Newly admitted students in the School of Public Affairs and Administration at Western Michigan University need to see an advisor before starting a program.
Undergraduate students should contact Janice Maatman.
Master of Public Administration
Battle Creek appointments are handled through the Kendall Center at (269) 965-5380.
Lansing appointments are handled through the Lansing Community College University Center at (517) 483-9728.
Kalamazoo appointments are handled through the School of Public Affairs and Administration at (269) 387-8930. Advisors for fall 2015 are Dr. Minerva Cruz and Dr. Udaya Wagle. All scheduled advising dates will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. in half-hour increments.
- Dr. Cruz: October 15 and 29; November 12; and December 10
- Dr. Wagle: October 6 and 20; November 3 and 17; and December 1 and 15
If you foresee the need for a leave of absence, to extend your time to complete the degree, or to discuss strategies for success, please see an advisor. Graduate coursework coupled with a full-time job can be difficult.
Doctor of Philosophy
Doctoral students should contact Dr. Matthew Mingus.