Undergraduate advising

The Mike Ilitch School of Business Frederick Hessler Student Success Center is available to help current and prospective undergraduate students navigate their road to success. We are located in suite 101 at 2771 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48201. Map.

Our advisors offer a variety of services to students, including setting goals, developing four-year plans, creating personalized academic plans, processing registration and override requests, and handling hold releases. Additionally, advisors are available to:

  • Discuss admission procedures for undergraduate programs
  • Process academic plans for admitted undergraduate students
  • Meet with current students throughout their academic careers
  • Meet with prospective students to analyze and explain transfer credits
  • Advise prospective and current students interested in majoring or minoring in the Ilitch School
  • Explain and interpret Ilitch School and university policies and procedures
  • Assist students with the Student Academic Progress appeal process through financial aid

Hours and locations

Mike Ilitch School of Business
2771 Woodward Ave., Suite 101
Detroit, MI 48201

  • Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Jeffress Center at Schoolcraft College
39201 W Seven Mile Rd., 3rd Floor
Livonia, MI 48152

  • 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on the following dates (fall 2021):
    • September 16, 23, 30
    • October 7, 14, 21, 28
    • November 11, 18
    • December 2, 9, 16

Prospective students

Prospective Ilitch School students may call 313-577-4505 or 313-577-4510 to set up an in-person appointment at our Schoolcraft location or schedule a Zoom appointment with an Ilitch School advisor.

Current students

Scheduling in-person or virtual appointments

Current Wayne State students have the option of meeting with an advisor virtually or in person. You can schedule your appointment online or by calling our office at 313-577-4505 or 313-577-4510. Please review COVID-19 Health and Safety guidelines for being on campus.

Walk-in advising - Tuesdays only

  • In-person walk-in advising hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (must be checked in by 4:30 p.m.)
  • Virtual walk-in advising hours: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (must be signed in by 5:30 p.m.)
  • Zoom meeting URL
  • Meeting ID: 954 8515 1426
  • Passcode: 648453

Contact us

Phone: 313-577-4505 or 313-577-4510
Toll-free: 800-910-EARN (3276)

General email: businessinfo@wayne.edu

Emails by major

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Meet our team 

Assistant Dean of Student Services

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Linda Zaddach
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Accounting (ACC), Finance (FIN), and Information Systems Management (ISM) advisors

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Heather Laskos
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Mary Zinser
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Bianca Harris
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Selvana Evans
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Global Supply Chain Management (GSC), Management (MGT), and Marketing (MKT) advisors 

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Janet Mick
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Selvana Evans
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Patricia Michno
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Louise Moceri
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Brandi Walthall-Johnson
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Law Minor

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Selvana Evans
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Entrepreneurship and Innovation (EI) advisors

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Bianca Harris
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