Wayne State University

Advising

Advising in the Department of Art and Art History

Five reasons to meet with your advisor:
1. Put together pieces of your academic plan and prepare for graduation.
2. Learn how to get plugged into your program (with extracurriculuars!)
3. Troubleshoot issues.
4. Get advice about courses and select the right classes in the right order.
5. Declare your major, minor, or talk about additional majors of interest. 
 
Undergraduate Students:
Who is my advisor?
 

Avanti Herczeg
Advises for the following programs:
  • BFA, Design: Fashion (not Merchandising), Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Interior Design
  • BA, Art History
  • All Incoming Exploratory Fine Arts Students (EFA)
Office location: 155 Art Building 
Phone: 313.577.2980
Appointments: Advising Works to make an appointment or select directions for step by step instructions on how to make an appointment.
 

Michele Porter
Advises for the following programs:
  • BA, Art
  • BFA, Art: Ceramics, Digital Art, Drawing, Fibers, Metals, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture
  • BS/BA, Design and Merchandising: Fashion Merchandising
Office location: 150 Art Building 
Phone: 313.577.2980
Appointments: Advising Works to make an appointment or select directions for step by step instructions on how to make an appointment.
 
Graduate students:

Instructions for graduate admissions are available by contacting the Graduate Officer of the Department of Art and Art History at graduateartanddesign@wayne.edu or visiting the Graduate Student page.