Advising Resources

Advisors in the Department of Plant Sciences are committed to providing the highest level of attention and quality. Our goal is to foster communication and establish a personal connection between students and their advisors.

Campus Resources:

Department Resources:

Advisor for Biotechnology and Plant Sciences: Colby Smith

Advisor for International Agricultural Development: Angie Nguyen

Advisor for Environmental Horticulture and Urban Forestry and Ecological Management and Restoration: Colby Smith (interim)

Peer Advising Services:

Make an appointment with the peer advisors at: (Select ‘Department of Plant Sciences’)

Email the peer advisors

Peer advisors can help you with:

  • Major/minor course planning
  • Course prerequisites
  • Faculty expectations
  • Classes and options for study in the major
  • Careers and graduate programs
  • Major-related clubs and organizations
  • Departmental procedures and policies
  • Internships and summer job opportunities

Note: Peer advisors do not work with students in the Environmental Horticulture & Urban Forestry major. If you are an EHUF major please see your staff or faculty advisors for guidance.