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CGIS Express Advising

Welcome to Express Advising! On this page, you can access your study abroad advisor during virtuall open advising. If you're not sure who your advisor is, take a look at each of the advisors portfolio to see which countries they advise on. Make sure you take a look at the open advising hours for each advisor. Please keep in mind that they'll only be available during those times for express advising. Students can still schedule an advising appointment via email (cgis@umich.edu) or via the appointment link that was sent to you after you attended a First Step Session. Once you're ready to meet with an advisor, click on "Join on Zoom." Make sure that you're signed in with your U-M account as only accounts that are University of Michigan authenticated will be able to access our advisors. For more information on registering your U-M account, click here. Once you've joined the zoom session, you will be placed in a waiting room until an advisor is ready to begin your advising session. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to email us at cgis@umich.edu.

Ashton Troxel, Intercultural Programs Advisor
In-Person: Tuesday 2-3pm
Virtual: Thursday 10-11am

Ashton's Portfolio

GCC:
Italy
United Kingdom

Multi-Site:
Argentina/South Africa/Vietnam
Brazil/India/South Africa
Rwanda/Uganda

Other Countries:
Ghana
France
Iceland
Italy
Madagascar
Senegal
Serbia
Switzerland

Nyanatee BaileySenior Intercultural Programs Advisor
In-Person: Tuesday 2-3pm
Virtual: Monday 2-3pm

Nyanatee's Portfolio

GIEU:
South Africa
Vietnam

Other Countries:
Australia
England (STEM Only)
France - Only Arts in Paris & Black Paris
Ireland
Scotland (STEM Only)
South Africa (Semester)
Spain (Barcelona Only)

Sadie Marsman, Intercultural Programs Advisor
In-Person: Tuesday 2-3pm
Virtual: Thuesday 10-11am

Sadie's Portfolio

Europe:
Denmark
Spain
Sweden

Central and South America:
Argentina
Brazil
Costa Rica (Spanish 230 ONLY)
Chile
Colombia
Cuba
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Peru

North Africa and the Middle East:
Jordan
Morocco

 

Ebony Ellis, Senior Intercultural Programs Advisor

In-Person: Tuesday 2-3pm
Virtual: Monday 2-3pm

Ebony's Portfolio

GIEU:
Peru
Mexico
Tanzania 

Other Countries:
Czech Republic
Germany
Poland
The Netherlands
United Kingdom (Not STEM)

Ben Peipert, Intercultural Programs Advisor
In-Person: Tuesday 2-3pm
Virtual: Thursday 10-11am

Ben's Portfolio

GCC:
Korea

Other countries:

Bhutan
Cambodia
Chile
China Costa Rica (Not Spanish 230)
Greece
Iceland
India
Japan
Kenya
New Zealand
Panama 
Russia
South Korea
Singapore
Taiwan
Tanzania
Thailand
Singapore
Turks and Caicos Islands
Vietnam