Emily Olivas

When should you use chat or request an appointment?

Chat: 5-15 minutes. Quick questions. Schedule review.

Appointment: 30-45 minutes. Registration help. Degree planning.
Academic Advising Schedule:
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
--- 8 am  12 pm
8 am  12 pm
--- 10:30 am – 1 pm
 5 pm
 1 – 5 pm
  3 pm
 5 pm


  • 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)