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Peer Advising Drop-In Hours, in-person or remote. 

Interested in finding out more about BDIC? Start here!

Peer Advisor in-person and Zoom drop-in for prospective students, proposal writing students and current BDIC students. 
Drop-In at 350 Campus Center Way.
Zoom drop-in: Join Peer Advising

No Peer Advisor hours during the summer.

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Current BDIC student Advising Appointments:

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Chief Academic Advisor

For help with study abroad, Independent Studies, Internships, graduation requirements, changes to concentration, general advising, and Academic Dean's Office requests for exceptions to University rules, such as credit overloads, late add/drops, as well as with more serious issues like academic probation.

Schedule an appointment with the Chief Academic Advisor, Rebecca Schwartz.

Non-majors select Navigate Services: BDIC - Bachelor's Degree with Individual Concentration
(For currently enrolled proposal writing class students, and new inquiries only after you have met with a Peer Advisor).

Faculty Supervisors

For course planning, registration and concentration changes, please schedule an appointment with your BDIC Supervisor.


Thomas Brashear-Alejandro: BDIC Business and Entrepreneurship
Molly Burnham: BDIC Social Sciences, Arts and Education
Mark Hamin: BDIC Sustainability and Physical Science
Barry Spence: Film Studies
Gregory Thomas: BDIC Proposal Class (email to schedule appointments: gsthomas@umass.edu)

Need Assistance?
If no appointments are available or you have any trouble scheduling your appointment , please  email the BDIC Office at bdic@bdic.umass.edu for assistance.