First Year Advising Staff

Drop-in Hours

During Add/Drop periods in the Fall and Spring semesters, first-year advisors utilize drop-in hours to meet with students. Each first-year advisor will post their drop-in hours on their youcanbook.me, canvas site, and/or will email their advisees with their hours.

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To connect with First Year Advisor through appointment, please click below to go to the online scheduler where you will choose your advisor and the time you want to meet with them. If you need to cancel your appointment, please let your advisor know as soon as possible.

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Drop-in Hours

During Add/Drop periods in the Fall and Spring semesters, first-year advisors utilize drop-in hours to meet with students. Each first-year advisor will post their drop-in hours on their youcanbook.me, canvas site, and/or will email their advisees with their hours.

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Roshan Abraham AUx Instructor & Advisor Provost, Office of the

Roshan Abraham (he/him/his) holds a PhD in Classical Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. Before coming to his current position at AU, Roshan was an Assistant Professor of Classics and Religio

  rabraham@american.edu

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Matthew Bruno Associate Director, First Year Advising Provost, Office of the

Bruno is a double graduate of George Mason University (B.A.I.N. in Community Studies in 2005 and a M.A.I.S. in Higher Education in 2009). Currently, Bruno is an Assistant Director of First Year Advisi

  mbruno@american.edu

  (202) 885-1523

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Caroline DeLeon Adjunct Instructor First Year Advising, Office of

Caroline serves as the Assistant Director of First Year Advising with the Office of Undergraduate Studies. She previously worked with AU as the Coordinator of Multicultural and First-Generation Progra

  cdeleon@american.edu

  (202) 885-6852

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Morgan Gallagher Academic Counselor, Student-Athlete Support Academic Support and Access Center

Morgan Gallagher started as the Academic Counselor for men’s and women’s cross country and track, women’s field hockey and men’s soccer in August of 2021. Gallagher comes to AU after serving as an Ass

  morggal@american.edu

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SangHee Jeong AUx Instructor & Advisor Provost, Office of the

SangHee Jeong has devoted her recent ten years in higher education, helping students find their community and promoting cross-cultural awareness. She works as an academic advisor and AUx instructor, g

  sjeong@american.edu

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Esther Philip Adjunct Instructor Provost, Office of the

Esther Philip (she/her/hers) currently serves as an AUx Instructor and Advisor. She is a Michigander who attained her B.S. in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in “Women and Leadership in Healthcare” a

  ephilip@american.edu

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Erin Saunders Assistant Director, Student-Athlete Support Program Academic Support and Access Center

Erin Saunders is the Assistant Director of the Student-Athlete Support Program. A major focus of her role is to provide academic support to the Women's Basketball and Women’s Volleyball teams. Additio

  erinsaun@american.edu

  (202) 885-3890

Arthur Stallworth Adjunct Instructor Provost, Office of the

Arthur Stallworth (he/him/his) has a dynamic background in Higher Education. He has earned a Doctorate of Education (EdD) in Interdisciplinary Leadership, Masters of Biomedical Sciences (MS), and Bach

  stallwor@american.edu

Michelle Swiger Adjunct Instructor Provost, Office of the

Michelle Swiger (she/her/hers) is an AUx Instructor and Advisor. Previously, she worked in the Center for Community Engagement and Service. In this role she managed large-scale community engagement pr

  mswiger@american.edu

  (202) 885-6850

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Rachel Wu-Pong Senior Instructor & Advisor, First Year Advising Provost, Office of the

Hailing from Iowa, Rachel Wu-Pong (she/her/hers) is a Midwesterner at heart loving big-city life in DC. Prior to this role, Rachel worked in international student Admissions, Orientation, and large-sc

  lindhart@american.edu

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Yilret Yiljep Adjunct Instructor Academic Support and Access Center

YY Yiljep is a triple eagle and works in the Student-Athlete Support Program (SASP). He joined AU in November of 2021 and provides academic support to the Men’s Basketball and Women's Lacrosse varsity

  yyiljep@american.edu