University Contacts

The following is a list of frequently contacted University contacts.  If you are wondering which office to contact to pay your bill or if you need to know who to contact for advising in the College of Education, review the information below.  More contacts are added regularly.  If you have a contact you think should be added, please email Peggy Whaley at


Business: Dr. Linda Johnsonius, Director, Center for Undergraduate Business Advising,, 809-3933


Career Services: Ross Meloan, Director,, 809-3375


Conditionally Admitted, Undeclared Student Advising, Peggy Whaley, Advisor and Coordinator of First Year Experiences,, 809-3348


Counseling Services: Dr. Angie Trzepacz, Director,, 809-6851


Degree Audit: Ashley Rogers, Registrar’s Office 809-6855


Education: Dr. Ginny Richerson, Secondary Education Coordinator,, 809-4257; Janice Vaughn, Director, COE Undergraduate Advising Center,, 809-3817


Fee Payment/Billing: Bursar’s Office, 809-4227,


Graduation Requirements: Wendy Tudor, Registrar’s Office, 809-3778


Health Services, 809-3809, Judy Lyle, RN-BC, Interim Associate Director,, 809-3809 or Kim Paschall, RN-BC MS, Interim Director,, 809-3809


Honors Program: Dr. Warren Edminster, 809-5274


Housing,, 809-2310 or 809-3811


International Students: Institute for International Studies, International Student and Scholar Services, Misty Brown, International Student Advisor,, 809-2964


Internships: Ray Karraker, Cooperative Education/Internship Coordinator, Career Services,, 809-3117


LGBT Services, Jody Cofer, LGBT Program Coordinator,, 809-5040


McNair Scholars Program, Lesley Furches, Coordinator, , 809-2951


Meal Plans/Dining Services, Paula Amols,, 809-6990


Multicultural Affairs/Marvin D. Mills Multicultural Center, SG Carthell, Director, msu.multicultural.affairs@, 809-6836,


Parking, Francie Ray, Parking Manager,, 809-4812


Public Safety, 809-4812, David DeVoss, Director,, 809-4810 (Police, 911)


Racer Oral Communication Center,, 809-3458


Racer Writing Center,, 809-2267


Registration/Registrar’s Office,, 809-5630


Retention Office, Jamie Mantooth, Director of Retention Services, 809-5344


Scholarships,, 809-2546


Student Affairs, Dr. Don Robertson, Vice President Student Affairs,, 809-6831


Student Disability Services, Velvet Wilson, Director,, 809-5737


Student Support Services, Shanna Burgess, Director,, 809-4327


Study Abroad: Study Abroad Office, Robyn Pizzo, Education Abroad Advisor,, 809-2959


Teacher Education Services: Dr. Alesa Walker, Director,, 809-3768


Testing Center, 809-6851


Transfer Center,, 809-3411


Tutoring, Lowry Center, Lana Jennings, Director, Community College,, 809-2667


Undeclared Academic Advising, Olympia Stewart, Coordinator of Undergraduate Advising,, 809-3895


University Studies, Dr. Peter Murphy, Director,, 809-7064


ORCA (The Office of Scholarly and Creative Activity), Jody Cofer, Coordinator,, 809-3192


Veterans Affairs, Chris Jeter, Assistant Registrar/Veterans Affairs,, 809-4677


Women’s Center,, 809-3140