Undergraduate Advising

The OUSA staff is here and ready to help! Ask us a question or schedule an advising appointment.

Our offices are located on the garden/ground/lower level of the office building at 555 S. Forest. Enter our offices by going down the exterior stairwell. Our signage appears on our windows and doors.


PLEASE NOTE: Due to COVID-19, our advising staff is working remotely. The best way to contact them is:


Shannon Hennessey


Director of Undergraduate Student Affairs

555 S. Forest, Room 101
(734) 647-2696
Contact for: Questions/concerns about advising; administrative or procedural policy; referrals by another staff member; drop/add assistance; petition assistance; and notification of absence/illness. Liaisons with Kinesiology student organizations and provides leadership and long-term planning for the Office of Undergraduate Student Affairs.
Schedule an appointment  |  Ask Shannon a question

La'Joya Orr

Managing Director, Recruitment & Admissions
555 S. Forest, Room 112
(734) 647-2693
Contact for: New student recruitment, including cross-campus transfers, freshmen, and transfers; ambassadors; academic advising; degree audits. Coordinates scholarship programs and transfer student admissions.
Schedule an appointment  |  Ask La'Joya a question

 

Vanessa Barton


Global Engagement Coordinator/Academic Advisor

555 S. Forest, Room 104B
(734) 763-2625
Contact for: Outgoing and incoming study abroad; academic advising for Athletic Training, Health and Fitness, Movement Science, and Sport Management. Liaison with campus-wide global engagement efforts and member of the Pre-Health advising team.
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Julie Coval


Academic Advisor
555 S. Forest, Room 104A
(734) 763-2619
Advises new and continuing Kinesiology students.
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Amy Fredell


Career Development & Employer Relations Associate
555 S. Forest, Room 110
(734) 763-2563
Contact for: Career and internship services; annual Kinesiology career fair; and employer relations.

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Rebecca Krombeen


Academic Advisor
555 S. Forest, Room 114
(734) 763-2549
Contact for: Academic advising for Athletic Training, Health and Fitness, Movement Science, and Sport Management. OUSA liaison to Athletics, Health and Fitness program, and LSA Advising.  Member of the Pre-Health advising team.  Meets with prospective students as well as new and continuing Kinesiology students.
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Jen Oza


Academic Advisor
555 S. Forest, Room 113
(734) 764-4473
Coordinator of the Pre-Health advising team. Academic advising for Movement Science and Intraoperative Neuromonitoring (IONM). OUSA liaison to the Office of New Student Programs and the Movement Science program.
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DeWoyne White


Academic Advisor
555 S. Forest, Room 103
(734) 647-2697
Contact for: Academic advising for Sport Management program. Liaison to the Sport Management program and coordinates the degree audit process within the Office of Undergraduate Student Affairs.
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Molly Paberzs


Student Services Specialist 
555 S. Forest, Room 102
(734) 764-4472
Contact for: Class registration and transcript issues; university policy and procedure questions; and for general student affairs inquiries.
Schedule an appointment  |  Ask Molly a question