Academic Advising Information

Advising is an important part of making academic progress. Make sure to see your advisor regularly!



Please note that if you fall into more than one of the categories below, you may be advised by more than one person.

Biology majors, minors and graduate students

Once you have completed Concepts in Biology and one of the two Foundations of Biology (Cell and Molecular or Ecology and Evolution), you can declare your major with the Biology Department. To declare, please see Ms. Sheronda Martin, in Boyden 206, with a copy of your transcript. Declarations are taken Monday through Thursday, between 8:30 am and 12 pm.

Ms. Martin will assign you to a Biology Faculty member who will serve as your advisor. Their office locations, phone number, and email addresses are posted outside the Biology Department Office (Boyden 206) and online.

If you are a… You will be advised by… Location Phone E-mail How to make an appointment
Declared Biology Major Biology Faculty advisor, assigned at declaration Boyden Hall 206 various listed outside Biology Department office E-mail
Biology Minor or  undeclared Undergraduate Dr. Susan Seipel Boyden 208A
x1541 E-mail
MS Student Dr. Ching-On Wong Boyden Hall X1268

PhD Student Dr. Haesun Kim Boyden 406