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Communication and Journalism Advising

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The Department of Communication Advising Office can advise you on:

If you have questions, please email Ryan Pumroy at comsadvising@niu.edu. It is preferred you contact the office via email in advance.

HOURS

Our drop-in availability for advising:

MONDAY

9:00AM – 12:00PM
1:00PM – 4:00PM

TUESDAY

9:00AM – 12:00PM
1:00PM – 4:00PM

WEDNESDAY

9:00AM – 12:00PM
1:00PM – 4:00PM

THURSDAY

9:00AM – 12:00PM

FRIDAY

9:00AM – 12:00PM

Non-major Requirements Advising

This office does not advise on general education requirements, BA requirements, or BS requirements. To obtain advising for those requirements, please visit the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences advising office. For advising on other majors and minors, please contact those respective departments.

COMS 100

If you have any questions related to the COMS 100 gen ed requirement, please review this page first. You can find information on the OCCE exam and who to contact on that page.

Undergraduate Advising

Ryan Pumroy
Undergraduate Program Advisor
Watson 217
815-753-5354
comsadvising@niu.edu

Graduate Advising

Kathleen Valde
Director of Graduate Studies
Watson Hall 205
815-753-7106
kvalde@niu.edu