Academic Advising Appointments

Please call 815-753-1891 to make an appointment with your undergraduate advisor located in Wirtz Hall 227.

Not sure if this is the right advising office? See the program list below or give us a call at 815-753-1891.

If you have a quick advising question, email us at chhs@niu.edu or stop in during our walk-in hours.

Here To Help You

Undergraduate academic advisors in the college office assist many CHHS majors and all minors. We also work with current students who are exploring majors and with prospective students looking to learn more about a program of interest.

We are the primary academic advisors for:

  • Communicative Disorders: all students
  • Fashion Merchandising: all students
  • Health Sciences/intended Nursing and Medical Lab Sciences: all students
  • Health Sciences/Pre-Physical Therapy: all students
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management: all students
  • Human Development and Family Sciences (CD, FID, FSS): all students
  • Nursing: all students
  • Nutrition, Dietetics and Wellness: all Students
  • Public Health: freshmen and sophomores
  • Rehabilitation and Disability Services: all students
  • Undecided Health and Human Sciences: all students
  • Minors in CHHS: all students

Students who are not primarily advised by CHHS advisors are:

  • Medical Laboratory Science – all declared majors
  • Nursing: all students
  • Public Health - juniors and seniors

For more information on advising for those not primarily advised by CHHS advisors, see Academic Program Advising.