Emily Olivas

 When should you use virtual office hours or request an appointment?
Meeting Type How to Schedule Length Purpose
Virtual Office Hours Do NOT schedule in advance. Click "Virtual Office Hours" on Advisor's calendar below during that day/time to sign in and meet live via WebEx. 

(Example: If you wish to meet with your Advisor during Monday's office hours, click "Virtual Office Hours" on Monday, between 8AM-12PM. Thoroughly read the provided instructions on your Advisor's sign-in sheet.)
5-20 minutes. Quick questions. Registration help.
Appointment Schedule in advance. Click "Book an Appointment" below Advisor's calendar to schedule an appointment. Appointments can only be made 14 days in advance. Check daily for new openings. 30 minutes. Degree planning. Degree guide review.
Academic Advising Schedule (Pacific Time):
Click on "Virtual Office Hours" below to sign in to your Advisor's waitlist.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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8 am  12 pm
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 5 pm
Virtual Office Hours 
 5 pm
Virtual Office Hours
 3 pm
 5 pm
Available appointments are only visible within a 14-day window.  If no open appointments appear, please feel free to join me during my Virtual Office Hours.

  • About My Advisor

    Emily is the Academic Advisor for students in the College of Health Sciences. She hails from the Midwest and enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, road trips, swinging in her hammock, reading, watching National Geographic and documentaries, and cooking. Her life motto is “this needs more hot sauce.”

    Hometown: Eau Claire, WI
    Favorite Food: Tacos
    Hidden Talent: Cooking without recipes 
    Favorite Sports Team: La Sierra University Men’s Soccer (sorry, personal bias) 
    Favorite CBU Tradition: Christmas Chapel 
    Favorite Book: “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn” by Betty Smith
    Last Passport Stamp: Turkey 
    Favorite Place to Eat Lunch in Riverside: Not necessarily for lunch, but Joe’s Sushi

  • Education
    • Master of Science in Higher Education Administration, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Advertising, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • Favorite Scripture
    “When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy.” - Psalm 94:19 (NIV)