Our Guiding Principles
Fullerton College Student Services fosters an inclusive environment and transformational experience for all students. We embrace principles of collective ownership to facilitate student success outcomes. We are guided by the following principles (*under development):
- We promote a safe and welcoming environment for all students to thrive.
- We empower students to take ownership of their academic and professional goals.
- We strive to develop a collective identity through interdependence where trust, empowerment, respect, collaboration, inclusion, and equity guide our decision-making.
- We are committed to shared responsibility for developing priorities to reach our collective goals
Fullerton College Student Services will advance the mission of Fullerton College by providing all students with holistic support services. As a team, we strive to provide each student with a positive and transformational experience. Through collective ownership, excellence and equity-focused practices, we empower students to take ownership of their academic and career paths.
Gilbert J. Contreras, Ph.D.
Vice President, Student Services
Welcome to Fullerton College, Home of Hornets!
We enthusiastically welcome you to Hornet Nation! Fullerton College is a vibrant college campus that takes pride in our “radically student-centered” approach to help students reach their educational and career goals. Our entire team works tirelessly to help students “CROSS THAT STAGE” at graduation and at Fullerton College we live by the motto “Once a Hornet, Always a Hornet!” We have been helping students transform the world for more than a century. Welcome home to the Fullerton College family—where tradition, innovation, diversity, equity, and excellence thrive!
Contact Information: GContreras@fullcoll.edu
Executive Support Staff: Sharon Kelly – Skelly@fullcoll.edu
Phone Number: 714-992-7089
Dr. Albert Abutin
Dean, Enrollment Services
Dr. Jennifer LaBounty
Dean, Counseling & Student Development
Dr. Elaine Lipiz Gonzalez
Dean, Student Support Services
Director, Campus Safety