About the Office of Student Affairs

"We’re here to provide services and resources to assist in the intellectual, social, cultural, professional, emotional and ethical development of our students."

Karen Restifo, MD, JD
Associate Dean For Student Affairs

Match Day 2019

The Office of Student Affairs offers individualized student support, providing services in an environment that promotes intellectual and professional development, provides cultural and global experiences, supports career goals, nurtures growth as leaders and inspires excellence and resilience.

The deans and staff provide support and services in the areas of counseling for academic or personal issues, career advisement, registrar services, student health and wellness, student organizations and interest groups, summer enrichment opportunities, student leadership, leaves of absence, letters of recommendation and medical student research.


Contact Us

(323) 442-2553


Office of Student Affairs
Keck School of Medicine
1975 Zonal Avenue,
KAM 103
Los Angeles, CA 90089-9020


Office Hours

Monday through Thursday: 
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.