Aaron Giacosa

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Suite 285E, Simpson High Performance Center.

Academic Advisor

Advises and assists student athletes (active, inactive, and former including Degree Completion Candidates) towards holistic development, including academic options and alternatives while understanding and complying with University, College, and NCAA rules and requirements. Provides tailored academic counseling to maximize student athlete potential and academic performance while balancing athletic and personal commitments.

Advising Sport Focus

Women’s Soccer and Lacrosse.
Football: Defensive Backs, Defensive Line, Linebackers, and Special Teams.


Aaron earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics with a minor in Anthropology from UCLA in 2004.  After having worked in the Orientation Program as an undergraduate student, he began working as a College Academic Counselor for student-athletes at UCLA in 2005 for several teams.  He held this position until joining Cal as an academic advisor in July of 2011.