Undergraduate Advising Overview

The degree advisor for all Bienen School of Music undergraduate students is Linda Jacobs, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs. Jeff Merkley in the Bienen School’s Office of Student Affairs is also available for advising at any time during regular office hours.

Five-year dual degree students are also assigned an advisor in their other school. Students with another major outside of music have a separate advisor for their second major. Music Education majors are also advised by a music education faculty advisor. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that all graduation requirements are met; advisors are available to help.

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Office of Student Affairs

The Bienen School’s Office of Student Affairs is the central office for undergraduate music advising. The office is located on the second floor of the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts (RCMA), Room 2-115.

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


Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.


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