Meet the staff

Advising appointments are required and must be scheduled online.

The only place to meet your advisor is on our Midtown Detroit campus. Current students may use the Advising Works system to schedule an appointment. Prospective or newly admitted students should call 313-577-2680 to make an advising appointment.

Contact us

Phone: 313-577-2680
Fax: 313-577-5020

General email: univadvising@wayne.edu

Locations and hours
Undergraduate Library, First Floor
Student Academic Success Services
Suite 1600
Detroit, MI 48202
Map

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.

During peak registration time (one week before classes start) the office offers walk in advising on a first come, first serve basis.

Meet our team

Cheryl Kollin, Director
c.kollin@wayne.edu
313-577-5821

Kate Bernas, Associate Director, Advisor Training Academy, Pre-Med and Health Science Center
c.bernas@wayne.edu
313-577-8212

Claressa Adams, Administrative Assistant III, Front Desk Supervisor
c.adams@wayne.edu
313-577-8890

Tyrone Austin, Academic Advisor IV
tyrone.austin@wayne.edu
313-577-3162
Advising Areas: Pre-Clinical Lab Science, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Occupational Therapy

Pynthia Caffee, Academic Services Officier IV
ae5396@wayne.edu
313-577-3150
Advising Areas: Exploratory

Anita Carter, Assistant Director, Pre-Med and Health Science Center
acarter@wayne.edu
313-577-3145
Advising Areas: Pre-Nursing

Douglas Peacock, Academic Services Officer II
gi9739@wayne.edu
313-577-3143
Advising Areas: Wayne Macomb Advantage

Arnelle Douglas, Academic Advisor IV
arnelle.douglas@wayne.edu
313-577-3159
Advising Areas: Pre-Mortuary Science, Pre-Radiation Technology Therapy, Pre-Radiological Technology, Pre-Law

Ruthie Flowers, Academic Services Officer I
ad4578@wayne.edu
313-577-3140
Advising Areas: Pre-Social Work, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Occupational Therapy

Laura Hetzler, Academic Advisor I, Pre-Med and Health Science Center
lhetzler@wayne.edu
313-577-3146
Advising Areas: Pre-Medicine, Pre-Physicians Assistant, Pre-Dental, Pre-Vet, Pre-Pathologist Assistant 

Amanda Horwitz, Academic Advisor I, Pre-Med and Health Science Center
fg8638@wayne.edu
313-577-9376
Advising Areas: Pre-Medicine, Pre-Physicians Assistant, Pre-Dental, Pre-Vet, Pre-Pathologist Assistant 

Desmond Mack, Academic Services Officer I, Pre-Med and Health Science Center
ef2085@wayne.edu
313-577-3160
Advising Areas: Pre-Medicine, Pre-Physicians Assistant, Pre-Dental, Pre-Vet, Pre-Pathologist Assistant, Pre-Nursing

Matthew McLain, Assistant Director of OMVAE
ag9201@wayne.edu
313-577-9180

Denise Thomas, University Counselor III
ac9970@wayne.edu
313-577-4753
Advising Areas: Veterans

Helen Wilson, Academic Advisor IV, Pre-Med and Health Science Center
ai5620@wayne.edu
313-577-3164
Advising Areas: Exploratory, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Physicians Assistant, Pre-Dental, Pre-Vet, Pre-Pathologist Assistant