Office of Academic Advising

Academic advisors are professional staff members dedicated to student success.

What do Academic Advisors do?

  • Academic advisors are caring professionals with valuable information! They are full-time professionals working in partnership with students to help them complete a degree or an educational goal.
  • Advisors can assist you with interpreting placement testing results and will help you to build an appropriate first-semester schedule.
  • Advisors can help you explore educational and career opportunities, set appropriate goals and devise strategies for accomplishing those goals.
  • Advisors can help you understand the requirements of Ohio State majors.
  • Advisors can assist you with monitoring your progress toward a degree.
  • Advisors can help you work through challenges by answering questions, providing support and connecting you to campus resources.

Schedule an appointment

The advising office is currently meeting with students both in-person and remotely. Students can schedule advising appointments by:


Visit or and select the blue "Schedule Appointment" button on the right side.

Call 740.366.9333

Visit us in Hopewell Hall 148

Contact us

Hopewell Hall 148
1189 University Drive
Newark, Ohio 43055

Phone: 740.366.9333

Monday–Friday:  8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Closed: Noon–1 p.m. daily

Find your advisor

Students are assigned an academic advisor based on their major and last name. You can view your current assigned advisor on your My Buckeye Link page in the box titled “Advisor” along the lower right side of the page. You can also view your current assigned advisor on your Advising Report. You can schedule an appointment with your current assigned advisor through OnCourse or by calling our office.

Director of Advising
Marilyn Ervin headshot.
College Credit Plus Advisor
C.R. Barclay headshot.
Academic Advisor
Evan Daverio headshot.
Academic Advisor
Max Gulick headshot.
Students Records Manager
Melissa Fuller headshot.
Academic Advisor
Ciana Roush headshot
Academic Advisor
Amy Seagren headshot
Academic Advisor
Jennifer Seas headshot.
Office Coordinator and Orientation/Placement Test Coordinator
Anita Snow headshot