About Us


Do you have a problem you don't know how to solve? Is there information you cannot find? Do you have a question that needs an answer? As a student at Barry University, we are here to help you resolve any questions or concerns you may have. Look no further then the Barry University Student Advocacy Center! It is a special place.

The Student Advocacy Center can help you find your place. We want you to succeed. Our aim is to help you become better informed so that you can focus on your classes, make important decisions about your future and ultimately achieve your dream of a college degree. We will answer your questions, direct you to the appropriate departments and people, familiarize you with university policies and procedures, and give you guidance as you look at ways to solve problems and make choices.

Mission Statement

The Student Advocacy Center is committed to empowering undergraduate, graduate and adult learners to overcome obstacles provide them with direction; encourage them to attend programming and to help them maximize their educational experience while pursuing their degrees at Barry University.

Our Staff:

Dr. Maria L. Alvarez
Ms. Alexia S. Freeman
Graduate Assistant

Office Hours:

Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.