Assistant Dean of Student Affairs


Adva Waranyuwat

Adva Waranyuwat


B.S. Psychology and History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2003

M.S., Human Development and Psychology, Harvard University Graduate School of Education, 2004



Adva is currently serving as StAR’s Assistant Dean of Student Affairs. In this role, she serves as the contact person for any questions, concerns, or issues with academic accommodations, as it relates to any physical, mental, or psychological disability. Having worked in the realm of academic affairs for 10+ years, Adva is most appreciative of the opportunity to get to know students, learn about their interests, and be there to support them in their journey through college. She also works closely with faculty advisors.  

Adva is a vegetarian and has a pet guinea pig named Arby.