College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Danielle Buhrow, Sr. Academic Advisor I & Graduate Coordinator
Advising for Environmental & Water Resource Economics OR Agribusiness Economics & Management majors. Use "comments" area when scheduling. Website: https://cals.arizona.edu/arec/undergraduate-programs** Use COMMENTS area of appt to specify purpose of visit. AREC Dept offers 3 major options.**

Agricultural Technology Management and Education

Antonio Valenzuela, Academic Advisor
I advise students in the following majors: Plant Sciences Agricultural Technology Management and Education Stop by my walk-in times or schedule an appointment! If you have quick general questions, you may email me at aav11@email.arizona.edu.Please come to walk-in/appointment prepared. If you need paperwork signed, bring it printed with your portion filled out prior to our meeting. Walk-ins are for general questions (15 minutes or less). If you need more time, please schedule an appointment. If you are not sure if you need an appointment, feel free to email me ahead of time to see whether walk-ins or an appointment is preferable. Arrive to scheduled appointments on time- arriving late may result in needing to re-schedule.

CALS UA Online Advising

Amanda Armendariz, Academic Advisor, Senior

Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Liz Collins, Academic Advisor, Family Studies and Human Development
Appointments are available for students who are FSHD majors or FSHD pre-majors. FSHD Minors should attend walk-in advising hours, or email Liz Collins with questions. Prospective students should complete the FSHD Information Session and Quiz online to learn more about FSHD and change their major. Access the information session here: https://cals.arizona.edu/fcs/fshd/advising/declaremajor_minor. Once declared, new students can make an advising appointment online.
Tiffany Ortega, Coordinator, Internship and Career Development
Emily Parker, Coordinator, Internship and Career Development
Appointments are available for students who are RCSC majors or RCSC pre-majors. Fashion Thematic Minors should attend walk-in advising hours, or email Emily Parker with questions. Prospective students should complete sign up for a RCSC Major Information Session online to learn more about RCSC and change their major. Once declared, new students can make an advising appointment online.

Nutritional Sciences

Michelle Mendoza, MA, RDN, Academic Advisor (Calendar below)
BS in Nutritional Sciences and BA in Psychology at the University of Arizona; MA in Nutrition and Dietetics at Ball State University; Registered Dietitian and Nutritional Sciences Academic Advisor 2014-present. Advise Nutritional Science majors, minors, and transfer students. Please note that appointments are 15 minutes. If you require more time, please email me.
Nita Ocansey, Academic Advisor - Click Here to See Nita's Schedule
In December 2013, I graduated from the University of Arizona with my Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences - Nutrition. During my undergraduate career, I held various positions and was involved in many areas/programs at the University of Arizona. I am truly excited to be a part of an amazing program and as your advisor, I look forward to providing insight on all of the marvelous facets of the NSC program.
Kayle Skorupski, UA Online- Nutrition Major
Kayle is an Assistant Professor of Practice with the Nutritional Science Department. Kayle advises UAOnline Nutritional Sciences undergraduate students, as well as UAOnline graduate students in the Professional Science Master's in Applied Nutrition program. Registered Dietitian Nutritionist by trade, Kayle holds certifications in advanced clinical practice, geriatric nutrition and nutrition support.Students must be UAOnline students - thanks!

School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences

J. Christina Garcia, Sr. Academic Advisor II- Vet Science and Animal & Biomedical Industries
BS in Animal Science, University of Arizona (2008); MS in Animal Science- Ruminant Nutrition, University of Arizona (2010); Plant Services Inspector with the Arizona Department of Agriculture (2011-2013); Senior Academic Advisor II with School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical SciencesI advise students who are Vet Science or Animal & Biomedical Sciences majors
Carmen McConnel, Sr. Academic Advisor II- Vet Science and Animal & Biomedical Industries
Dari Trujillo, Senior Academic Advisor I- Microbiology & Food Safety
In May 2014, she graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Sciences and minors in Chemistry and Biochemistry. Recently, she completed her Master’s degree in Administration with a Leadership emphasis at Northern Arizona University in May 2017.I advise students who are in the Microbiology and Food Safety program.

School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Katie Hughes, Academic Advisor and Graduate Coordinator
Katie Hughes offers academic advising to graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment. TRANSFER STUDENTS SHOULD EMAIL ME FOR AN APPOINTMENT. Please arrive promptly for your scheduled appointment. Students should reschedule if you are more than 15 minutes late. Walk-in appointments are available during scheduled appointment times if no appointments have been scheduled. If you would like to change your major, please schedule an appointment.Natural Resources undergrads should bring their checksheets to the appointment.

School of Plant Sciences

Tanya M Quist, Faculty Advisor
Antonio Valenzuela, Academic Advisor
I advise students in the following majors: Plant Sciences Agricultural Technology Management and Education Stop by my walk-in times or schedule an appointment! If you have quick general questions, you may email me at aav11@email.arizona.edu.Please come to walk-in/appointment prepared. If you need paperwork signed, bring it printed with your portion filled out prior to our meeting. Walk-ins are for general questions (15 minutes or less). If you need more time, please schedule an appointment. If you are not sure if you need an appointment, feel free to email me ahead of time to see whether walk-ins or an appointment is preferable. Arrive to scheduled appointments on time- arriving late may result in needing to re-schedule.

