College of LAS « Illinois

College-level advising

LAS Student Academic Affairs
2002 Lincoln Hall
(217) 333-1705
las-studentoffice@illinois.edu
Mailing address: 2002 Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., MC-446, Urbana, IL 61801

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:40 p.m., Monday-Friday
Walk-in or by appointment (if you need to consult with a specific dean)

LAS Student Academic Affairs assists students in understanding and applying academic rules and regulations, assesses student academic progress toward degree completion, and assists students in addressing general and specific issues influencing their academic success. Several special LAS academic enrichment and support programs are also housed in this office, as noted below.

Barbara Hancin-Bhatt Barbara Hancin-Bhatt
Associate Dean

Bob Steltman Robert Steltman
Executive Assistant Dean
(217) 244-6877

Gretchen Pein-Baloun Gretchen Pein Baloun
Director of Student Service Operations
(217) 333-9836

Allison Perry Allison Perry
Office Manager
(217) 333-9552

Allison BransonAllison Branson
Staff Clerk
(217) 333-1158

Academic advising, general

Adrienne Pickett Adrienne Pickett
Academic Advising and Skills Specialist and General Curriculum Advisor
(217) 244-1462

Kristy Valentin Kristy Valentin
Academic Advisor for Transfer Students/Re-entry Coordinator
(217) 244-6973

Rody Negangard Rody Negangard
Office Manager
(217) 333-1706

Admissions/records officers

Admissions/records officers monitor degree progress, make adjustments to DARS reports, and certify completion of graduation requirements. They are available on a walk-in basis. Individual officers serve students according to the first letter of students' last names. Please read on to learn which officer can help you.

Mary DavisMary Davis
A-De

Joe Murphy Joe Murphy
Df-Jz

Amy WolffAmy Wolff
Ka-Mr

Jeanine Meyer Jeanine Meyer
Ms-Si

Beth StrogoffBeth Strogoff
Sj-Z

Recruitment and admissions

Las-newstudent@illinois.edu
(217) 333-1703

Allie Teagarden-MonkAllie Teagarden-Monk
Director of Recruitment and Admissions

Jonathan ElugbadeboJonathan Elugbadebo
Associate Director of Recruitment and Admissions

Aaron SmithM. Aaron Smith
Office Support Specialist

Secondary education programs

View Secondary Education Advising blog
las-teach@illinois.edu
(217) 333-2800

Lori DavisLori Davis
Academic Advisor/LAS Coordinator of Secondary Education Program

Allison Perry Allison Perry
Office Manager
(217) 333-9552

International education

Nicole LamersNicole Lamers
International Education Specialist


First Year Experience; LAS 101 and 102

Murillo Soranso Murillo Soranso
Director, First Year Experience
(217) 333-1706

Rody Negangard Rody Negangard
Office Manager
(217) 333-1706

Career development

Melissa Schoeplein Melissa Schoeplein
Career Development Specialist

Honors and awards

View Honors webpage

Amanda PurnellAmanda Purnell
Associate Director of LAS Honors

Access and Achievement Program (EOP/PAP)

Phone: (217) 333-7717; fax: (217) 333-1045
View AAP webpage

Kimberly Alexander-Brown Kimberly Alexander-Brown
Assistant Dean, Director of LAS Access and Achievement Program (EOP/PAP)
(217) 333-7717

Pamela Greer Pamela Greer
Senior Associate Director of LAS Access and Achievement Program (EOP/PAP)
(217) 333-7717

Carla BuchananCarla Buchanan
Office Administrator
(217) 333-7717

Catherine Edgar Catherine Edgar
Office Support Associate
(217) 333-7717

Tonia White-Rose Tonia White-Rose
Office Support Specialist
(217) 333-7717