The Student Advising Office assists undergraduate students in the development of a degree plan to help them realize and achieve their academic goals. Students choose their major advisor who will work with them toward the completion of their degree. Services include but are not limited to:

  • New Student Orientations
  • Clarification of UNT policies and procedures
  • Clarification of College of Education policies and procedures
  • Choosing a major and/or minor and/or certificate
  • Advising and counseling appointments
  • Creation and maintenance of degree plans
  • Informational sessions
  • Referrals for university services such as tutoring and mentoring, financial aid and scholarships, disability accommodation, job-hunting, etc.

Office hours
8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Monday through Friday

Undergraduate Students

Advising is by appointment only. Advisors are not assigned to students. Students are welcome to visit any advisor assigned to their major.

Walk-in advising is limited to significant semester and registration periods.

Student Advising Schedule



Apply for graduation
The semester prior to your graduation, meet with your Academic Advisor to complete a graduation check and confirm your remaining courses and grades needed to meet graduation requirements.

Find application instructions and important dates posted by the Graduation division of the Registrar’s Office. Learn about commencement ceremonies at  

Fall 2019 College of Education Undergraduate Commencement

Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019
4 p.m.
UNT Coliseum

Meet your advising team

  • Philippe Becerra
    Academic Counselor
  • John Bellon
    Assistant Director of Student Advising
  • Victor Brewer
    Academic Advisor
  • Renée Foster
    Senior College Recruiter for the College of Education
  • Paul Galloway
    Academic Advisor
  • Shaina Hanhart
    Senior Academic Advisor
  • Katie Hermes
    Academic Advisor
  • Samantha Hobson
    Academic Advisor
  • Scrappy
    Academic Counselor
  • Victoria Lance Merkle
    Senior Administrative Specialist
  • Scrappy
    Senior Academic Counselor
  • Gwenn Pasco
    Senior Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs
  • D'Lynn Schertz
    Academic Advisor
  • Tonja Selman
    Senior Administrative Coordinator