Academic Advising

Meeting with an Academic Advisor is the key to success!

The Kent State Geauga and Twinsburg Academic Center advising team is ready to help you. Appointments can be scheduled by visiting Kent's Advising website. Select Kent State Geauga and Twinsburg Academic Center from the drop-down.

Required Advising

  • Freshmen and Sophomores are required to meet with an advisor every semester to schedule classes. Students will not be able to register for classes if they do not meet with an advisor.
  • New students must be admitted and have taken any required placement tests before meeting with an advisor. For more information, visit our Newly Admitted Students page. 
  • College Credit Plus (CCP) students need to request an appointment with Kellie Jones-Cochran or Matt Fink. For more information, visit our CCP page.
  • Students interested in the Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) must attend an information session before meeting with an advisor. For more information, visit our Nursing ADN page.


College/Area of Concentration


  • AS/AA Degrees
  • Aeronautics and Engineering
  • College Credit Plus (CCP)
  • College of the Arts and Sciences (except for Computer Science and Psychology)
  • College of Architecture & Environmental Design
  • College of Education, Health, and Human Services
  • Criminology and Justice Studies
  • Psychology

Matt Fink

  • Allied Health Programs
  • Associate of Applied Science in Nursing (ADN)
  • AS/AA Degrees
  • College of the Arts
  • Communication and Information
  • Integrative Studies
  • Public Health
  • Technical and Applied Studies (ATS and BTAS)

Courtney Miller

  • AS/AA Degrees
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Pre-BSN
  • College Credit Plus (CCP)
  • College of Business Administration - including Business Associate Degrees (Accounting Technology and Business Management Technology)
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology
  • Office Technology

Kellie Jones-Cochran

  • AS/AA Degrees
  • Career Advising
  • Exploratory

Stacey Tiburski