Office of Student Services

Phone: 206-543-7834
Location: 206 Miller

The Office of Student Services is here to help you throughout your time in the College of Education. From navigating the application process to academic advising to connecting you with other UW services, we are ready to support your success.

Our office is located in 206 Miller Hall and is usually open Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, unless stated otherwise. We are currently operating on our summer hours so please see below for our in-person availability. Online appointments and meetings can occur outside these hours -- check with specific advisers or staff to find out their availability.

Summer Hours: (June 14th - September 11th)

  • Open: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Closed: Fridays

During this time, we will still be reachable via phone at (206) 543-7834 or email at during our regular hours. We will return back to our regular hours on September 12th.

Our office is also closed according to the UW holiday calendar as well. Please see the following dates of our office closures for the rest of the 2024 year.

Independence Day7/4/24Thursday
Labor Day9/2/24Monday
Veterans Day11/11/24Monday
Thanksgiving Day11/28/24Thursday
Native American Heritage Day11/29/24Friday
Christmas Day12/25/24Wednesday

How can we help?

Our staff provides support with a range of issues and questions, including (but not limited to) those listed below.  Please contact us for assistance!

  • Advising and student support 
  • Application/admission questions
  • Degree completion steps, deadlines and requirements
  • Forms for UW, College of Education and Graduate School processes and procedures
  • Graduation final steps, deadlines and logistics
  • Maintaining student records
  • Petition information and processes
  • Professional and career development
  • Providing a safe space for students to share concerns
  • Referrals to other College and UW resources/offices
  • Resolving unique or difficult situations
Undergraduate services
  • Formal academic advising for undergraduate majors
  • Transferring coursework from other colleges and universities
  • UW general education requirements
Graduate services
  • Faculty advisors and committees
  • Funding questions (e.g. College scholarships and RA/TA positions)
  • Master’s degree exam registration and general information
  • On-leave status questions and forms
  • Transferring or applying previous coursework
  • Graduate student support advising 
Our Mission & Vision


The Office of Student Services supports prospective and current students to accomplish their academic and professional goals.  

Our commitment is to: 

  • Foster an inclusive educational community 
  • Promote learning within and beyond the classroom
  • Challenge personal, institutional, and systemic barriers
  • Build on the strengths of our students, communities, and programs


We will be a leader in advocating with and for students as they achieve their educational goals. Our graduates will create and promote justice and equity in communities and educational systems.



Name Position Email
Ayodeji, Ruth O. Experiential Learning Coordinator
Baires-Ramirez, Alejandra Lead Admissions & Outreach Adviser
Calisto, Kate Associate Director of Academic Planning and Curriculum Management
Campbell, Jenni Assistant Director of Academic & Student Services, Early Care & Education
Concepcion, Ramon Assistant Director for Undergraduate Academic and Student Services
Flaten, Brooke Director of Program Marketing
Haxton, Rosa Program Coordinator
Howell, Martin T Assistant Dean for Academic & Student Affairs
Kelly, Elizabeth Recruitment and Support Specialist, Teacher Education
Khan, Waleed Academic Adviser
Koehler, Alec Lead Academic Adviser
Lemire, Camille Undergraduate Programs Manager
Lo, Summer Student Services Manager
Love, Christian Associate Director for Graduate Academic & Student Services
Mehta, Pragya Program Marketing Specialist
Mendoza Chui, Kayla Community Partner Liaison
Nielsen, Michael Assistant Director, Certification Management & Enrollment Support
Scott, Keeyon Lead Academic Adviser
Sweeney, Gwen Teacher Candidate Retention and Support Specialist
Visperas, Crystal Graduate Admissions, Enrollment, and Student Support Adviser
Wetterhahn, Paula Director of Admissions & Enrollment
Wittke, Bridget Program Coordinator