Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Undergraduate Advising

Welcome to Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Advising! Undergraduate Staff Advisors are available during drop-in hours and by appointment; Peer Advisors are available during drop-in hours only (see below for availability).  For quick questions, send an email to NOTE: Please do not send advising related emails to staff or peer advisors directly; only email All advising hours are held in 2132 Bainer Hall. We look forward to assisting you with your academic advising needs!

Undergraduate Advisors

SU15_MAE_KistingPamela-1201 Pamela Kisting Undergraduate Program Coordinator 2132 Bainer Hall
Eveline Gibson Undergraduate and Graduate Program Assistant 2132 Bainer Hall

Peer Advisors

Riyaz Merchant Major: Mechanical Engineering (4th year) 2132 Bainer Hall
Reiko Yoshizawa Major: Mechanical Engineering (2nd year) 2132 Bainer Hall


Advising Hours

Fall Quarter (WEEKS 2-10) Drop-in Hours*
  • Monday: 1:00-4:00PM – Peer Advisor
  • Tuesday: 10:00AM-Noon – Peer Advisor | 1:30-4:00PM – Staff Advisor & Peer Advisor
  • Wednesday: 1:00-4:00PM – Peer Advisor (No Peer Advising 11/22)
  • Thursday: 10:00AM-Noon – Peer Advisor | 1:30-3:30PM – Staff Advisor (No Staff Advising 11/23, 11/30)
  • Friday: 1:00-3:00PM – Peer Advisor (No Peer Advising 11/24)

Fall Quarter FINALS Week Drop-in Hours*

  • Tuesday:  1:30-3:30PM – Staff Advisor
  • Thursday: 1:30-3:30PM – Staff Advisor
*Schedule is subject to change

Drop-in or Appointment Advising?

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*Holds will not be removed until week 2 of each quarter
**Holds will not be removed until week 2 of each quarter; an appointment is required for all third-year students or higher

Both drop-in and appointment advising are held in 2132 Bainer Hall

To make an appointment with an Undergraduate Staff Advisor, use the following appointment system:

Please review Frequently Asked Questions for answers to common questions before making an appointment or visiting drop-in hours.

The College of Engineering Undergraduate Office in 1050 Kemper Hall also has staff advisors available Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. & Friday 9 a.m. to noon to assist with:

  • Degree checks and certification
  • Options for managing academic difficulty
  • Dismissal appeals
  • Readmission
  • Transfer evaluation, credit, course equivalencies
  • Minimum progress
  • General education
  • Concurrent/Simultaneous enrollment
  • Withdrawal
  • Pre-graduate Advising