Advising & Resource Center


Offices: Porter Hall 246
Phone: (740) 597-3206

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                                                                  Walk-in Advising Hours

Fall 2014           

  • Monday:  8am - 6pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday: 8am - 6pm
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday:  8am - 10:30am and 11am - 4pm   


Students who are unable to come to walk-in advising hours are welcome to email questions to  . Advisors can also make appointments with students outside of office hours; please email to set up an appointment.


Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve undergraduate psychology majors and minors by providing them with the knowledge and skills to navigate through and maximize their undergraduate education. Our goal is to provide students with the resources and guidance to explore the field of psychology and to prepare them for graduate study and psychology-related careers.

Some of the services of the Advising Center include:

Academic Advising

  • In addition to the students’ faculty advisors, assist students with meeting degree requirements, selecting courses, and other academic-related issues.

Graduate School Advising

  • Assist students in all aspects of graduate school preparation and the application process.

Career Advising

  • Assist students in all aspects of career preparation and the application process.

Additional Services

  • Provide handouts & books about the major, psychology-related careers, internships, graduate school, and the GRE.
  • Offer workshops throughout the academic year to address a variety of topics related to academics, careers, and graduate school.

Advising Center Staff

Ellen Gordon, M.S. Graduate School and Academic Advisor

Derek Zeigler, M.S. Career and Academic Advisor

Elizabeth Fillion, M.S., Academic Advisor

Stephanie Smith, M.S., Academic Advisor

Bruce Carlson, Ph.D. Probationary Student Advisor and Psychology Department Chair

Julie Suhr, Ph.D. Probationary Student Advisor

Susan Tice-Alicke, Ph.D. Director and Assistant Chair for Undergraduate Studies