Academic, major and career advising for Western Michigan University business students are critical components in progressing toward graduation. Faculty members offer guidance on any questions regarding specific fields while academic advisors ensure you fulfill all of the requirements for graduation. Career advisors offer support in exploring majors and career paths and provide resources for launching careers.


Faculty members are available for advising about major and minor programs, course selection, academic goals and career goals. They hold advising hours specifically for this purpose. If you have any questions about your major or career, use the advising hours below to meet with a faculty advisor.

Fall 2017

Dr. Frank Gambino, Tuesday and Thursday 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Dr. Duke Leingpibul, Tuesday and Thursday 11 a.m. to noon and 2 to 3 p.m.
Mr. Robert Samples, Tuesday and Thursday 2 to 3:15 p.m.
Dr. Marcel Zondag, Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Students should visit an academic advisor in the Office of Advising and Admissions, 2350 Schneider Hall, each semester to ensure they are fulfilling requirements and making progress toward graduation. If you have any questions about your program, contact the Office of Advising and Admissions or schedule an appointment by calling (269) 387-5075.


The Haworth College of Business Career Center, located in 3020 Schneider Hall, facilitates career exploration and professional development through innovative programming and advising, empowering students to launch satisfying business careers.


Students thinking about transferring to the Haworth College of Business should review the transfer guides for their community college and contact transfer advisor Paul Hildenbrand. Email Paul Hildenbrand or call (269) 387-5075.