Soil, Water and Environmental Science

Joan Curry, Associate Professor
Kathleen Landeen, Academic Advisor, SWES
Kathleen offers academic advisement to students in the Department of Soil, Water, and Environmental Sciences at the University of Arizona. Programs offered include the Bachelor of Science in ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, Bachelor of Science in SUSTAINABLE PLANT SYSTEMS, Master of Science and PhD in SOIL, WATER and ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE. We also offer a Graduate Certificate in Aquaculture, several dual degree options and an official Accelerated Masters Program in Soil, Water and Environmental SWalk-in appointments are available during scheduled appointment times if no appointment is scheduled. Please arrive promptly for your scheduled appointment. Students should reschedule if you are more than 15 minutes late. If possible, print and bring your Academic Advisement Report with you to your appointment. Please contact Kathleen by email if you need to schedule your Senior Degree check.
James Walworth, Professor of Soil Science

College of Architecture, Planning & Landscape Architecture

CAPLA School of Architecture

Amy Moraga, Graduate Program Coordinator
Sasha Wilson, Bachelor of Architecture Academic Advisor
Sasha Wilson, RA, LEED (B.Arch. '84 from University of Arizona College of Architecture and licensed architect in Arizona #27518).Can also be reached via email at s1wilson@email.arizona.edu or 520.626.4303.Please tell me what you want to discuss!, i.e. "Senior Check", "Change of Major", "Want to learn about your program", "Need help with enrollment", etc. If you can't make your appointment, please cancel it in Wise Advising. |

CAPLA School of Landscape Architecture and Planning

Amy Moraga, Graduate Program Coordinator

CAPLA Sustainable Built Environments

Ladd Keith, Assistant Professor in Planning & Sustainable Built Environments
Please leave a detailed comment below so that I am best prepared to help you during our meeting time.
Sean Kramer, Student Academic Success Specialist, Sustainable Built Environments
Please leave a detailed comment below so that I am best prepared to help you during our meeting time.

College of Engineering

Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Arvind Raman, Student Academic Success Specialist, Sustainable Built Environments
Arvind meets with current and prospective AEROSPACE majors and minors.
Julie Reed, SCROLL DOWN to see Julie's Appt times
Julie meets with Mechanical majors (and Mechanical minors) whose last names start with letters L-Z
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Diana meets with Mechanical majors last names starting with A-K

Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering

Dava R Jondall, Senior Academic Advisor I/Academic Program Coordinator
Professional Advisor for the Biosystems Engineering Undergraduate & Graduate Programs.Students need to include ID when scheduling an appointment and enter their UA Student ID in the Comments Section. Students must be on time to the appointment. Students who are not on time, may be asked to reschedule.

Biomedical Engineering

Diana Wilson, Senior Adademic Advisor
Hi,I'm the Sr. Academic Advisor for declared students in Biomedical Engineering. If you are exploring BME, please review the four year plan for your catalog year (the year you began at UA) on the BME web site before making an appt. to be sure you are on track and eligible. Students must have at least a 2.75 gpa in math, engr. and science courses at UA in order to apply to BME.IMPORTANT! During priority advising and registration, March 21 - April 29, you can only make an appt. if you are in the College of Engineering or declared BME. Please come to walk in hours if you are not BME or NMS in ENGR. 0

Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Michelle Wik, Academic Advisor for Undergraduate and Graduate Students
Hi, Wildcats, I am your CHEE undergraduate and graduate academic advisor. Please come see me if you have any questions about your Plan or processes for completing your degree academically. When you request an appointment, please provide a reason with as much detail as possible in the Comments section so I can better assist you at the time of your appointment. In the summer the schedule is not as full as in the fall but please always know there are times even if you do not see a spot that I canPlease provide your ID or Net ID with your appointment. Thank you. If you cancel an appointment please give a brief statement why. Thank you.

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Sydney Donaldson, Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Hello Wildcats! I am your ECE undergraduate advisor. When you request an appointment, please be as detailed as possible in the Comments section so I can better assist you at the time of your appointment. If you are undeclared in ECE or exploring ECE as a major or minor, please contact ECE advisor Athena Andriakos.Please let me know the reason for your appointment in the Comments section so I can be prepared to discuss your academic needs. If you need a phone appointment, please indicate so in the comments and call 520-621-6171 at the time of your appointment.

Optical Sciences

Melissa Ayala, Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Systems & Industrial Engineering

Danielle Embry, Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Programs
Hi! I am the academic advisor for Systems & Industrial Engineering and I advise for the following programs: BS in Systems Engineering BS in Industrial Engineering BS in Engineering Management Minor in Systems & Industrial Engineering Minor in Engineering Management If you are a current SIE major or minor, or just interested in learning more about our programs, I look forward to helping you develop educational plans that are consistent with your personal values, goals and career plans.

College of Fine Arts

CFA - Deans Office

Norma Ayon, Academic Advising Coordinator
Please provide detailed description of what this meeting is about. I am not your Major Advisor. Questions pertaining to admission, major requirements, and general education need to be directed to your Major Advisor in Art or Dance or Music or Theatre, Film & Television.

