Frequently Asked Questions - Advising

All majors are strongly encouraged to have a faculty member in the Department as an adviser.

Please consult the website for more information on advising: We also encourage students to look at the faculty bios ( and to approach someone via email whose research and teaching interests overlap your own. To see a list of faculty office hours, please consult this site:

The Political Science department prefers that its majors have an adviser within the Department. However, in rare cases, exceptions have been made. In order to get approval for this, please make an appointment to meet with the DUS.