University of California, Riverside

Comparative Literature and Languages

Academic Advising

Suzy A. Sharweed is the Academic Advisor for students majoring in Classical Studies, Comparative Ancient Civilizations, Comparative Literature, Languages, and Linguistics, and for students minoring in Classical Studies.

Her walk-in office hours are M-F 9:30-11:00, and she is also available to meet by appointment.

You can email her here:

Her office is HMNSS 2417 (Located in the Comparative Literature department).

Gerardo Sanchez is the Academic Advisor for students majoring in Chinese, French, Germanic Studies, Japanese, and Russian, and for students minoring in Arabic, Chinese, French, Germanic Studies, Italian Studies, Japanese, Korean, Russian Studies, and Southeast Asian Studies.

His walk-in office hours are M-F 9-11, and he is available for appointments M-F 1:30-4:00.

You can email him here:

His office is PHIL 1604 (Located in the Philosophy department). 

Aaron Jurkiewicz is the Language Placement Test Coordinator.

You can email him here to find out more information:

Times and dates of language placement exams are here

To make an appointment with the faculty member in charge of your major, please use the chart of Faculty Directors of Undergraduate Majors and Minors.

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Department of Comparative Literature and Languages
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Tel: (951) 827-1423
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