Gricelda Estrada, M.Ed.

Academic Advisor

[Image] Gricelda Estrada

Northwest Quadrant Building B, Room 6521
Phone: (414) 229-2758
Alt. Phone: (414) 229-6485
Fax: (414) 229-3373


Office of Student Affairs (Advising)


  • M.Ed., Adult Higher Education
  • B.S., Business Administration

Interests & Expertise

Professional advisors like Gricelda occupy a unique niche within the university as they guide, assist, and educate students from the first weeks of college through graduation.

Her current advisees are those undergraduate students seeking degrees in Biomedical Sciences with submajors in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Radiologic Technology and those seeking B.S. degrees in Health Care Administration. She works with new freshmen, reentry, transfer, continuing students, and those seeking second undergraduate degrees or certificate programs. She strongly encourages students to schedule an appointment with her each semester during their enrollment in the College of Health Sciences.

Gricelda is a member of UW-Milwaukee’s Academic Staff and works collaboratively with other student affairs professionals at UWM and beyond to continually improve the student experience. Prior to joining the College of Health Sciences in 2013, Gricelda worked for the Department of Academic Affairs –Roberto Hernandez Center providing academic advising and cultural programming. Gricelda’s experience in higher education over the last ten years included providing academic advising and student support services for students at private and public universities.