Academic Advising

Academic advising, along with general information about the undergraduate major and coursework, is available in Room 7238 of the Social Science Building. Find us on the campus map.
Phone: 608-262-6925

The Undergraduate Office is open each weekday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

If you are not a declared economics major or do not have an appointment, advisors are available on a drop-in basis, Tuesday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

If you are looking to declare the economics major, you will need to attend drop-in advising by going to the Economics Undergraduate Office. 

Appointments for academic advising are available to declared majors only.
Appointments are scheduled through MyUW.
Click on "Services" and then "Scheduling Assistant." More time slots open on a regular basis.

If these hours do not work for you, please email one of the academic advisors, Susan Hering or Jim Graettinger.

If you have no advisor, and have questions, you may email

Undergraduate Coordinator
The undergraduate coordinator can help you with course enrollment, class permissions, department scholarships, and general department questions.
Contact Information:
Becca George

Academic Advisors
The academic advisors, Susan Hering and Jim Graettinger, can help you create an academic plan, plan for study abroad, choose enjoyable and meaningful courses, make the most of your student experience, and assist you with any other academic or life issues.
Contact Information:
Susan Hering
Jim Graettinger