Academic Advising in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences academic advisors are here to help you develop and navigate your path to graduation. We assist with planning courses, choosing a major, discovering strategies for success, and finding resources across campus.

Current students

All undergraduate students are assigned an academic advisor. To find your assigned academic advisor and schedule an appointment, go to Degree Progress.


Have questions? Call us at 989-774-7506 or email

Transfer students

We look forward to having an in-depth academic advising conversation with you to review your questions about transfer credits during New Student Orientation. If you have questions about CLASS majors, minors, classes, or transfer credits prior to New Student Orientation, call 989-774-7506 or email

We encourage you to use the following tools:

Academic advising staff

Liz Daum

Liz Daum | Director of CLASS Student Services

Darcy Beavan

Darcy Beavan | Academic Advisor

Image of academic advisor Julie Davidson

Julie Davidson | Academic Advisor

Closeup image of Eric Pouncil wearing a suit and tie.

Eric Pouncil | Academic Advisor

Closeup image of Nate Roselle wearing a dark striped shirt with tan collar.

Nathan Roselle | Academic Advisor

Ken Rumsey

Kenneth Rumsey | Academic Advisor