International Students and Scholars Staff

Meet your Designated School Officials (DSO).

Dominique ‘Nikki’ O. Acosta

Assistant Dean for institutional Diversity & International Students and Scholars |
Principal Designated School Official (PDSO)

Nikki can assist you with:

  • Immigration Advising
  • Verification Letters (Enrollment, Social Security, etc.)
  • Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
  • Optional Practical Training (OPT)
  • Travel Signature

Danny LedezmaDanny Ledezma

Associate Director of Community Engagement | Designated School Official

As the associate director of community engagement, Danny organizes, develops and supports community engagement programming on- and off-campus, including student-led and community-led programs. He also manages and supervises the Homework Hotline program by working collaboratively with school districts, educators and other members of the campus and external community. Danny received his B.A. in psychology from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and his M.S. in college counseling and student development from Azusa Pacific University.

Danny can assist you with:

  • Verification Letters (Enrollment, Social Security, etc.)
  • Travel Signature