School of Art

Megan Bartel, FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS ONLY - Graduate Program Coordinator
The Graduate Program Coordinator is the liaison between the graduate students and the School of Art administration and University of Arizona Graduate College. The Program Coordinator is here to help all School of Art graduate students from first inquiry to graduation, and to help graduate students understand and navigate the requirements of the School of Art graduate programs. All graduate students are advised by their faculty. Faculty advisers work with their graduate students to determine w
Ashley Rubin, Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Undergraduate Academic Adviser for current and potential students.

School of Music

David P Mcguiggan, Academic Advisor (Undergraduate)
As an academic advisor it is my responsibility to help each student navigate the winding road that is his or her academic career. I strive to lead students through all hazards that may come their way. The slogan “Bigger Questions, Bigger Answers” can be seen all over campus, but I have my own slogan: “Better Advising, Better Student.”

School of Theatre, Film & Television - Film & TV

Christina M. Beasley, Sr. Academic Advisor
Dr. Beasley only sees FTV majors/minors through this calendar. Theatre majors, please click on "Theatre" to the left (above "School of Music").

School of Theatre, Film & Television - Theatre

Christina Beasley, Senior Academic Advisor
Dr. Beasley only sees Theatre majors through this calendar. FTV majors/minors, please click on "Film & TV" to the left (below "School of Art").
David Yarnelle, Faculty Advisor
Please bring a printout of the PDF version of your advisement report to your appointment with Prof. Yarnelle.

College of Humanities

Academic Advising Center

Lyn Duran, Director, Academic Advising-Student Services
Jeremiah Webb, Senior Academic Advisor

Classics

Robert Stephan, Senior Academic Advisor

East Asian Studies

Dr. Maggie Camp, Assistant Professor

French and Italian

Anne-Marie Engels, Assistant Professor

German Studies

Albrecht Clausen, Academic Advisor

Religious Studies

Alison C Jameson, Academic Advisor

Spanish and Portuguese

Yadira Berigan, Director of Undegraduate Studies/ Study Abroad programs

Writing Skills Improvement Program

Robert Cote, Director of Undegraduate Studies/ Study Abroad programs
Leslie Dupont, Director of Undegraduate Studies/ Study Abroad programs
Andrea Hernandez-Holm, Director of Undegraduate Studies/ Study Abroad programs

College of Law

College of Law

Michael Brooks, Registrar and Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs
Academic counseling through Michael Brooks is available to JD, LLM, and SJD students. MLS students should contact the Director of the MLS Program, Joanna Medrano, and BA students should use the SGPP Law academic advisor, Elizabeth Santander.

College of Medicine

Physiology

Andrea Caffrey, Academic Advisor
Marcy DeWeese, Academic Advisor
Monique Peña, Academic Advisor
Miranda Schubert, Academic Advisor

Student Development

Dr. Athena Ganchorre, Director of Student Development
Dr. Athena Ganchorre is the Director of the Office of Student Development and a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine at the University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Tucson. Dr. Ganchorre brings over 25 years of experience supporting students to reach their academic potential towards graduate and professional degrees in the biomedical sciences. She is a former Fulbright Scholar and NASA Fellow and has worked across diverse academic settings includinPlease upload your study plan.
Lauren Pierce, MA, Learning Specialist
Scott Pun, MS, MSW, Learning Specialist
Scott M. Pun is a Learning Specialist in the Office of Academic Resources and Services at the UA College of Medicine. He received his B.S. from the University of Oregon, a M.S. from Miami University in Ohio, and a M.S.W. from the University of Tennessee. He is currently pursuing and Ed.S. in School Psychology at the University of Arizona. Scott joined UACOM in 2013 after serving five years as a full-time lecturer in the Department of Health and Human Performance at the University of Tennessee atCome prepared!!!
Dr. Breanna Sherrow, Learning Specialist

College of Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Rebecca Field, Learning Specialist
Rebecca Field is the academic advisor for all students in the pre-Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutical Sciences majors. Students in other majors who are seeking advising regarding admission to UA's PharmD program should not meet with Rebecca. Anna Hernandez (anna.hernandez@pharmacy.arizona.edu) is the pre-PharmD advisor.

College of Public Health

Public Health

Melanie Fleck, Academic Advisor II
Grace Patterson, Academic Advisor II
This advisor serves students who are enrolled in the fully online public health program.
Maggie Ramirez, Academic Advisor II
Abba Versace, Academic Advisor II

College of Science

Academic Transfer

Lupita Mendez, College of Science Academic Transfer Specialist
If you need assistance selecting classes, have questions about transfer credits, or are looking for information about a specific major, please contact the academic advisor for your intended major.

Chemistry & Biochemistry

Megan Cunnington, Senior Academic Advisor I
Chemistry and Biochemistry Advisor. Available to answer all questions. NEED TO CANCEL? Please cancel with at least 4 hours advance notice (if possible) to allow other students to schedule an appointment during that time block.
Christine Gronowski, Academic Advisor I
Chemistry and Biochemistry Advisor. Available to answer all questions. NEED TO CANCEL? Please cancel with at least 4 hours advance notice (if possible) to allow other students to schedule an appointment during that time block.

