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FALL 2020 UPDATES:

Our physical office is currently closed, however our advisors are still available for virtual advising appointments. Please email headvising@austin.utexas.edu in regards to setting up an appointment. 

The School of Human Ecology has a staff of four professional advisors to help you choose the best path to earning your degree. In your time at the University, our goal is to help you identify and pursue both life and academic experiences and skills that will help support your future career and post-graduate life.

OUR MISSION

The School of Human Ecology Advising Center provides a sensitive and welcoming environment for students. We are committed to:

  • Providing a clear understanding of academic requirements and policies
  • Supporting students in achieving academic and developmental goals
  • Encouraging the use of University resources and services
  • Educating students on degree requirements and course availability
  • Assisting with 4-year graduation rates

HOW CAN THE ADVISING OFFICE HELP ME?

Academic advisors assist current HE majors with:

  • Identifying academic goals and opportunities for life experiences
  • Choice of majors and concentrations
  • Non-academic issues
  • Course selection
  • Referrals to a variety of campus resources
  • Course registration and planning for graduation

CONTACT US

You must leave your FULL NAME and UT EID in any communication with our office in order for us to get back to you.

Location: Mary E. Gearing Hall, GEA 37. Please note: we are currently operating remotely. 
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm CST.
Our physical office is currently closed, however our advisors are still available for virtual advising appointments. Please email headvising@austin.utexas.edu in regards to setting up an appointment. If you are located in another time zone and the above hours do not work for you to schedule an appointment, please let us know and we will accomodate you and help get an alternate time set up. 

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The School of Human Ecology has a staff of four professional advisors to help you choose the best path to earning your degree. In your time at the University, our goal is to help you identify and pursue both life and academic experiences and skills that will help support your future career and post-graduate life.