The Office of Undergraduate Student Affairs (OUSA) advises Kinesiology's current and prospective undergraduate students on matters relating to admissions, orientation, registration, curriculum, global engagement, internships, career planning, and graduate school preparation. OUSA can also provide referrals for guidance and counseling, health issues and disabilities, financial concerns, and more.
The OUSA staff is here and ready to help! We strive to present a one-stop, student-friendly environment designed to meet all student needs. Ask us a question or schedule an advising appointment.
Our offices are located on the second floor of the School of Kinesiology Building in Suite 2300 (Student Affairs).
Our advising staff is working remotely a few days a week. The best way to contact them is:
- Scheduling an appointment at myadvising.lsa.umich.edu/appointments/offices/KINES, or
- Submit a question to one of the advising staff listed below by emailing them directly.
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.
Contact for: New student recruitment, including cross-campus transfers, first-year, and transfers; ambassadors; academic advising; degree audits. Coordinates scholarship programs and transfer student admissions.
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.
Contact for: Outgoing and incoming study abroad; liaison with campus-wide global engagement efforts; and assist student organizations and Kinesiology faculty with domestic and international program planning.
Contact for: Prospective student counseling including first year, external transfer, and cross campus transfer applicants. Academic advising for all undergraduate Kinesiology majors and pre-health students. OUSA liaison to Athletics, the Applied Exercise Science program, and LSA Advising.
Contact for: Individual counseling work with students, and consultation with faculty, staff, and students. Occasional educational programs tailored specifically for Kinesiology students.