Department of Computer Science

Amy Dreweatt, Senior Academic Advisor II
Arthur Jordan, Academic Advisor
Chelsea Skotnicki, Graduate Program Coordinator
David Smith, Academic Advisor
If you are requesting a phone appointment, please specify in the comments or send me an email otherwise I would not know to call you.
Nicole Soley, Academic Advisor

Department of Psychology

Christy Ball, Assistant Director, Academic Advising
Welcome! I advise last names M-R but you are free to meet with any of us. I look forward to helping you with all of your questions. Please bring your CatCard for the electronic CheckIn system. List specific reasons for your appointment in the student comments section. If you are more than 5 minutes late, you will be marked as missed and may be asked to reschedule.
Keri Bishop, Senior Academic Advisor I
Please bring your CatCard for the electronic CheckIn system. Please list specific reasons for your appointment in the student comments section. If you are more than 5 minutes late, you will be marked as missed and may be asked to reschedule.
Shelley Gill, Senior Academic Advisor I
I advise students whose last names fall within S-Z.Please bring your CatCard for the electronic CheckIn system. Please list specific reasons for your appointment in the student comments section. If you are more than 5 minutes late, you will be marked as missed and may be asked to reschedule.
Melanie Lipton, Senior Academic Success Specialist
Greetings! I am the ONLINE Advisor for the BA in Psychology. Please make sure to provide me with a way to contact you when you make the appointment. All appointments are presumed to be phone unless you indicate otherwise. Appointment times are Arizona time.If you have a U of A student ID, please provide this when you make your appointment. Give a brief description of your advising needs/questions to help me prepare for our meeting. All appointments are presumed to be phone unless you indicate otherwise. Appointment times are Arizona time.
Liz Sandoval, Senior Academic Advisor II
Hello! I advise students whose last names fall within A-D primarily but am happy to meet with you if we've met previously and you feel comfortable with me.Please bring your CatCard for the electronic CheckIn system. Please list specific reasons for your appointment in the student comments section. If you are more than 5 minutes late, you will be marked as missed and may be asked to reschedule.

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Athena Andriakos, Senior Academic Advisor
Note to students on Academic Probation: Please complete the Probation- Self Assessment Worksheet before your appointment, found here: http://eeb.arizona.edu/undergrads_forms. If you come to your appointment without the completed worksheet you will be asked to reschedule.
Sarah Kortessis, Academic Advisor
Note to students on Academic Probation: Please complete the Probation- Self Assessment Worksheet before your appointment, found here: http://eeb.arizona.edu/undergrads_forms If you come to your appointment without the completed worksheet you will be asked to reschedule.

GeoSciences

Anne Chase, Program Coordinator, Senior
Hi! I'm one of the two Geosciences advisors. I usually see students with last names beginning in M-Z, but we are flexible with that!
Shawna Matteson, Academic Advisor
I am the Academic Advisor for the Geosciences major. I have over 15 years of Student Services and Advising experience at tier one research universities. I have been advising in the College of Science at UA since October 2013. Please schedule an appointment or come in to my walk-in hours to meet with me to discuss your questions about the Geosciences major, Geosciences minor, or the Marine Science Minor.Walk-in hours are for issues that can be discussed in a brief 10-15 minute conversation. Please schedule an appointment if you have a relatively complicated issue to discuss or feel we may need additional time. Be sure to add a comment letting me know the topic of conversation that you would like to discuss so I can prepare ahead of time for the meeting. Email me directly if none of my available appointments or walk-in hours align with your availability. I will be happy to consider alternative o

Mathematics

Jason Aubrey, Academic Advisor
Michelle Ort, Academic Advisor
Please list your student ID number and your specific question or request in the comments.
Laurie Varecka, Assistant Director, Math Center
*7:30AM appointments are sometimes available - see http://math.arizona.edu/~varecka/calendar.html.* Please list your student ID number and your specific question or request in the comments. If you do not know your ID number, at least give your NetID. If you are not yet admitted to UA, be sure to say so, since you will not have a NetID or ID number. If we need to cancel, you will most likely receive an EMAIL, not a phone call.

Meteorology (Applied Science BAS)

Jill Hewins, Academic Advisor, Senior (UASouth & Meteorology)
Jill Hewins has a BA in Psychology from a research institution in Ohio and an MA in Higher Education from the University of Arizona. Jill advises Pima County students at our new location at Pima Community College - Desert Vista campus as well as BAS Meteorology students in the UA Online campus. She has worked in the outdoor education field, and has experience advising freshman and adult student populations as well as running student programs. In her spare time she is a lifelong long distance cyc

Molecular and Cellular Biology

Kara Dyson, Senior Academic Advisor I
If you are an incoming readmitted student, please email me at kdyson@email.arizona.edu to schedule an appointment. No change of major or adding of the major is done during walk-ins. Thank you.
Justin Schneider, Academic Advisor II
If you are an incoming readmitted student, please email me at jmschnei@email.arizona.edu to schedule an appointment. No change of major or adding of the major is done during walk-ins. Thank you.

Neuroscience and Cognitive Science

Rachel Ridlen, Senior Academic Advisor I
Please include a brief comment about what you would like to discuss!
Alex Samoy-Alvarado, Academic Advisor I
Please provide a short description of what you'd like to cover in our appointment.

