Out of the classroom into the marketplace.

Our team of advisors helps guide you throughout your time at ILLINOIS. We share our knowledge and expertise to help launch you into the real world.

College of Business Forms

Before choosing a major

Freshmen and sophomore business students who have not declared a major will be advised by Teresa D’Urso, Director of Advising (, and her exceptional team of Peer Advisors. Arrange an appointment with Teresa D’Urso here. Please note that Teresa only advises current College of Business students. If you have questions related to transferring into the College of Business, please view our admissions website and/or arrange a meeting with your academic adviser in your current college/division.

Peer Advisors can help answer a wide variety of questions, including registration and scheduling questions. Peer Advisors are available for drop-in advising Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm in 1041 BIF.

After choosing a major

Students are assigned an advisor based on their major. If a student changes their major, their advisor will change accordingly.


To arrange an appointment, please click here.

Sue Thomas (A–E), (
2046 Business Instructional Facility (BIF)

Melinda Ohlsson (F–O), (
2048 Business Instructional Facility (BIF)

Ashley Lamb (P-Z), (
1045 Business Instructional Facility (BIF)

Business Administration:

To arrange an appointment, please click here. Students may meet with either advisor.

Jeff Headtke, (
Nicole Turner, (

1055 Business Instructional Facility (BIF) / 217-333-2740


To arrange an appointment, please click here. Students may meet with either advisor.

Nicole Del Mastro Jeffery, (
Tim Flanagin, (

1055 Business Instructional Facility (BIF) / 217-333-2740

James Scholars and Business Honors Students:

Business Honors Students and James Scholars are advised by Meghan Hazen, ( Assistant Dean for Advising and Registration. Declared majors are encouraged to also meet with their major advisor. To arrange an appointment with Meghan Hazen, please click here.

Business Advising

1055 Business Instructional Facility
515 East Gregory Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
Advising: (217) 333-2740
Fax: (217) 244-9992
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