Academic Advising

Gregory HallOur mission is to support history students in meeting their academic and professional goals. We want to point you to exciting opportunities, invite you to grow intellectually, encourage you to prepare for life after college, and help you stay on track for graduation.

Schedule an Appointment

Please use the online scheduler to make an appointment with Wendy or Prof. Hertzman. Choose “History Advising” in the drop-down menu. Email Wendy if you don't see a time that works for you.

Express Hours

Express Hours are Monday through Friday, 2-3pm during fall and spring semesters. There is no express advising in the summer.  Express hours are 10 minute meetings for quick questions, DARS adjustments, and signing forms.

Which Advisor?

Ask Wendy general questions about the history major or history courses:

  • Declaring a history major
  • Declaring a history minor
  • Credit/no-credit forms
  • Inquiries about the social studies secondary education minor
  • Study Abroad history course approval

Ask the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Advisors in 2002 Lincoln Hall questions about:

  • A hold on your registration
  • Residency requirements
  • General Education requirements
  • Language requirements

Ask Prof. Marc Hertzman questions about:

  • The History Honors Program
  • Pursuing a PhD in History
Wendy Mathewson
Wendy Mathewson

Wendy Mathewson, Academic Advisor
Office: 305B Gregory Hall
Phone: 217.265.9819

Please make an appointment using the online scheduler.


Marc Hertzman
Prof. Marc Hertzman

Marc Hertzman, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Assistant Professor
Office 446E Gregory Hall
Office Hours: By Appointment Only.

Please make an appointment using the online scheduler.