Physics & Astronomy

Holly B Brown, Senior Academic Advisor
Please write a short note about which degree you are interested in (Astronomy/Physics) and what you have questions about! Wednesday walk-in hours typically available at Gould-Simpson 1017 from 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm. If you are making a phone appointment, please call my office at the appointed time at (520) 626-1231 (Arizona time zone).

Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences

Lindsay Morrell, Academic Advisor
When you make an appointment, please specify what you want to meet about. This will help better prepare me for the appointment.
Andrea Palacio, Academic Advisor

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Advanced Standing PHIL and PPEL

Laura Howard, Academic Advisor

American Indian Studies

Ann Samuelson, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Sr.

Anthropology

Ann Samuelson, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Sr.

Arabic

Sarah Williams, Advisor for Arabic, MENAS, Philosophy and PPEL
Hi! If none of the available times work with your schedule, send me an email. Please note that if the appointment is "TAKEN" I cannot schedule you for that time. Let me know about the reason for your visit in the notes section.

Care, Health, and Society

Shery Crater, Sr. Academic Advisor I (UA-Online; CHS, GIST & PHIL)
I advise UA Online students or prospective UA Online students.
John McNeill, Sr. Academic Advisor I (UA-Online; CHS, GIST & PHIL)
Please use the Comments section to further explain the nature of your appointment.

Communication

Kami A Merrifield, Student Academic Success Specialist (Communication, Information Science and Esociety, History, and Law)
Please leave your contact information. I will contact you at the appointed time using whatever method you choose.
Mariah Nunes, Student Academic Success Specialist (Communication, Information Science and Esociety, History, and Law)
Academic Advisor for last names starting with A-L.\r\n\r\nLast names starting with M-Z should schedule and appointment with Randy Yazzie.Please leave any helpful information regarding your reason for meeting with me.
Randy Yazzie, Academic Advisor: Communication (Last name M-Z) and Mexican American Studies
Randy is the Communication advisor for students with the last name beginning with letters M-Z. If your last name begins with letter A-L, please schedule an appointment with Mariah Nunes. Randy is also the advisor for Mexican American Studies. If you are a Mexican American Studies major, minor, or prospective student, you are welcome to see me for an advising appointment.Please include any helpful information regarding your appointment. If you are a Mexican American Studies major, minor, or prospective student, you are welcome to see me for an advising appointment.

Criminal Justice

Christopher Cruz, Academic Advisor
Sylvia Muñoz, Academic Advisor Senior

Economics

Sarah Simpson, Academic Advisor I
Check in at McClelland Hall 401.

English and Creative Writing

Sandra Holm, Senior Academic Advisor
Stefania Metzger, Academic Advisor I

Environmental Studies

Debbie Marlow, Academic Advisor, Senior
Taylor Miller, Academic Advisor, Senior
Dereka Rushbrook, Academic Advisor, Senior
I'm often around outside of office hours - if you're around ENR2 (the new building just west of the 6th St Parking Garage), feel free to drop by. If I'm working to deadline I may ask you to come back during office hours, but I'm happy to chat if I'm able to do so. If all slots are taken (or if you forgot to sign up), you can also drop by during appointments, as there are sometimes "no shows" and other meetings take less than 15 minutes.

Gender and Women's Studies

Debbie Marlow, Academic Advisor, Senior

General ISTA / eSociety

Kami A Merrifield, Student Academic Success Specialist (Communication, Information Science and Esociety, History, and Law)
Please leave your contact information. I will contact you at the appointed time using whatever method you choose.
Laura Owen, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Harvill 439

Geography

Debbie Marlow, Academic Advisor, Senior
Taylor Miller, Academic Advisor, Senior
Dereka Rushbrook, Academic Advisor, Senior
I'm often around outside of office hours - if you're around ENR2 (the new building just west of the 6th St Parking Garage), feel free to drop by. If I'm working to deadline I may ask you to come back during office hours, but I'm happy to chat if I'm able to do so. If all slots are taken (or if you forgot to sign up), you can also drop by during appointments, as there are sometimes "no shows" and other meetings take less than 15 minutes.

GIST Online Advising

Shery Crater, Sr. Academic Advisor I (UA-Online; CHS, GIST & PHIL)

History

Kathryn Gallien, Sr. Academic Advisor I (UA-Online; CHS, GIST & PHIL)
Kami A Merrifield, Student Academic Success Specialist (Communication, Information Science and Esociety, History, and Law)

Journalism

Paloma Boykin, Academic Advisor

Journalism Internships

Renee Schafer Horton, Internship Coordinator and Career Counselor, School of Journalism, Marshall Bldg 323A
For background, see: https://reneeschaferhorton.wordpress.com

Judaic Studies

Ann Samuelson, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Sr.

Latin American Studies

Kathryn Gallien, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Sr.

Law(SGPP Law)

Kristen Kiepke, Academic Advisor I

Linguistics - Gen-Ed advising

Allison Ewing-Cooper, Assistant Director, Academic Advising

Linguistics - Major/Minor advising

Jaycie Martin, Assistant Director, Academic Advising
Please indicate in the comments box any relevant specific information.
Diane Ohala, Assistant Director, Academic Advising
I am the Director of Undergraduate Studies for the Department of Linguistics, and have been for many years. I keep doing it because I enjoy it. Talking with all of you, helping you map out your courses, learning about your interests, and helping you choose the right career path is extremely rewarding and one of the parts of my day that I like best. I don't often have open office hours, so please email me at ohalad@email.arizona.edu, if you'd like to see me specifically.

