MCB's academic advisors help students achieve their academic and career goals by assisting them in planning out and navigating through their undergraduate studies. The MCB Advising Office is here to help students understand course options and take full advantage of the resources and opportunities available at The University of Arizona. Our advisors can help students explore additional majors or minors, activities of interest, and other opportunities.

The MCB Advising Office
Located in the Life Sciences South Building, room 248.

Please check Trellis for appointment and walk-in availability.
As of March 16, 2020  advising appointments will be conducted via Zoom until further notice. Students will schedule an appointment as usual through Trellis and select the Zoom option for the appointment. Kara or Justin will send the student the zoom link for their meeting. 

 [Note: No adding or change of majors during walk-ins or Priority Registration.]

If you are a future/prospective student, an incoming transfer student, or readmitted student, please contact Kara ( or Justin ( directly by e-mail to schedule an appointment. When emailing, please include your student ID number (if applicable), as well as your top three preferences for a meeting day/time.

Contact MCB's Undergraduate Academic Advising Team

Kara Dyson
Senior Academic Advisor (preferred)
(520) 621-1073

Justin Schneider
Academic Advisor (preferred)
(520) 621-4342

To find advisors for other majors and/or minors: 
UA's Advising Resource Center

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Crisis Contacts