Academic Advising

The Carl H. Lindner College of Business has assigned advisors for all students admitted Lindner students.

Students in the following categories will need to visit the appropriate webpages or call the office at 513-556-7030 for information on processes:

  • If you are a non-Lindner College of Business student completing a business minor;
  • If you are a suspended student looking to be readmitted to the College;
  • If you are a former Lindner College of Business student looking to be readmitted to the College.

Note: Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS students are advised by dedicated staff members in the Honors Office who can be reached at 513-556-4891.

Location and Office Hours

Location

Undergraduate Programs Office
Carl H. Lindner Hall, First Floor
2906 Woodside Drive
513-556-7030

If entering from the doors near Campus Green Drive Parking Garage:

  • Proceed up the stairs to the first floor
  • Take a left towards the round, red, seat cubicles
  • Go through the glass doors and check in at the front desk

If entering from the doors near Main Street:

  • Head toward the elevator bank and up the three stairs
  • Take a right towards the round, red, seat cubicles
  • Go through the glass doors and check in at the front desk

Office Hours

Fall 2021 Semester

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Make an Appointment

Refer to the Appointments page for more information on scheduling an advising appointment.

Meet the Advisors

Headshot of Shari Coffey

Shari Coffey

Director, Undergraduate Programs

MA in Communication Studies

Bowling Green State University

Ask me about: my pandemic puppy, books, or my former life as a newspaper reporter

Headshot of Pierre James

Pierre James

Director, First Year Experience and Retention

M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration

University of Akron

Ask me about: what book I'm reading or just finished, sports, that time I took an infinity stone from Thanos, when I taught Yoda how to use the force, or that time that I had lunch with Groot and had to order for him.

Headshot of Jennifer Lewis

Jennifer Lewis

Associate Director

M.Ed in College Student Affairs Leadership

Grand Valley State University

Ask me about: my favorite places to travel internationally and in the U.S., my kids, and what's for dinner?

Headshot of Michael Rowland

Michael Rowland

Assistant Director/Senior Academic Advisor

MS in Marketing

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Ask me about: my cat, Toni Montana, my preferences in movies, and sports

Headshot of Lauren Thomas

Lauren Thomas

Assistant Director

M.Ed. in Student Affairs in Higher Education

Marquette University

Ask me about: what podcasts I listen to, favorite shows or movies to binge, opinion on who is the best villain of all time, or my nephew Clay and why he's the best

Headshot of Rachel Parks

Rachel Parks

Senior Academic Advisor

MA in Higher Education Administration

University of Louisville

Ask me about: the best true crime podcasts, what's happening on any season of the Real Housewives, and my dog, Darby.

Headshot of Chris Stone

Chris Stone

Senior Academic Advisor

BS in Criminal Justice

University of Cincinnati

Ask me about: sports, books I'm reading, or pets

Headshot of Sarah Jernigan

Sarah Jernigan

Senior Academic Advisor

ABD in Educational Studies

University of Cincinnati

Ask me about: what I'm currently jammin' to on Spotify, best travel destinations, and the coolest campus brunch spots

Headshot of Brittany Fishburn

Brittany Fishburn

Senior Academic Advisor

MS in Education in College Student Personnel

University of Dayton

Ask me about: the importance of prioritizing mental health; staying active, especially through volleyball, hiking and boating; what games I would bring to a game night

Headshot of Olivia Cameron

Olivia Cameron

Academic Advisor

M.Ed. in Educational Leadership

University of Cincinnati

Ask me about: my golden retriever, Joey, or my two cats, Monica and Phoebe, the Disney College Program (DCP Alum 2012), and anything related to Star Wars or the MCU

Headshot of Jaymee Smiddie

Jaymee Smiddie

Academic Advisor

MS in Student Affairs in Higher Education

Miami University

Ask me about: Cincinnati sports (UC, Reds, Bengals, FC Cincinnati, Cincinnati Cyclones), my cat, Rory, and what book I'm reading this week

Headshot of Zach Jung

Zach Jung

Academic Advisor

MAT in Composition

Miami University

Ask me about: my experience as an NCAA college mascot, when I lived and worked on Mackinac Island, and my unhealthy obsession with all things literature and theatre