Mexican American Studies

Randy Yazzie, Academic Advisor: Communication (Last name M-Z) and Mexican American Studies
Randy is the Communication advisor for students with the last name beginning with letters M-Z. If your last name begins with letter A-L, please schedule an appointment with Mariah Nunes. Randy is also the advisor for Mexican American Studies. If you are a Mexican American Studies major, minor, or prospective student, you are welcome to see me for an advising appointment.Please include any helpful information regarding your appointment. If you are a Mexican American Studies major, minor, or prospective student, you are welcome to see me for an advising appointment.

Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Sarah Williams, Advisor for Arabic, MENAS, Philosophy and PPEL
Hi! If none of the available times work with your schedule, send me an email. Please note that if the appointment is "TAKEN" I cannot schedule you for that time. Let me know about the reason for your visit in the notes section.

No Major Selected

Allison Ewing-Cooper, Assistant Director, Academic Advising

Philosophy

Shery Crater, Sr. Academic Advisor I (UA-Online; CHS, GIST & PHIL)
I advise for UA Online majors and prospective UA Online students.
Sarah Williams, Advisor for Arabic, MENAS, Philosophy and PPEL
Hi! If none of the available times work with your schedule, send me an email. Please note that if the appointment is "TAKEN" I cannot schedule you for that time. Let me know about the reason for your visit in the notes section.

Philosophy, Politics, Economics & Law (PPEL)

Sarah Williams, Advisor for Arabic, MENAS, Philosophy and PPEL
Hi! If none of the available times work with your schedule, send me an email. Please note that if the appointment is "TAKEN" I cannot schedule you for that time. Let me know about the reason for your visit in the notes section.

Political Science

Michael Greeley, Senior Academic Advisor
Welcome Wildcats! My name is Michael Greeley and I am an academic advisor in the College of Social Behavioral Sciences. I have been advising Political Science majors in the School of Government & Public Policy since 2006 and really enjoy helping students reach their academic goals. I am a native to Tucson and graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.A. in Liberal Arts. I look forward to meeting you!
Elizabeth Santander, Senior Academic Advisor

Public Management & Policy

Christopher Cruz, Academic Advisor
Sylvia Muñoz, Academic Advisor Senior

Public Relations

Stefania Metzger, Academic Advisor I

SBS Internships

Jesse McCain, Program Coordinator, Student Engagement

SBS Tech

cassidy martin, Program Coordinator, Student Engagement

School of Information

Hong Cui, Associate Professor
Bruce Fulton, Assistant Professor
Laura Owen, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Harvill 439

SGPP Internships

Susan Warren, Internship Coordinator

Sociology

John McNeill, Internship Coordinator
Please use the Comments section to further explain the nature of your appointment.

Special Arabic Programs

Urban and Regional Development

Debbie Marlow, Academic Advisor, Senior
Students MUST bring a current Advisement Report to the meeting with their advisor.
Taylor Miller, Academic Advisor, Senior
Dereka Rushbrook, Academic Advisor, Senior
I'm often around outside of office hours - if you're around ENR2 (the new building just west of the 6th St Parking Garage), feel free to drop by. If I'm working to deadline I may ask you to come back during office hours, but I'm happy to chat if I'm able to do so. If all slots are taken (or if you forgot to sign up), you can also drop by during appointments, as there are sometimes "no shows" and other meetings take less than 15 minutes.

Global Initiatives

Study Abroad & Student Exchange

Alena and Keren, Peer Advisor for General Questions and CEA Programs
Devon Bilsing, Italy (not CEA), Greece, Ireland, U.K.
Lindsay Downs, Eller Programs
Derrick Goodrich, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Northern Europe
Renee Griggs, Financial Aid, Semester at Sea
Donella Ly, North America, Inbound, Graduate Law Programs
Before making an appointment, you must complete Steps 1-3 on the Prospective Students page at http://global.arizona.edu/study-abroad/prospective-students. Please indicate the term/year and intended study abroad program in the Comments box below. Thanks - I look forward to meeting with you! If you are applying to France for Spring 2016 or later, please make an appointment with Rudo Sandy upon her return in August.
Lisa Turker, Middle East, North Africa
Please also indicate the term and year you intend to study abroad, and the name of the program if known.
Katie Van Wyk, Spain (not CEA), South America, Guatemala
Born and raised in the cheese head state, Katie attended the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse where she received her B.S. degree in Mathematics and Spanish. During her undergraduate career, she spent a semester studying in Granada, Spain and began working in the Office of International Education upon her return to help other students gain an intercultural experience. After graduation, Katie moved to Santiago, Chile where she worked as an Au Pair and Customer Service Representative for ECELA SpaPlease indicate the term/year you intend to study abroad and any questions you have in the Comments Box below. Thanks - I look forward to meeting with you!
Danny Vander Ploeg, German-speaking Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Costa Rica, GE3 & Medieval Europe Study Tour
Please indicate the term/year you intend to study abroad in the Comments box below. Thanks - I look forward to meeting with you!

