Graduate Advising

To schedule an appointment, please email with your name, ID, availability and reason to meet.

Scheduled Appointments

  • MT 1-4pm and 9-11:30am on W

Drop-In Appointments

  • MT 9:30-11:30am and 1-3pm on W


Graduate Advisors

Samantha Arcement
Undergraduate and Graduate Program Coordinator
2038 Bainer

Ruihong Zhang
Professor and Graduate Program Chair

Julia Fan
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Admissions Chair


Mentoring Guidelines

Mentoring is defined as a close relationship between a graduate student and a faculty member who provides guidance, support and research advice in an individualized manner. Read the full list of Mentoring Guidelines.