Current UMBC Students

You can use one of the convenient links below to schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor.  While all of our advisors are able to assist Exploratory students, some do have specific areas of expertise.  Take note of any special considerations below and on their booking page.  Advisors will conduct their appointments in person and virtually. Students may choose their method of appointment when accessing the advisors calendar.  Contact our office at if you have questions about scheduling.

Click here for Appointments related to Major Exploration, Academic Difficulty, and/or General Academic Questions

 General Advising Appointment Calendar

Prospective/Admitted UMBC Students

Admitted students should register for their Orientation Advising Day via  Once you sign up for your day, you will be contacted by Undergraduate Admissions & Orientation to complete your online orientation program and will then be able to meet with your Academic Advisor to register for classes.  Contact our office at if you have questions about scheduling.

Appointment Links

Monique Ransom 

Specializing in Pre-Pharmacy

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Kelly Simer

Specializing in Pre-Nursing

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Kelly Fanning

Specializing in Pre-Physical Therapy & First-Year Experience

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Ericka  Thompson

Specializing in Pre-Occupational Therapy & Pre-Physician Assistant

Appointment Link

Deanna Cerquetti

Specializing in Pre-Dental Hygiene and Visual Arts without Milestone

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Laszlo Korossy

Specializing in Political Science, Pre-Law & Public Policy

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Desiree Sterling

Specializing in Pre-Transfer Advising

Appointment Link