Undergraduate students in the Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University follow a two-tiered advising system. Please consult your departmental and college advisors regularly to ensure that academic requirements are met.
Major and minor advising
The department provides major and minor advising through our faculty or staff expertise. Contact your advisor to schedule an appointment.
- Arabic: Mustafa Mughazy
- Chinese: Xiaojun Wang
- Classics: Rand Johnson, David Kutzko
- French: Vincent Desroches, Viviane Ruellot, Cynthia Running-Johnson, Vivan Steemers
(new students: see Viviane Ruellot to be assigned an advisor)
- German: Peter Blickle, Olivia Gabor-Peirce
- Greek: Rand Johnson, David Kutzko
- Italian: Molly Lynde-Recchia
- Japanese: Jeffrey Angles (last name beginning with M through Z), Rika Saito (last name beginning with A through L)
- Russian: Molly Lynde-Recchia
University and general education advising
Meet with an advisor in your college for general education and University graduation requirements: