Welcome to Undergraduate Academic Advisement at UCO
Helping students learn so that they may become productive, creative, ethical, engaged citizens and leaders.
As Academic Advisors, we are here to support you throughout your time at Central. We are available for guidance and planning in order to help you successfully meet all your degree requirements. It is critical to your success to see us early and prior to enrollment. We love when you come see us! You need to be aware of policies, prerequisites, and curriculum requirements and changes and how you may be affected by them so that nothing gets in your way of walking across the graduation stage. We are here to help you navigate through your degree, select courses, and also to connect you with the appropriate resources on campus to ensure your success. We look forward to working with you!
To schedule a time to meet with your advisor, visit our Advising Appointments page.
Meet Your Advisor
Freshman Advisors (located in NUC 121)
For new incoming Freshmen and students with under 30 earned hours.
College of Fine Arts and Design (located in NUC 121)
Pam Platz - Studio Art, Art History, Art Education, Dance, Dance Education, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Music Theatre, Percussion Performance, Piano Performance, String Performance, Vocal Performance, Wind Performance, Music Education (Instrumental, Vocal), Theatre Arts (Design & Technology, Performance), & Theatre/Communication Education
College of Business (located in BUS 108)
Stephani Cochran - Finance, Finance - Insurance & Risk Management, Management, Human Resource Management, & PGA Golf Management
Jeremy Corley - Business Administration (General, International Business, Legal Studies), Economics, & Energy Economics
Joan Caldwell - Accounting & CPA
Brad Griffith - Information and Operations Management (Management Information Systems, Operations & Supply Chain Management), Marketing, & Marketing - Professional Selling
College of Education & Professional Studies (located in NUC 121)
Reggie Jordan - Community Health, Kinesiology (Exercise/Fitness Management, Recreation Management), & Physical Education/Health
Tami Clavin - Career & Technology Education (Allied Health, Business & Information Technology/Marketing, Family & Consumer Science, Trade & Industrial Education), Speech/Language Pathology, Industrial Safety, & General Studies
Niccole Miller - Family Life Education (Child Development, Marriage & Family, Gerontology), Fashion Marketing, Nutrition Dietetics & Food Management, & Psychology
Maegan Ballard - Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, & Special Education (Mild-Moderate Disabilities, Severe-Profound/Multiple Disabilities)
Glenda Todd - Organizational Leadership
Heather Peck (located in COM 103A) - Mass Communication (Brand Advertising, Broadcasting, Interpersonal Communication, Journalism, Organizational Communication, Photographic Arts, Public Relations) & Technology Application Studies (BAT) for non-ACM students with AAS degrees only
Jenna Mercer (located in COM 103) - Mass Communication (Brand Advertising, Broadcasting, Interpersonal Communication, Journalism, Organizational Communication, Photographic Arts, Public Relations)
Lindsay Eckert (located in LAR 125) - Applied Liberal Arts, Geography, History (General, Museum Studies), History Education, Humanities, Philosophy, Political Science, & Political Science - Public Administration
Jeannine Nyangira (located in LAR 125) - English, English - Creative Writing, English Education, Sociology, Sociology - Human Services, & Sociology - Substance Abuse Studies
Kyle Foster (located in LAR 125) - Criminal Justice (General, Corrections, Police), Modern Language (French, German, Spanish), & Modern Language Education (French, German, Spanish)
Brenda Brent (located at the ACM in Downtown OKC) - Technology Application Studies (BAT) for ACM students with AAS degrees only
College of Mathematics & Science (located in NUC 121)
Ashley Weingart - Nursing
Matt Cherry - Actuarial Science, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science - Applied, Computer Science - Information Science, Engineering Physics, Engineering Physics - Electrical Systems, Engineering Physics - Mechanical Systems, Funeral Service, Mathematics, Mathematics - Applied, Mathematics - Statistics, Mathematics Education, & Indistrial Safety
Stacey Steinmetz - Biology, Chemistry, Chemistry ACS Certified, Chemistry Health Sciences, Clinical Lab Science/Med Tech, Science Education (Biology, Chemistry, General, Physical Science, Physics), & Pre-Professional Programs (Pre-Chiropractic, Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Physician's Assistant, Pre-Radiology, Pre-Veterinary Medicine)
Interdisciplinary Studies (Forensic Science)
Students working on concurrent degrees in Forensic Science will meet with the Academic Advisor of their primary major and are encouraged to meet with the Program Coordinator of the Forensic Science Institute, Cait Porterfield. Students pursuing a second bachelor's degree in Forensic Science will work directly with Cait Porterfield, located in FSI 124.