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

Julie Thornberry: All Business Majors

John Buckner: Education, Sociology, Communication, Humanities and Undecided Majors

Alexandria (Ali) Crum: Psychology, Math and Science Majors, Exercise Science Majors, and Game Development Majors

Erin Smith: Athletic Academic Support Specialist
PE 204

Erin Zaleski: Athletic Academic Support Specialist
PE 203