The University of Arizona Health Sciences

Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Sue Ann Habkirk, German-speaking Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Costa Rica, GE3 & Medieval Europe Study Tour
Laurie A Soloff, German-speaking Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Costa Rica, GE3 & Medieval Europe Study Tour
Pre-health or health professions students
Eliza Dorreen Yellow Bird, German-speaking Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Costa Rica, GE3 & Medieval Europe Study Tour

UA Online Advising

UA Online Advising

Shery Crater, Sr. Academic Advisor I (UA-Online; CHS, GIST & PHIL)
Please have a computer and internet connection available during the appointment.
Jill Hewins, Academic Advisor, Senior (UASouth & Meteorology)
Jill Hewins has a BA in Psychology from a research institution in Ohio and an MA in Higher Education from the University of Arizona. Jill advises Pima County students at our new location at Pima Community College - Desert Vista campus as well as BAS Meteorology students in the UA Online campus. She has worked in the outdoor education field, and has experience advising freshman and adult student populations as well as running student programs. In her spare time she is a lifelong long distance cyc
Jill Hilton, Academic Advisor, Senior
Jill is an advisor for many programs with UA Online. As a life-long learner, she graduated with two degrees. She has a Bachelor's and a Masters of Education degree, both Summa Cum Laude. Jill and her husband have traveled extensively in the US and many countries which has helped her develop a great appreciation for online learning. She is a jewelry artist, painter, kayaker, plays piano and sings. Jill and her husband enjoy grown children, grandchildren, and two dogs.
Sean Kramer, Student Academic Success Specialist, Sustainable Built Environments
Melanie Lipton, Senior Academic Success Specialist
Greetings! I am the ONLINE Advisor for the BA in Psychology. Please make sure to provide me with a way to contact you when you make the appointment. All appointments are presumed to be phone unless you indicate otherwise. Appointment times are Arizona time.If you have a U of A student ID, please provide this when you make your appointment. Give a brief description of your advising needs/questions to help me prepare for our meeting. All appointments are presumed to be phone unless you indicate otherwise. Appointment times are Arizona time.
Kami A Merrifield, Student Academic Success Specialist (Communication, Information Science and Esociety, History, and Law)
Please leave your contact information. I will contact you at the appointed time using whatever method you choose (select method using the drop-down question prompt). Please have a computer and connection to the internet during our appointment.
Kayle Skorupski, UA Online- Nutrition Major
Kayle is an Assistant Professor of Practice with the Nutritional Science Department. Kayle advises UAOnline Nutritional Sciences undergraduate students, as well as UAOnline graduate students in the Professional Science Master's in Applied Nutrition program. Registered Dietitian Nutritionist by trade, Kayle holds certifications in advanced clinical practice, geriatric nutrition and nutrition support.Students must be UAOnline students - thanks!

UA South

UA Yuma

Allison Gilliland, Academic Advisor
Allison is a Yuma native. She graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff. She joined the UA Yuma team in 2013 as an Outreach Coordinator and moved over to advising full time in 2016. She earned her MS in Agricultural Education in 2017. Allison enjoys helping both traditional and non-traditional students navigate their path towards degree completion. In her free time, she volunteers helping geriatric, hospice and special needs animPlease bring all updated unofficial transcripts with you to your appointment (if applicable).

UA Fort Huachuca

Rebecca Pickett, Academic Advisor
Rebecca Pickett is a Cochise County native and graduate from Buena High School. Rebecca completed her undergraduate degree in Biology from Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kansas while playing women’s varsity basketball for the Lady Braves. Prior to coming to the University of Arizona South, Rebecca worked at Cochise College advising general students, international students, and student-athletes. Rebecca also spent several years working in the non-profit sector, as the Executive Director of the Bisb

UA Mesa

Sarai Alvarado, Student Services Coordinator
Sarai is a Student Services Coordinator and advises for UA Pinal & UA Mesa at Mesa Community College. She joined the UA South student services team January of 2014. She received her BA in Psychology from Arizona State University and her MS in Counseling/Mental Health Counseling from University of Phoenix. She has a passion for helping others with a background in customer service, counseling, and academic advising.Please bring all updated unofficial transcripts with you to your appointment (if applicable). Please be sure to state "Phone Appt" in note area if you wish for me to call you at the appointment time.

UA Pinal

Sarai Alvarado, Student Services Coordinator
Sarai is a Student Services Coordinator and advises for UA Pinal & UA Mesa at Mesa Community College. She joined the UA South student services team January of 2014. She received her BA in Psychology from Arizona State University and her MS in Counseling/Mental Health Counseling from University of Phoenix. She has a passion for helping others with a background in customer service, counseling, and academic advising.Please bring copies of your unofficial transcripts if this is your initial appointment.

UA Santa Cruz

Alan Aguirre, Student Services Coordinator
Alan Aguirre is a Santa Cruz County native and graduate from Nogales High School. While teaching Mariachi as an instructional aide at Nogales High School, he completed an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Phoenix. Prior to coming to the University of Arizona South, Alan worked at Pinnacle Charter High School advising students in academic/personal matters. In his free time, Alan enjoys spending time with his wife and three kids. Alan is also proud to be a Mariachi musiciaPlease bring all updated unofficial transcripts with you to your appointment (if applicable). Please be sure to state "Phone Appt" in note area if you wish for me to call you at the appointment time.

