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Academic Program Advising

Advising for declared juniors, seniors or post-baccalaureate students

Faculty advisors are specialists who mentor students relative to their academic program, review major degree requirements, and provide information about graduate study and /or career options beyond graduation. Noted below are the primary areas of advising for each advisor:


School of Allied Health and Communicative Disorders (AHCD)

Communicative Disorders (SLP/AUD) 

Wirtz Hall 323
815-753-1484
Students will be assigned to a faculty advisor beginning their junior year. 

Health Sciences - Rehabilitation Services

Wirtz Hall 323
815-753-1484
Students will be assigned to a faculty advisor beginning their junior year. 


School of Family, Consumer and Nutrition Sciences (FCNS)

All FCNS Majors

Wirtz Hall 118
815-753-1543
Students will be assigned to a faculty advisor beginning their junior year.


School of Health Studies

Health Education

Andrea Hein
ahein@niu.edu
Wirtz Hall 238
815-753-5653

Medical Laboratory Sciences

DuSable Hall 159
815-753-1382
Students will be assigned to a faculty advisor when admitted into the program.

Nutrition and Dietetics

Wirtz Hall 209
815-753-1900
Students will be assigned to a faculty advisor beginning their junior year.

Public Health

Becky Pritchard
rpritchard@niu.edu
Wirtz Hall 236 
815-753-1384


School of Nursing

Nursing

Brigit Amburgey
amburgey@niu.edu
Nursing 192
815-753-6557