Advising in Nixson Hall
Attention all Nutrition and Speech Pathology and Audiology Majors: You are now able to make a scheduled advising appointment with a Professional Advisor in Nixson Hall.
Q: What day is my advisor in Nixson?
A: There will be an advisor every week in Nixson Hall based on the following schedule:
Jacob Roope (Speech Path & Audiology): Mondays 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Keya Jennings (Nutrition): Tuesdays 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Q: Where will the advisor be located?
A: The advisor will be in Room 107 during these specific times.
Q: What do I do when I arrive for my advising appointment?
A: Please check in at the reception desk in Nixson Hall- Rm 100.
If no one is there, please take a seat and someone will be with your shortly.
Q: How do I schedule an appointment with an advisor in Nixson Hall?
A: You will schedule your advising appointment the same way you do for advising appointments in White Hall. The only difference is that you will select the day/time that the advisor is located in Nixson Hall rather than White Hall.
1. Go to: www.kent.edu/advising and follow the links to ‘schedule an advising appointment’ for the College of Education, Health and Human Services.
2. After answering the questions, select your major from the drop-down menu.
3. When you see the list of available advising appointments, select the advisor and times listed above to get an appointment in Nixson Hall (the advisor’s name will also say Nixson Hall next to it).
4. Please note: appointments are scheduled out one week in advance. If you don’t see appointments available, continue to check back. If your advisor is available, new appointments may become available at midnight.
Q: What if I want to see an advisor in White Hall?
A: The advisors have appointments available in BOTH Nixson Hall and White Hall and you will be able to choose where you want the advising appointment. You do not have to always see your advisor in the same location.
Q: Can I come in for a walk-in in Nixson Hall?
A: No. Advising in Nixson Hall is by appointment ONLY. The advisors will have back to back advising appointments in Nixson and will not be able to accommodate walk-ins.
Q: What if I need a walk-in and it cannot wait until the next appointment?
A: You can still go to a walk-in in 304 White Hall with the professional advisors whenever they are scheduled. Please call (330) 672-2862 for walk-in hours or visit http://www.kent.edu/ehhs/services/voss/advising/how-to-meet-advisor.cfm
Q: What if I need to cancel my advising appointment?
A: You can either follow the link on your email confirmation for your appointment or you can call the Vacca Office of Student Services at (330) 672-2862 to cancel.
Q: What if I am late for my appointment?
A: The advisor will accommodate you as best as possible, without compromising the next scheduled advising appointment. If you arrive after half of the advising appointment has passed, you will be asked to reschedule.