UA Sierra Vista

VA Counselor - Clara Gonzalez, Military and Veteran Services Coordinator
A Texan "Army Brat" raised in Puerto Rico and New York City. I received my Associates degree from Bronx Community College and my Bachelors of Science in Family Studies & Human Development and a Masters in Education from the University of Arizona. I'm a life long learner, who strongly believes that everybody has the right to receive quality education regardless of where they live. I love traveling, dogs, birds, reading, dancing, shopping, and last, but definitely not least, spending time withNew students must bring copy of Certificate of Eligibility Letter to their first appointment.
Josette Miranda, Academic Advisor
Josette was born and raised in Bisbee, Arizona. In 2016, Josette completed her Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology. During the first two years of her academic career, Josette studied at the University of Arizona, where she worked as a student worker for the TRiO program. She later transferred to UA South and worked as a student worker for Student Services. As a student worker, she found enjoyment while working with students around her community. In her free time, she spends time with her famiAvailable Monday through Thursday at the Cochise College Advising Center in Sierra Vista. Contact 520-458-8278 x.2120 for more availability. Please bring all updated unofficial transcripts with you to your appointment (if applicable). Please be sure to state "Phone Appt" in note area if you wish for me to call you at the appointment time.

UA South - Pima County

Jill Hewins, Academic Advisor, Senior (UASouth & Meteorology)
Jill Hewins has a BA in Psychology from a research institution in Ohio and an MA in Higher Education from the University of Arizona. Jill advises Pima County students at our new location at Pima Community College - Desert Vista campus as well as BAS Meteorology students in the UA Online campus. She has worked in the outdoor education field, and has experience advising freshman and adult student populations as well as running student programs. In her spare time she is a lifelong long distance cycPlease bring all updated unofficial transcripts with you to your appointment (if applicable). Please be sure to state "Phone Appt" in note area if you wish for me to call you at the appointment time.
Aaron Holley, Academic Advisor
Aaron obtained his Associates of Applied Science Degree in Pharmacy Technology from Pima Community College in 2011. He then went on to advise Pharmacy Technology students, teach hands-on Pharmacy Technology labs, community outreach, and lead students to give back to the community. He was eventually recognized as Club Advisor of the Year for his student outstanding student leadership. He continued as the Program Assistant of Pharmacy Technology for six years until obtained his BAS in OrganizationPlease bring all updated unofficial transcripts with you to your appointment (if applicable). Please be sure to state "Phone Appt" in note area if you wish for me to call you at the appointment time.

UAS Online

Jill Hewins, Academic Advisor, Senior (UASouth & Meteorology)
Jill Hewins has a BA in Psychology from a research institution in Ohio and an MA in Higher Education from the University of Arizona. Jill advises Pima County students at our new location at Pima Community College - Desert Vista campus as well as BAS Meteorology students in the UA Online campus. She has worked in the outdoor education field, and has experience advising freshman and adult student populations as well as running student programs. In her spare time she is a lifelong long distance cycPlease bring all updated unofficial transcripts with you to your appointment (if applicable). Please be sure to state "Phone Appt" in note area if you wish for me to call you at the appointment time.
Jill Hilton, Academic Advisor, Senior
Jill is an advisor for many programs with UA Online. As a life-long learner, she graduated with two degrees. She has a Bachelor's and a Masters of Education degree, both Summa Cum Laude. Jill and her husband have traveled extensively in the US and many countries which has helped her develop a great appreciation for online learning. She is a jewelry artist, painter, kayaker, plays piano and sings. Jill and her husband enjoy grown children, grandchildren, and two dogs.Phone appointments can also be made by calling 520-626-1702.

University of Arizona

Office of Student Engagement

Peer Mentors, Office of Student Engagement
Peer Mentor Hours for Spring 2016: Monday: 1-3pm (Amaris Henry - Linguistics) Tuesday: 10-12pm (Erika Balbas - Engineering) Wednesday: 3-5pm (Ilene Reynoso - Political Science) Thursday: 1-3pm (Hesham Sairafi - Eller) Friday: 1-3pm (Marisa Leach - Vet Sciences)
Alexis D Rhyner, Sr. Coordinator, Student Engagement

Veterans Education and Transition Services(VETS)

Veterans Education and Transition Services

Ryan Caswell, Academic Advisor
Timothy Chartier , Academic Advisor
Rogelio Delgadillo, Academic Advisor
Clarissa Hill, Academic Advisor
Victor Mendoza, Academic Advisor
Matthew Nettles, Academic Advisor
Ryan Raettig, Academic Advisor
Alex Torres, Academic Advisor
Suggestions?

SYSTEM UPDATE:

  • The order of an advisor's name on the list students see can be adjusted from now (go to Admnistration and click "Advisor Name Order"). (10/7/2013)
  • The unique web address to each advisor's calendar is added to advisor's profile page. (10/1/2013)
  • Now, advisor can filter students by student group! (9/20/2013)
Total number of active colleges: 17
Total number of active departments/units accounts: 99
Total number of active advisor accounts available to students: 153
Total number of active advisor accounts: 431
Total number of appointments made through mobile app: 1,039

Total number of appointments by month


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