Academic Advising at Mays

The Undergraduate Advising Office (UAO) supports Mays Business School by advising and mentoring undergraduate business students. Staffed by a skilled group of academic advisors, the UAO acts on behalf of the Dean for undergraduate student academic matters and college and university requirements.

The UAO provides assistance to all Mays undergraduates for processes and requests, including the following.

  • Upper-level admission requirements and application to upper-level major
  • Curriculum updates for approved change of major requests
  • Curriculum updates for approved minor field of study and removal of minor field of study requests
  • Q-drop and student withdrawal
  • Preapproval to participate in study abroad programs, whether TAMU and non-TAMU
  • Petitions related to college and university policies, procedures and requirements
  • Referral to on-campus support services for academic and/or personal difficulties
  • Requests for change of major into Mays Business School (i.e., on campus change of major)

Lower-level Business and University Studies-Business Students

Lower-level business (BUAD) and University Studies-Business (USBU) students receive advising through the UAO academic advisors. Students are encouraged to meet regularly with an academic advisor. Although students are not assigned to specific advisors, they may request to meet with the advisor of their choice.

Appointments and Information

Advising by Drop-in: Available during the fall and spring semesters, 8:30-11:30 a.m. on Monday and Thursday. Students are seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

Advising by Appointment: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, except during scheduled drop-in advising. To make an appointment use the following link:

Make an appointment for advising with a Mays Undergraduate Advising academic advisor

Undergraduate Advising Academic Advisors (click on name to see a bio)

Undergraduate Advising Office Staff (click on name to see a bio)

Upper-Level Business Students

Upper-level business students (accounting, business honors, finance, management, management information systems, marketing, and supply chain management) receive academic advising from designated major advisors. Refer to the following list for upper-level major academic advisor contact information.


Business Honors



Management Information Systems


Supply Chain Management

Tips for Communicating with Advisors
UAO Contact Information