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Contact CLSS

Natalie Guevara, Director of Chicano/Latino Student Services

Phone: (310) 338-5808

Email: Natalie.Guevara@lmu.edu

Office: Malone Student Center 201

CLSS Office Hours

Monday 8am-5pm
Tuesday 8am-5pm
Wednesday 8am-7pm
Thursday 8am-5pm
Friday 8am-5pm

CLSS History

Established in 1965, Chicano Latino Student Services (CLSS) educates the campus about Latina/o issues and the ethnic diversity represented within the community. CLSS provides culturally sensitive programs that foster and promote leadership, academic and personal success of Latino/a students, as well as student advocacy, personal support, assistance for Latina/o student groups and LMU programming.

CLSS Mission

Chicano Latino Student Services works to foster and enhance the academic and personal success of Latina/o students. In addition, it strives to educate the campus about Latina/o issues and the ethnic diversity represented within the community.

CLSS Director

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Natalie Guevara, Director of Chicano/a Latino/a Student Services

Natalie Guevara is the director of Chicano Latino Student Services. She has over five years of experience in student affairs and non-profit organizations. She came to LMU from the University of Southern California where she oversaw academic advising in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering as well as Undergraduate Admission. Guevara is passionate about supporting students through various levels of the college setting, including college readiness, the application process, and navigating higher education. Guevara focuses on identity development, student development, and advocating for underrepresented communities.

Guevara earned her M.Ed. in Educational Counseling and B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Southern California. She is a member of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA).