Academic Advising Centers

Each of our Academic Advising Centers (AACs) are based on an area of interest and serve students in specific majors (click AAC below to see list of majors). The AACs provide support for, including but not limited to: 

  • Students unsure of their intended major, struggling within a major and/or seeking a new major

  • Students who are experiencing challenges that are impacting their academic success

  • Student who need help navigating University curriculum, policy, and/or procedure.  

To schedule an advising appointment: Click the AAC below that aligns with your major and/or area of interest.

Majors:
Art, Art Education 7-12, Art History, Communication, English, English Education 7-12, Exploratory (Exploring Arts and Humanities), General Studies (Humanities Theme), History, History Education 7-12, Media Studies, Music, Philosophy, Theatre, All World Languages (including World Language Education 7-12)

 

Betsy Sanz – AAC Advisor
Assistant Director of Academic Advising for Arts and Humanities
sanzb1@southernct.edu
203-392-6948

 

Polly Beals – Faculty Coordinator
Faculty Coordinator of Academic Advising for Arts and Humanities
bealsp1@southernct.edu
203-392-5610

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment

Majors:
Accounting, Business Economics, Business Information Systems, Exploratory (Exploring Business), Finance, General Studies (Business Theme), Management and International Business, Marketing, Public Utilities Management

 

Tricia Regan - AAC Advisor
Assistant Director of Academic Advising for Business
regant3@southernct.edu
203-392-5533

 

Carol Stewart - Faculty Coordinator
Faculty Coordinator of Academic Advising for Business
stewartc1@southernct.edu
203-392-5909

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment

Majors:
Collaborative Special-Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Elementary-Bilingual Education, Exploratory (Exploring Education), General Studies (Educational Studies Theme), Information and Library Science, Special Education

 

Emily Cole - AAC Advisor
Assistant Director of Academic Advising for Education
colee2@southernct.edu
203-392-8363

 

Judith Terpstra - Faculty Coordinator
Faculty Coordinator of Academic Advising for Education
terpstraj1@southernct.edu
203-392-5944

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment

Majors: 
Exploratory

 

Britt Conroy
Academic Specialist for Major Exploration
conroyb1@southernct.edu
203-392-5487

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment

Majors:
Accelerated Athletic Training, Communication Disorders, Exercise Science, Exercise and Sport Science, Exploratory (Exploring Health and Human Services), General Studies (Health and Community Service Theme), Health Science, Healthcare Studies, Nursing, Physical Education PK-12, Public Health, Recreation and Leisure Studies, Sport Management, Social Work

 

 

Morgan Cottrell - AAC Advisor
Assistant Director of Academic Advising for Health and Human Services
cottrellm1@southernct.edu
203-392-6896

 

Ben McNamee - AAC Advisor
Assistant Director of Academic Advising for Health and Human Services
mcnameeb1@southernct.edu 
203-392-8364

 

 

Mary Jo Archambault - Faculty Coordinator
Faculty Coordinator of Academic Advising for Health and Human Services
archambaulm2@southernct.edu
203-392-7053

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment

Majors: Interdisciplinary Studies

 

Jordan Jones - AAC Advisor
Administrative Coordinator for Interdisciplinary Studies
jonesj6@southernct.edu
203-392-7081

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment

Majors:
Anthropology, Exploratory (Exploring Social and Behavioral Sciences), General Studies (Social Sciences Theme), Journalism, Political Science, Political Science Ed, Psychology, Sociology

 

Widelyne Dorelus - AAC Advisor
Assistant Director of Academic Advising for Social and Behavioral Sciences
moisew1@southernct.edu
203-392-6747

 

Kelly Bordner - Faculty Coordinator
Faculty Coordinator of Academic Advising for Social and Behavioral Sciences
bordnerk2@southernct.edu
203-392-6862

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment

Majors:
Biology, Biology Education 7-12, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Chemistry Education 7-12, Computer Science, Data Science, Earth Science, Earth Science Education 7-12, Environmental Systems and Sustainability, Exploratory (Exploring STEM), General Studies (STEM Theme), Geography, Math, Math Education 7-12, Physics, Physics Education 7-12

 

Carleen Roy-Butler - AAC Advisor
Assistant Director of Academic Advising for STEM
roybutlerc1@southernct.edu
203-392-5107

 

Jeff Webb - Faculty Coordinator
Faculty Coordinator of Academic Advising for STEM
webbj6@southernct.edu
203-392-5018

 

Current Students: Schedule an Appointment