214. 
  • David Sibrian

    David Sibrian

    David  is the RA for Douglas Hall apartments 3201 - 3205 and 3303 - 3308. 
  • RJ Narvasa

    RJ Narvasa

    RJ is the RA for Douglas Hall apartments 3309 - 3313 and 3406 - 3411. 
  • Sara Lucero

    Sara Lucero

    Sara is the RA for Douglas Hall apartments 3404 - 3405, 3505 - 3510, and 3606 - 3608. 
  • Gabby Davidson

    Gabby Davidson

    Gabby is the RA for Goldberg Hall apartments 4105, 4108 - 4111, and 4203 - 4211. 
  • Hunter Lai

    Hunter Lai

    Hunter is the RA for Goldberg Hall apartments 4212 - 4214 and 4304 - 4314. 
  • Andy Snitovsky

    Andy Snitovsky

    Andy is the RA for Goldberg Hall apartments 4301 - 4303 and 4401 - 4410. 
  • Nate Browne

    Nate Browne

    Nate is the RA for Goldberg Hall apartments 4411 - 4412, 4504 - 4511, and 4606 - 4609.
  • Taylor Goto

    Taylor Goto

    Taylor is the RA for the 1st floor of the Frankfurter Resdience Hall. 
  • Alvin Ngo

    Alvin Ngo

    Alvin is the RA for the 2nd floor of the Frankfurter Resdience Hall. 
  • Hunter Carney

    Hunter Carney

    Hunter is the RA for the 3rd and 4th floors of the Frankfurter Resdience Hall. 
  • Jeff Ward

    Jeff Ward

    Jeff is the RA for the 1st floor of the Harlan Resdience Hall. 
  • Danielle Dun

    Danielle Dun

    Danielle is the RA for the 2nd floor of the Harlan Resdience Hall. 
  • Amrita Chimni

    Amrita Chimni

    Amrita is the RA for the 3rd and 4th floors of the Harlan Resdience Hall.
  • Avi Landeros

    Avi Landeros

    Avi is the RA for the 1st floor of the Stewart Resdience Hall. 
  • Luyanda Mdanda

    Luyanda Mdanda

    Luyanda is the RA for the 2nd floor of the Stewart Resdience Hall. 
  • Daniel Maldonado

    Daniel Maldonado

    Daniel is the RA for the 3rd floor of the Stewart Resdience Hall. 
  • Torin Halsted

    Torin Halsted

    Torin is the RA for the 4th and 5th floors of the Stewart Resdience Hall. 

Meet the Office Assistants (OA's)

  • Office Assistants (OA's)

    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.

  • Sam Chang

    Sam Chang

  • Alex Diaz

    Alex Diaz

  • Cyndi Gonzalez

    Cyndi Gonzalez

  • Chau Pham

    Chau Pham

  • Ruben Abazari

    Ruben Abazari

  • Amber Guischard

    Amber Guischard

  • Mona Gutierrez

    Mona Gutierrez

  • Evan Kay

    Evan Kay

  • Jeff Ward

    Jeff Ward

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).