College of Arts and Sciences Advising Team

Congratulations Class of 2022! You will soon be hearing from the First-Year Advising Team about your next steps. Please make sure to activate your AU e-mail account to receive the most up-to-date information.


Please make an appointment with the Academic Advisor that corresponds with your major. If you are majoring in Anthropology or Sociology, you will temporarily work with Laura Nitzberg. If you are majoring in Economics, you will temporarily work with Darian Mitchell.


Drop-in advising: Tuesday/Thursday 2-4 PM.

Darian Mitchell

Drop-in hours: T, TH 2-4 PM
Biology, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Environmental Science/Studies, Neuroscience, Economics

Ryan Cassidy

World Language and Cultures Program Advisor

For appointments please go directly to Gray Hall room 101.

Laura Nitzberg

Drop-in hours: T, Th 2-4pm
African American and African Diaspora, American Studies, Arab World Studies, Asian Studies, History, Jewish Studies, Literature (students starting fall 2018), Philosophy, Religion, Women’s Gender, Sexuality Studies,

Dr. Lynne Arneson

Premedical Programs advisor
Location- Hurst 114

Julia Marrone

Drop-in Hours: T, TH 2-4 PM
Computer Science, Mathematics,
Math & Economics, Physics, Psychology, Statistics

Note: Students interested in a major or minor in Economics should see Darian Mitchell.

Benjamin Berg

Drop-in Hours: T, TH 2-4 PM
Art History, Audio, Technology/Production, Dance, Education, Graphic Design, Music, Musical Theatre, Studio Art, Theatre, Undecided Students

Valerie Rauenzahn

Drop-in hours: T, TH 2-4 PM
Health Promotion, Literature (for students starting prior to fall 2018), Public Health