Peer Advisors

Peer Advisors are Psychology majors who complement the SSO advising services by sharing their knowledge of and experience with lower division requirements and upper division classes, experience with student groups on campus, preparation for life beyond the bachelor's degree, and use of various campus resources.


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Peer Advisors are available during Fall and Spring semesters for drop-in advising. 

The Peer Advisors can also be contacted via email at


Fall 2021 Peer Advisors

Alejandra Oceguera (she/her)

Hello! My name is Alejandra Oceguera (she/her). I am a junior majoring in psychology. I was born and raised in Galt, California. I am most passionate about neuropsychology in children and also the elderly. I hope to work with people of all backgrounds, especially the Latinx community. My favorite class so far has been Human Happiness! It really changed the way I view myself and my experiences, so I highly recommend it! Some of my other passions include the outdoors like hiking and camping, family time, friends, my pups, taking pictures, and working out. I also love watching sitcoms and trying out new foods around Berkeley! I’d love to chat about anything from interests in psychology to your favorite TV shows. Feel free to stop by my drop ins! :)

Ting Guo (she/her)

Ting is a peer advisor for the psychology department. She is a senior majoring in Molecular Environmental Biology and Psychology. She aspires to be a physician and hopes to apply to medical school after graduation. She is from the Central Valley. She is interested in neuropsychology and has been involved in similar research. Her favorite class so far is Psych 147 with Professor Kidd, Methods in Cognitive Development. As a first generation college student, Ting is passionate about mentorship, community, and self-confidence in navigating undergrad years. Furthermore, if you are a student who is considering double majoring/simultaneous degree with psychology, what is it like being a premed, etc, talk to Ting! Some of her passions include going to the movie theater, trying out new food spots in Berkeley, and baking. Please feel free to drop by and say hi to her!

Brittney Samora-Delgadillo (she/her)

Brittney is a peer advisor for the psychology department. She is a senior majoring in psychology and minoring in Spanish. She is from San Mateo, CA, and grew up in the Bay Area her entire life. She is passionate about social and developmental psychology and aspires to become an academic counselor at a Hispanic Serving Institution. She hopes to bring awareness about mental health to underrepresented communities and provide resources. Besides being a peer advisor, Brittney is part of Cal Ballet Folklorico, Reflejos del Sol. During her free time, she enjoys journaling, spending time with her family, and going on walks.

Niko Oliva (she/they)

Hello! I am a third year psychology major from Santa Clara, California. I am interested in pursuing a career in clinical psychology and some topics I am interested in are investigating the effects of social media on mental health and creativity, as well as generational trauma in communities of color. In my free time, I enjoy playing video games, fashion design and crafting for cosplay, traveling, swimming, lifting, and playing the piano. Hope to see you at drop-ins!

Lisa Yu (she/her)

Hi, I'm Lisa! I'm a junior studying Psychology and minoring in Data Science! I am particularly interested in social psychology but am open to learning more about everything! In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with friends or binging korean dramas. Feel free to ask me anything during my drop in hours!