College of Education & Human Development Advising

Education Advising and Student Services
Porter Education Building, Room 140 | Map
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Advising Requirements

The College of Education and Human Development requires the following students to be advised:

Graduate Students:

  • Graduate Students contact faculty advisor. Advising is not required if a program is on file and all admission credentials have been received. If you receive a message on the web that informs you that you need to be advised, call (502) 852-5597 for assistance.

Undergraduate Students:

  • Students who have earned less than 24 credit hours, students on academic probation, and new transfer students are required to be advised. Please contact Education Advising and Student Services at (502) 852-5597 to schedule an advising appointment.

While sophomore students (between 30-59 earned hours) are not required to be advised, it is strongly encouraged. Junior and senior students typically meet with their assigned faculty advisor in the major department.

Advising Availability

Office hours are 8:30 am-5:00 pm. To schedule an advising appointment, call the Education Advising and Student Services Center at 502.852.5597 or stop by the office located in the Education Building, Room 140.

If you just have a quick question, stop by the office to speak with the academic advisor on-call or send an e-mail to Please allow 48 hours for a response to e-mail inquiries.

Who Is My Advisor?

Each member of the advising staff has a particular program focus. All advisors are committed to your academic success.

Middle and Secondary Education

Julie Stout

Julie Thum
Director of Undergraduate Student Services
Education Building, Room 140
(502) 852-2998


Elementary Teacher Education

Justin Crenshaw
Academic Counselor
Education Building, Room 140
(502) 852-3211


Health & Sport Sciences

 Eric Wright
Academic Counselor, Sr
Education Building, Room 140
(502) 852-5597


Organizational Leadership & Learning Program

Amber Roberts
Academic Counselor, Organizational Leadership and Learning
Education Building, Room 140
(502) 852-3204


Saundra Kimberlain
Academic Counselor, Sr.
Organizational Leadership and Learning - Healthcare Leadership
Education Building, Room 140
(502) 852-5597

Graduate Student Services

Betty Hampton
Betty Hampton
Director, Graduate Student Services
Education Building, Room 140
(502) 852-0411


Dean for Student Services

Margaret PentecostMargaret Pentecost
Assistant Dean for Student Services
Education Building, Room 140
(502) 852-5597