How to Communicate with Your Advisor

Drop in Advising

Drop ins are for quick questions with an advisor, typically lasting 5 to 10 minutes. Discussions that take longer require a scheduled appointment. Drop ins are typically held twice a week. Times will vary. Students can see the first available advisor during drop ins.

Drop in advising is appropriate for the following:

  • Check on completion of general education requirements
  • Question about campus resources
  • Clarification of a policy, procedure, date, or deadline
  • Transfer course pre-approval
  • Study Abroad course pre-approval
  • SAP forms

Fall 2019 Drop In Advising is available: 

Mondays, 1 - 3 (No drop-in advising on Oct. 7th)
Thursdays, 12 - 2


Priority Registration Drop In Advising is available:

Mon. Oct. 28th 10-2

Tues. Oct. 29th 1-3

Wed. Oct. 30th 12-2:30

Thurs. Oct. 31st 11-3

Mon. Nov. 4th 10-2

Tues. Nov. 5th 11-3

Wed. Nov. 6th 10:30-2:30

Thurs. Nov. 7th 10:30-2:30

Tues. Nov. 12th 1-3

Wed. Nov. 13th 10:30-1:30

Thurs. Nov. 14th 11-3

Mon. Nov. 18th 10-2

Tues. Nov. 19th 11-3

Wed. Nov. 20th 10:30-2:30

Thurs. Nov. 21st 11-3


Appointments are scheduled meetings with an advisor, typically lasting 30 minutes. Current Psychology BA and Psychological Science BS students can schedule an appointment with their assigned advisor by logging into WiseAdvising. Non Psyc students and Psyc minors can attend drop in advising for questions. 

To be determined: A-F, Emails can be sent here: MBB-psycinfo [at] email [dot] arizona [dot] edu

kerib [at] email [dot] arizona [dot] edu (subject: Advising%20Question) (Keri Bishop): G-M

shelleyb [at] email [dot] arizona [dot] edu (subject: Advising%20Question) (Shelley Gill): N-Z

Appointments are appropriate for the following:

  • Academic Probation
  • Academic Renewal
  • Career Advising
  • Check on Degree Progress
  • Degree Audits
  • Discuss registration
  • Long-term Planning of Academic Career
  • Prospective High School Student
  • Readmission
  • Questions about policy, exceptions, etc. 


Students can contact their specific advisor for quick questions involving: 

  • General education requirements
  • Campus resources
  • Department resources
  • Dates/deadlines


Department of Psychology

Psychology building, Room 312

For scheduled advising appointments, there is a self check-in station outside of Room 312

Phone: (520) 621-7439