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Human Biology Advising Information

Fall 2021 Biology Advising Update » 

Please note: The Undergraduate Biology Program’s office (2045 Haworth) and College Advising and Student Services’ office (109 Strong Hall) are closed to student traffic until further notice. Please either use Jayhawk GPS or your advisor’s office phone number (listed below) to schedule an appointment. Your appointment will either take place via the online video platform, Zoom, or by phone.

Biology Advising Information

Students who have officially declared a human biology major should meet regularly with a human biology advisor, ideally once a semester.  Exploring students who go to the Undergraduate Advising Center (UAC) for advising also are invited to meet with a human biology advisor, particularly to draft a degree completion plan and to discuss major course details and career options. 

How to Make an Advising Appointment

Our team of advisors can help you understand the human biology major, your KU Core requirements, and assist you in selecting courses to complete your degree. Our advisors can also direct you to campus resources and offices to help you succeed at KU.  

To determine your assigned advisor, please login to Jayhawk GPS. You can view information on how to schedule an appointment on the Jayhawk GPS Student Resources page


For Advising Appointments with Annie, Erin or Stephen:

To schedule an appointment, you may: 1) log in to Jayhawk GPS at or 2) call (785)864-3500 8am-5pm Monday-Friday or 3) visit 109 Strong Hall.

Annie Bigby

Erin Kelley-Garrison

Stephen McNamara

For Advising Appointments with Kayla, Lauren and Lindsey:

To schedule an appointment, you may: 1) log in to Jayhawk GPS at or 2) call (785) 864-4301 8am-5pm Monday-Friday or 3) visit 2045 Haworth Hall.

Kayla Garza

Lauren Spain

Lindsey Deaver

Students who have been meeting with a faculty advisor may continue doing so. However, you are always welcome to meet with your assigned advisor. Your assigned advisor will also appear within your myKU Portal.

General advising information

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