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Academic Calendar &
Registration Guidelines....and more!

We are open during the summer!

M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm

Do you have questions?

Front Desk: 218-726-8180  or

Do you want to make an appointment?

Emily Hicks:
Advises: American Indian St, Cultural Entrepreneurship, Envir & Sustain, Foreign Lang, Geog, GIS, History, International Studies, Phil, Pol Sci, preLaw, TAG, Urban & Regional St
    Additional: Undeclared and sciences
    Coordinates: New Student Programs, Alumni Spotlights

Jayme Battaglia:
Advises: Comm, English, Jour, Ling, Writing Studies
    Additional: Undeclared, psychology, education
    Coordinates: Learning Experiences, Re-enrollments, Social Media, Transfer Students, Transfer Course Evaluations

Pam Spencer: 218-726-8563
    Advises: Anth, Crim, Soc, Women, Gender & Sexuality St, international students, & supplemental advising for faculty
    Coordinates: Academic Standing, Processes and procedures in the Advising office, curriculum management, Change of College, Dual Degree

Our commitment

Advising at the College of Liberal Arts (CLA) is an important component of the commitment to a quality undergraduate experience for students. The CLA Advising and Academic Services office is located in 310 Kirby Plaza. 

We work collaboratively with CLA faculty and coordinate many kinds of activities for current and prospective students. Our staff members enjoy working with students and are committed to providing them with accurate, timely and friendly service. New freshmen and new transfer students are assigned to a staff advisor from within this office and are later re-assigned to work with faculty in the discipline of their interest. This design is supported by research of the Intake Model for Academic Advising. CLA Advising helps you with your academic questions from orientation to graduation.