Advising Staff

UHC advisors have general knowledge about the University, as well as specific areas of responsibility. Please review the information about the advising staff and feel free to contact the person who best fits your interests.

Additionally, you are always free to contact any UHC staff member, not only those who are formal advisors, for advice at any time.

Andrea Abt
37th Floor Cathedral of Learning

Contact Andrea Abt if you have questions about academic advising relevant to long-term career interests in the health professions including medicine, dentistry, optometry, podiatry, and veterinary medicine.

Holly Hickling
3510 Cathedral of Learning

Contact Holly Hickling if you want to know how to connect your academic interests to community engagement opportunities that will positively impact the lives of others and enrich your academic and career pursuits.

David Hornyak
3509 Cathedral of Learning

Contact David Hornyak if you have questions about the Bachelor of Philosophy degree, the Politics & Philosophy major, the Chancellor's Undergraduate Research Fellowships, and the Chancellor's Undergraduate Teaching Fellowships.

Angela Illig
37th Floor Cathedral of Learning

Contact Angela Illig if you have questions about academic advising relevant to long-term career interests in the health professions including medicine, dentistry, optometry, podiatry, and veterinary medicine.

Ian Riggins
37th Floor Cathedral of Learning

Contact Ian Riggins for advising and information about specific national scholarships. He can assist you with putting together a competitive application and crafting written application components, such as personal statements, short-answer questions, and statements of grant purpose.

Jason Sepac
3506 Cathedral of Learning

Contact Jason for general advising, and to discuss short-term and long-term academic interests and goals. He is also happy to speak with you about writing personal statements, coordinating multiple majors, and any other academic questions or concerns you may have. Additionally, Jason coordinates personal statement writing workshops. Email him for details.

Judy Zang
37th Floor Cathedral of Learning

Contact Judy Zang for information about competitive national scholarships. She can advise you on how scholarships can augment and complement your chosen program of study, which awards best match your interests, and how to prepare a competitive application.