University Advising Center

We advise all freshmen, Undeclared, and University Studies students, as well as provide advising for TSI, readmission, and major exploration.

If you are not a first-year, undeclared, or University Studies student, please visit departmental advising to find your advisor.

Welcome to UAC!

The University Advising Center (UAC) provides academic advising for:

First-Year Students
Undeclared Students
Texas Success Initiative (TSI)
Major Exploration
Dual Credit at UTA
Readmission after Dismissal

Drop-Ins

In-person drop-ins are available for adds/swaps/drops, questions, and other quick advising needs. Appointments are required for class advising, major changes, and major exploration and can be made using the links in the UAC Staff Directory below.

Freshman drop-in times are as follows:

Weekday Morning Afternoon 
Monday 8:30am-11:30am 1:00pm-4:30pm
Tuesday  8:30am-11:30am 1:00pm-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am-11:30am 1:00pm-6:30pm
Thursday 8:30am-11:30am 1:00pm-4:30pm
Friday 10:00am-11:30am 1:00pm-4:30pm

 

University Studies and Undeclared student drop-in times are as follows:

  • Tuesday 1:00pm-5:00pm
  • Thursday 1:00pm-5:00pm

Academic Advisors

Freshman, Dual Credit, & TSI

 Mary Catherine McCord

Architecture, Interdisciplinary Studies, Kinesiology & Public Health First-Year Students

Mary Catherine McCord

Schedule Appointment

Business First-Year Students (Last Names A-L)

Isabella Anzaldua

Schedule Appointment

Diana Sabogal

Business First-Year Students (Last Names M-Z)

Diana Sabogal 

Schedule Appointment

Dual Credit

Jennifer Janes

Schedule Appointment

Engineering First-Year Students - Architectural, Biomedical, Civil, Electrical, Industrial, and Undeclared Engineering & Construction Management

Karla Garcia

Schedule Appointment

  

Engineering First-Year Students - Computer Science & Engineering

Jamie Arrington
jamie.arrington@uta.edu
Schedule Appointment

Ryan Davis

Engineering First-Year Students - Mechanical & Aerospace

Ryan Davis

Schedule Appointment

Marcus Graham

Fine Arts First-Year Students 

Marcus Graham

Schedule Appointment

Liberal Arts First-Year Students

Christiana Ampadu

Schedule Appointment

Matthew Harvey

Nursing First-Year Students (Last Names A-I;U-Z)

Matthew Harvey

Schedule Appointment

Colette Grubman

Nursing First-Year Students (Last Names J-T)

Colette Grubman

Schedule Appointment

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Nursing First-Year Students

Now Hiring (Interim Advisors: Matthew Harvey and Colette Grubman)
 and 
Schedule Appointment

Science First-Year Students - Biology

Leighann Lewis

Schedule Appointment

Science First-Year Students - Chemistry, Geology, Math, Physics and Psychology & Social Work Freshmen

Samantha Dirks

Schedule Appointment

TSI Coordinator

Adriane Jones 

Schedule Appointment

Advising Assistants

Adenike Babalola

Jerry Giordano

University Studies & Undeclared

Soli Beran

Undeclared and University Studies (Last Names A-L)

Soli Beran

Schedule Appointment

University Studies (Last Names M-Z)

Steve Kirkindall

Schedule Appointment

Administrative Staff

Director

Emily Milam

Associate Director

Ryan Hamzeh

Assistant Director

Christopher D'Auria

Schedule Appointment
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Administrative Assistant I

Now Hiring
uac@uta.edu

Support Specialist II

Thuy Nguyen

Tammy Drakeford

Degree Plan Evaluator for University Studies

Tammy Drakeford