Academic Advising

See this new academic major report for the state of Illinois. This tool contains useful data on how graduates from different majors are doing in the labor market: How much money are they earning? What industries are they working in? How much debt do they graduate with? What occupations are they likely to hold? Whether declaring an initial major, or switching majors, use this tool to better inform you of your choices!

Illinois Colege 2 career

Advisors for Freshmen & Sophomores

Academic advising Center

Cordell Reed Student Union Building 180

NOTE: Contact the advisor specific to your area of study indicated in parentheses().


Candy Bennett

Director of Academic Advising

(773) 995-4521


Success U & Business

Lawanda Joi Love

(773) 821-2885 

Psychology (Freshman - Seniors)

Constance Jackson - Upshaw

(773) 995-4542

Health Sciences, CMAT, English & Undecided

Chrystal Sanks

(773) 995-5018

College of Education

Ed. 111

Kevin Newell

(773) 995-2861

Criminal Justice, Philosophy

Political Sciences (Freshman - Seniors)

Catherine Smith

(773) 995-2823

Rise, Art & Design, Foreign Languages

General & Liberal Studies

Kendy Olaguez

(773) 995-2526

Sociology, African American Studies, History

Sara Oceguera

(773) 995-4518

Health Sciences, Biology & STEM

DoLisha Miller-Pleasant

(773) 995-2121

Music Department

HWH 331 (All Music Majors)

Juniors, Seniors & Graduates, consult the advisors below