Academic Advising Appointments - NIU - College of Health & Human Sciences

Academic Advising

College of Health
& Human Sciences Advising

Wirtz Hall 227, DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815) 753-1891
Fax: (815) 753-6169
hhsadvisinghelp@niu.edu

Welcome Days

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:

Please call the appropriate office as listed below:

School of Allied Health &
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-
Pre-Physical Therapy
Wirtz Hall 209
815-753-1383 
Students will be assigned to an 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. 

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

School of Family, Consumer,
& 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 Nursing

& Health Studies (NUHS)


Health Education
Andrea Hein
ahein@niu.edu
Wirtz Hall 238
(815) 753-5653

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

Public Health
Becky Pritchard
rpritchard@niu.edu
Wirtz Hall 236 
(815) 753-1384