Penn State Penn State: College of the Liberal Arts


Undergraduate 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: Dr. Heather McCoy

Jen Sholtis
Academic Adviser

Advising Roles

  • French major planning
  • French minor planning and declaration

SPRING 2022 DROP/ADD ADVISING, JANUARY 10-14 (M-F):9-11:30 AM AND 1:00-3:30 PM, Virtual OnlyGo to or click here to sign in and select major/minor
SPRING 2022 SEMESTER ADVISING, BEGINNING JANUARY 17:Drop-in Advising Mondays and Thursdays, 9:30-11 AM, Virtual Only (click here to sign in) All other times by appointment:Choice of in person (mask required) or virtual (click here to schedule) 

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  

Heather McCoy
Director of Undergraduate Studies


Drop-In Advising Wednesdays 9:00-10:00 on Zoom and Thursdays in-person 3:00-4:30 in 336N Burrowes