Advising

The mission of ECE Undergraduate Advising is to provide the advice, services, and resources needed for students to make informed decisions about their progress towards an Electrical and Computer Engineering degree. 

ECE ADVISING OFFICE

Location: EER 2.884
Phone: 512-471-1851
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm             
           Closed daily from 12-1pm  

 

Need a form? Check out our Forms page.  

Have general questions about our programs and procedures? Look over our FAQ page.

Still have questions? See below for information about advising. 


WALK-IN ADVISING

Advisors are available for quick questions during walk-in advising hours. Please view our calendar for current walk-in advising hours. Q-drops and other forms will only be signed during walk-in advising hours. Peer advisors are available to assist with quick questions and general advising from 8am-4pm daily. 

APPOINTMENTS 

For degree audit reviews, four-year planning, or other questions that require more time with an advisor, please schedule an appointment here. Prior to scheduling an appointment, consult the information below to review specific areas of focus for each advisor. 

NOTE: Faculty mentors are available for advising on topics such as technical elective suggestions, internships, career options, etc. A list of faculty mentors for each technical core area can be found here


ACADEMIC ADVISORS

 

 Dr. Veronica Vasquez, Ed.D., Associate Director

vvasquez@mail.utexas.edu

 

 

 

Sharon Bressette, Undergraduate Advisor/Coordinator

sbressette@mail.utexas.edu 

Contact for questions about tutoring services, minors (14-16 catalogs and earlier), pass/fail applications, degree audit overrides (other than Academic Enrichment), technical core course substitution forms, Data Sciences and Information Processing form, BSEE/MSE Integrated Program advising, and graduating student exit interviews.

 

 

Nikki Stinnette, M.A., Undergraduate Advisor

nlstinnette@austin.utexas.edu

Contact for questions about Move Forward Program advising, probation advising/advising bars, EE 125S Internship course, EE x60 research course registration, and Graduate Assistant programs.

 

 

 

Melissa Sellars, M.Ed.,Undergraduate Advisor

msellars@austin.utexas.edu

Contact for questions about study abroad/foreign exchange advising, prerequisites verification, Academic Enrichment, Software Engineering with Academic Enrichment form, Undergraduate Advisory Board, minors (16-18 catalogs and later) and new student populations.

 

 

 

Abigail Garza, Graduate Assistant

abigail.garza@austin.utexas.edu

Abigail Garza is the ECE Undergraduate Advising Office Graduate Assistant. She has earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in International Studies from Texas State University. She is currently a first-year Master’s student in the Educational Leadership and Policy program at the University of Texas at Austin.

Contact Abigail for questions regarding first-year ECE undergraduate students and Q drops.