Undergraduate Advising

The degree advisor for all Bienen School of Music undergraduate students is Dr. Linda Jacobs, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs.  Mr. Jeff Merkley is also available for advising at any time during regular office hours. Five-year dual degree students are also assigned an advisor in the other school.  Music Education majors are also advised by a music education faculty adviser. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are completing all graduation requirements; we are here to help you.

Linda Jacobs
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
847-491-3818
linda.jacobs@northwestern.edu 

Jeff Merkley
Data Assistant
847-491-4124
j-merkley@northwestern.edu

Office of Student Affairs

The Office of Student Affairs is the central office for undergraduate and graduate student advising. Our office is located on the 2nd floor of the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts (RCMA), Room 2-115, and is open Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm. To make an appointment, use www.advising.northwestern.edu and log in with your NetID and password. Walk-ins are welcome during regular office hours.

Office of Student Affairs
70 Arts Circle Drive
Room 2-115
Evanston, IL 60208
847-491-3818