The Department of History advisors at Western Michigan University work to support and enrich your academic experience by helping with curricular decisions and providing Joshua Koeniginformation and guidance on extracurricular options, career paths and post-graduate plans. The office is supervised by Mr. Joshua Koenig, director of undergraduate advising, with help from the undergraduate advising committee members.

History majors and minors

Undergraduate history majors and minors are strongly encouraged to make an appointment to see an adviser for all questions, general and specific.

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Advising hours for spring 2018 semester

Monday:       No Advising Hours

Tuesday:        9:00-12:00 (Walk In)                     Koenig

                          2:00-3:00 (By Appointment)     Berkhofer

Wednesday: 9:00-10:00 (By Appointment)   Brandão

                         10:00-12:00 (Walk In)                    Koenig

Thursday:    9:00-12:00 (Walk In)                      Koenig

                         3:00-4:00 (By Appointment)      Berto

Friday:           9:00-10:30 (By appointment only – no walk in) Koenig

While appointments are not required except on Friday, those with appointments will receive priority. 

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Advising Hours during Finals Week - Spring 2018  (Walk in - No Appt needed)

Tuesday April 24:          Noon - 4 p.m.

Wednesday April 25:    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Thursday April 26:         9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Advising Hours for Summer I 2018  (Walk in - No Appt needed)

 Tuesdays:           Noon - 4 p.m.

Wednesdays:    10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Thursdays:         Noon - 4 p.m.

Advising Hours for Summer II 2018  (Walk in - No Appt needed)

 Tuesdays:         12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Wednesdays:    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Thursdays:        12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

 You may send an email to Joshua Koenig if you have questions or concerns about your schedule.

Questions? Please direct your advising inquiries to Joshua Koenig.


  • Location: 4451 Friedmann Hall
  • Phone: (269) 387-4659