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Student Life


At the heart of Student Services lies the vibrant hub of Student Life. With collaborative planning and strong campus partnerships, our mission is to ignite an unforgettable college journey for every student. Rooted in diversity, education, leadership, service, and social interaction, our programs are designed to spark inspiration and foster growth. From captivating events to meaningful service projects, the Student Life Office orchestrates a dynamic array of opportunities for students to dive into. Got questions? Feel free to reach out to us at (818) 778-5516. We're here to help you thrive!

The following programs/services fall under the Office of Student Life.

Some activities planned by the Office of Student Life are:



Office Hours and Location

Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM - 7:30PM
Fridays: 8:00AM - 1:00PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

Student Union Bldg. 2nd Floor


Phone: (818) -778-5516




Dr. M. Elizabeth Negrete, Dean

Student Life Dean

Dr. M. Elizabeth Negrete is a graduate of USC and UCLA. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree at USC in Public Policy and Management and her Masters degree in Public Administration. She earned her doctorate degree at UCLA in Educational Leadership. We will let you discover where her allegiance truly lies!

Dr. Negrete is not only a first generation college student, but a transfer student as well. She has worked at LAVC since 2007. Dr. Negrete can be reached by email at @email.