Departmental Advising / Advising For Your Major

Regular academic advising is an extremely important component of your undergraduate education. To help you succeed as a student and prepare for your future, we strongly encourage you to meet with an academic advisor at least once every semester. Advisors assist students in making informed choices about your course selection and discuss your progress toward completing requirements. Advisors can also answer questions you may have about your major, and can refer you to other University or College offices if you need additional assistance. There are faculty and staff advisers in your department and in the Social and Behavioral Sciences Advising Center.

If you have questions related to requirements for your major, or would like to talk with a faculty member in your department about internships, study abroad opportunities, tutoring or other issues, please contact the Undergraduate Office in your department:

Department

Advisors

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Exploratory Track
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Dominick Usher
Vanessa Blais 
Rhys Livingstone
Flannery Weiss        

128 Thompson
(413) 577-1057

Anthropology
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Boone Shear, Chief Undergraduate Advisor                          

207A Machmer
(413) 577-0906             

Communication
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Allison Butler, Chief Undergraduate Advisor​
Marianne Joyce
Saulo DePaula

N323 Integrative Learning Center
(413) 545-1311

Economics
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J. Kevin Crocker, Chief Undergraduate Advisor
Lori Sadler
Leah Dodson

Crotty Hall
412 North Pleasant Street
(413) 545-0954

Journalism
Email to make an appointment

Beth Wallace, Chief Undergraduate Advisor (juniors & seniors)
Abby Bliss (first years & sophomores)

S414 Integrative Learning Center
(413) 545-5926

 

Landscape Architecture
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Patricia McGirr, Chief Undergraduate Advisor
Jeremy Price

210 Design Building
551 North Pleasant Street
(413) 545-2255

 

Legal Studies
Political Science

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Barb Ciesluk
Adrian Grace, Chief Undergraduate Advisor
Amanda Giorgio
Amy Greiger

2nd Floor, Thompson Hall
(413) 545-2438

 

Resource Economics
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Alesia Brennan

208C Stockbridge Hall
(413) 545-2490

 

Social Thought and Political Economy
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Monica Garcia

301 Machmer
(413) 545-0043

 

Sociology
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Katherine Fabel, Chief Undergraduate Advisor
Alyssa Cote

7th Floor, Thompson Hall
(413) 545-4075

 

Sustainable Community Development
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Flavia Montenegro-Menezes, Chief Undergraduate Advisor
Jeremy Price

Hills North
(413) 545-2255