CSD Undergraduate Academic Advisor
  • Dr. Stephanie Richards
  • Office: Health Professions Building 2168.
  • Who should meet with Dr. Richards: current or future undergraduate students interested in majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders.
  • Schedule your appointment online. If office hours don't work for you, email Dr. Richards or call 989-774-1415. 
CSD Department Chair
  • Dr. Mark Lehman
  • Office: Health Professions Building 2186.
  • Who should meet with Dr. Lehman: current or future undergraduate students interested in majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders who are unable to schedule an appointment with Dr. Richards (especially during the summer).
  • To schedule an appointment, email Dr. Lehman.
AUD Division Director
  • Dr. Shannon Palmer
  • Location: Health Professions Building 1183.
  • Who should meet with Dr. Palmer: Current or future CSD majors interested in audiology.
  • To schedule an appointment, email Dr. Palmer or call 989-774-7288.
CSD Study Abroad Advisor
  • Dr. Natalie Douglas
  • Office: Health Professions Building 1170.
  • Who should meet with Dr. Douglas: CSD students looking to engage in study abroad opportunities.
  • To schedule an appointment, please do so online
CHP General Academic Advisor
  • Kelly Lawson
  • Offices:  Health Professions Building 1250C.
  • Who should meet with Kelly: undergraduate students interested in pursuing a major or minor in Health Professions.
  • To schedule an appointment with either Kelly, call 989-774-2315.
Honors Program Fellow - CHP
  • Dr. Rachael Nelson
  • Office: Health Professions Building 1175.
  • Who should meet with Dr. Nelson: Honors students majoring in CSD seeking more information about Honors capstone projects or needing help finding a faculty member to supervise an Honors capstone project.
  • To schedule an appointment, email Dr. Nelson or call 989-774-2926. 

Important Links:

CHP Student Service Center

Academic Advising and Assistance

Advising Documents

Applying to Graduate School

Bachelor of Applied Arts vs. Bachelor of Science

Courses Related to CSD

CSD Majors After Acceptance

Independent Study in CSD

Intent to Major vs. Signing a Major

Independent Study Form

Major Map