Yuliana Ruiz is the Academic Advisor for students with the last names S-Z in the Honors College. She works with talented students to identify their interests and helps them explore the myriad opportunities that the University of Arizona has to offer.
Originally from Mexico, Yuliana was raised in Yuma, Arizona. She then moved to Tucson to attend the University of Arizona and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Family Studies and Human Development. Yuliana’s passion for helping others has driven her to continue her education. As a current Masters in Public Policy student at the University of Arizona, Yuliana hopes to learn more about global justice, poverty reduction, and human rights.
In her free time, Yuliana enjoys “veganizing” recipes, drinking coffee and spending time with her cats and family. She is thrilled about working with Honors students and helping them throughout their UA journey.