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Undergraduage Advising Contacts

  • Pre-majors, minors, and French majors (already declared)
    • Jen Sholtis
  • Information regarding major options, French study abroad (including pre-departure agreements), language placement questions

Jen Sholtis
Academic Adviser

Advising Roles

  • French major planning
  • French minor planning and declaration

Drop-in advising
Please use my drop-in hours (versus a half-hour appointment slot) for

  • minor information and declaration
  • audit substitutions
  • other issues that can be addressed in 10-15 minutes

 Drop-in hours*

  • Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays 10:30-12:00 p.m.


Please make an appointment if you need help with

  • your next semester schedule (language pre-majors and majors)
  • concurrent major planning (feasibility, courses needed)
  • academic difficulty
  • Faculty Senate petitions (retroactive withdrawal or registration, etc.)

You may schedule an appointment through the following website: http://www.la.psu.edu/advising-appt/

Note: You will need to set up your appointment at least two days in advance. When filling in an appointment request, please state your major/minor and the purpose of the appointment.

Heather McCoy
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Advising Roles

  •   orientation to various French major options
  •   declaration of French B.A. or B.S. major
  •   discussion of career opportunities
  •   study abroad advising for French major/minor
  •   pre-departure agreements
  •   course substitutions for abroad classes