Who is my Advisor?

There are 17 academic advisors and an advising manager who assist students in the advising process; your advisor is assigned based on your major, as noted below. Click the "Appointment Instructions" button to the right to learn about how to make an appointment, and then click on the "Schedule Advising Appointment" button to request an appointment with your assigned advisor, probation advisor, or graduation coach. 

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Upper-Division Nursing Health & Human Performance Human Sciences
Criminal Justice Administration Psychology Social Work
Academic Focus Probation Graduation Coaching


For students majoring in Nursing who have been admitted to the upper division, freshman candidacy, or health science scholars programsschedule with your appropriate advisor below: 

Advisors Name       Caseload by Last Name or Major
Emily Straker-Barak      A - K
Shelia Withers      L - Z

(Students who plan to apply to the nursing program will schedule with the advisor in their CBHS Parallel Plan major below.  Nursing Information sessions are available every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month at 3:00 pm in CKNB N116. Four information sessions are provided in September and January.  Please visit our 
Pre-Nursing Toolbox or  Advising Nursing Information webpage for more info.)

For students majoring in Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Community and Public Health, Speech Pathology and Audiology, Physical Education, or Leisure, Sport, and Tourism schedule with your appropriate advisor below:  

Advisor Name     Caseload by Last Name
Sarah Fossett     A - Co
Crystal Ellis     Cp - He
Brandie Freeman     Hf- M
Choose any HHP advisor     N-R
Judy Monroe     S - Z


For students majoring in Child, Development & Family Studies, Family & Consumer Sciences Education, Interior Design, Nutrition & Food Sciences, Dietetics, Textiles, Merchandising, and Design  schedule with your appropriate advisor below:

Advisor Name      Caseload by Last Name
Jennifer Austin      A - K
Bonnie McCarty*      L - Z

*Through Summer 2018; Choose "Graduation Coaching" as the appointment type, then add a note indicating that you are really coming for Human Sciences advising.

For students majoring in Criminal Justice schedule with your appropriate advisor below: 

Advisor Name      Caseload by Last Name
Joanne Picker      A - K
Candice Burnom-Coman      L - Z


For students majoring in Psychology schedule with your appropriate advisor below: 

Advisor Name     Caseload by Last Name
Chloe Calhoun      A - F
Amy Foster      G - O
Stacey Jones      P - Z


For students majoring in Social Work, schedule an appointment with Natalie Neel

For students who have an Academic Focus: Social Science or are on Academic Probation, schedule an appointment with Bryant Nall.

For students who have earned at least 60 hours, schedule a Graduation Coaching appointment with Bonnie McCarty.


Click button below to schedule advising appointment.

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All students check in at the Behavioral and Health Sciences Advising Center (BAC) in the Cason-Kennedy Nursing Building (CKNB), Room 108. [Campus Map]


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