Undergraduate Advising

Mission: To support and inspire the development of Woodruff School undergraduate students.

Vision: Undergraduate academic advising in the Woodruff School will actively engage students in their educational experience so they can become independent, life-long learners who are innovative and contributing members in their larger community.

Academic Advising Hours

  • Advising hours are 8-12 and 1-4 ET, Monday - Friday.
  • Advisors see students in-person and remotely Monday - Thursday, and remotely only on Fridays.  
  • Virtual Drop-In Advising (all drop in advising in virtual only)
    • Every Wednesday from 8-11:45  
    • Drop-in advising is for short 5-10 minute questions only.  This is not for required advising or long term scheduling.  
    • Drop in Advising Link   Drop In Advising
  • You must sign up for an appointment through Advisor Link one day in advance. Students can select in-person advising or virtual advising. 

         Advisor Link

Academic Advisor Signatures on Forms

  • Forms will take ~2 business days to sign.  During active registration times, this may be delayed up to a week. 
  • All forms using DocuSign should be send to Kristi Mehaffey at kl127@gatech.edu for the ME or NRE advisor signature.  
  • All other forms should be submitted to the ME/NRE Canvas Advising.

         ME/NRE Canvas Advising site

Undergraduate Advising Requirements

We require academic advisement for the following groups of students:

First-Year Freshman (ME and NRE):  Must meet with their advisor in the spring to discuss the first-year advising worksheet

First-Year Advising Worksheet

Students taking ME 2202 or NRE 3301: Must meet with their advisor to discuss the sophomore advising worksheet

Sophomore Advising Worksheet

Probation or Warning Standing: Must meet with their advisor to discuss the academic standing worksheet

Academic Standing Worksheet

Midterm Advising: Students with multiple midterm U's must meet with their advisor to discuss the midterm worksheet

Midterm Worksheet

Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering Academic Advisors

Lenna Applebee

Lenna Applebee

Advises students with last names A - C and L.

Email Lenna

Schedule an appointment

Coming Soon

A new advisor for this population is coming soon.  In the mean time, please use the following advisors.

Last Names I-K: Laura Tolliver

Last Names L: Lenna Applebee

Last Names M: Kristi Mehaffey  

Schedule an appointment

Mary Beth Morris

Mary Beth Morris

Advises students with last names S - Z.  

Email Mary Beth

Schedule an appointment

Laura Tolliver

Laura Tolliver

Advises students with last names D - H and I - K.

Email Laura

Schedule an appointment

Kristi Mehaffey

Kristi Mehaffey

Advises students with last names M, N - R and S.

Email Kristi

Schedule an appointment

ME Career Advising

Kristi Mehaffey

Kristi Mehaffey

Handles career advising for all ME students (A-Z). 

Schedule an appointment

NRE Career & Faculty Advising

Faculty advisors are available to help with career planning, research opportunities, technical electives and graduate school. Faculty advisors are assigned by the first letter of your last name.

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