Contact Us

Hawthorn University

P.O. Box 275
475 Hungry Gulch Road, Suite C
Whitethorn, CA 95589

Main number: (707)-986-4153

The offices at 475 Hungry Gulch Road, Suite C, in Whitethorn, CA are currently closed on Fridays and open to visitors from 9 am - 5 pm on Monday and Wednesday and/or alternating Tuesday and Thursday.

Faculty and staff are maintaining regular hours and are available via the internet or by phone during regular hours.

To make an office visit appointment please contact Paula Bartholomy, Director of Online Events and Registrar, at 707 986-4153 x 302.


Lizette Picasso,
Admissions Representative

(707) 986-4153, Ext. 400
(707) 986-4468 (direct)

Chief Operating Officer & Bursar

Joe Pedreira,
Chief Operating Officer & Bursar

(707) 986-4153, Ext. 200
Fax: 866-771-9433


Paula Bartholomy,
Director of Online Events and Registrar

(707) 986-4153, Ext. 302

Technical Support

James Bernardinelli,
Web Services Manager

(707) 986-4153, Ext. 101    

Complete information about all of our Degree and Certificate programs is available on the website including: program description, course curriculum, admission requirements for each program, tuition, what the program prepares you to do, types of jobs available, most common questions (FAQ's), and the complete catalog. 

Information also can be requested by submitting a ticket through our Help Desk ticket system. We will respond to your question within 24 hours.

Please be sure that your email system will accept mail from Hawthorn University by adding to the safe sender's list on your email server.