June Parra

Graduation Specialist
College of Health & Social Sciences

Education
M.S. in Student Affairs and College Counseling, California State University, Fresno
B.A. in Liberal Studies Concentrated in Mathematics, California State University, Fresno

What is your approach to advising?

Advising is a form of collaboration between an advisor and advisee, working together towards a common goal. It is a teaching environment where students can learn how to be successful professionally and personally.

What's your favorite part of your job?

Being able to help students develop their professional and personal growth. Helping them be aware of the campus resources that can help them with their current challenges. Building a collaborative relationship towards their success. Lastly, helping students gives me fulfillment because I can help them graduate on time and be part of their journey here at SF State.

About me (likes & hobbies):

I love travelling and experiencing the world. I also like shopping especially in the clearance section. Lastly, I enjoy singing and watching movies.

What excites you about helping students graduate from SF State?

Being part of their journey and witnessing their success. By helping students graduate, I can help more students get into SF State and help them shape their future.

What advice do you have for SF State Gators?

Embrace your life experience (good and bad) because it will help you grow. Work hard because it will be worth it at the end. Believe in your capabilities and never stop pushing towards your highest potential. Find a career that will give you fulfillment. Be Happy! Utilize the campus resources to maximize your experience here at SFSU. Lastly, Don’t give up, keep going! You Can Do It!

“The Struggle You’re in Today is Developing The Strength You need For Tomorrow.”

email: juneparra@sfsu.edu