Academic Advising

Undergraduate Advising

Specific departmental advisors are listed under the student tab on your MyMiami page. This professor will help you choose courses and make general academic and career plans. Email them for an appointment or stop by during their office hours.

For questions beyond the scope of the departmental advisor, email Gabriele Bechtel, Chief Department Adviser (, or Jeff Carr, Assistant Advisor ( to schedule an appointment.

Advising Office Hours

  • Monday: 2-4PM (Gabriele, BAC 356H)
  • Tuesday: 9AM-2PM (Gabriele, BAC 356H); 10AM-12PM, 3-4PM (Jeff, BAC 352)
  • Wednesday: 12-4PM (Jeff, BAC 352)
  • Thursday: 9AM-12PM (Gabriele, BAC 356H); 10AM-12PM, 3-4PM (Jeff, BAC 352)
  • Friday: 2-4PM (Gabriele, BAC 356H)

For inquiries about Miami Plan requirements or other requirements not related to English coursework, contact the College of Arts and Science Academic Advising and University Studies office.

Graduate Advising

For graduate academic advising, email to schedule an appointment with Cynthia Klestinec, Director of Graduate Studies. To answer general questions about graduate requirements please contact the Miami University’s Graduate School office.