At Walsh University, the purpose of advising is to assist students in the development of their academic program, explain students' rights and options within the Walsh Community, and educate students in their advisee responsibilities. Advisors work with advisees to achieve academic excellence by fostering critical thinking, effective communication, and growth opportunities.

Professional advisors are assigned by major.

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Director of Professional Academic Advising

Vanessa Freiman 


Professional Academic Advisors

Ellen Kutz: Pre-Nursing Majors

Jenna Shatrich: Sciences and Mathematics Majors (excluding Pre-Engineering), Education Majors 

Bradyn Shively: Social and Behavioral and Health Sciences (this includes Exercise Science), Undecided, All Pre-Engineering Majors

Julie Thornberry: All Business Majors, Language, Communication and Humanities Majors

Andrew Baloun: Athletic Advisor
PE 254

Erin Zaleski: Athletic Advisor
PE 203