Academic Advising

We offer the following services

  • Helping you determine the right combination of majors, minors, and/or certificates for your academic and career goals
  • Course scheduling
  • Goal-setting as you consider internships and study abroad opportunities
  • Handling add/drop questions
  • Helping you get back on track if you′re on probation
  • Connecting you with career services opportunities
  • Connecting you with resources for broader issues, including paying for college, interacting with faculty, accessing mental health services, etc.

Find an advisor

Every student at SGIS is assigned an academic advisor. See the list below for a list of our advisors, including their academic advising area within the school.

Jennifer Ashcraft
Senior Academic Advisor
1043 GISB
jeashcra@iu.edu
812-855-5298
Advising areas: Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Central Eurasian Studies, Russian and East European Institute, Islamic Studies

Olga Bueva
Academic Advisor
1036 GISB
obueva@iu.edu
812-855-5298
Advising areas: East Asian Languages and Cultures, India Studies, International Studies

Emily Williams
Senior Academic Advisor
1041 GISB
elwill@indiana.edu
812-856-1816
Advising area: International Studies

Other advisors with SGIS portfolios:

Joelene Bergonzi
Academic Advisor
210 Woodburn Hall
jbergonz@indiana.edu
812-856-3477
Advising area: European Studies

Natalie Techentin
Academic Advisor
1040 GISB
ndwittma@indiana.edu
812-856-3118
Advising area: Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies