Welcome to SGSUP Graduate Advising

Are you interested in earning a graduate degree from the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning or do you need help understanding course requirements? You’ve come to the right place. Schedule an appointment with graduate advising or email SGSUP.gradadvising@asu.edu.

Why schedule an appointment?

Here are some common reasons for scheduling a graduate advising appointment:

  • Applying for a graduate program
  • Questions about SGSUP, Graduate College, or ASU policy
  • Help with understanding degree requirements
  • Plan of Study Review
  • Teaching assistantships and other funding questions

Also remember that the Graduate Programs Handbook answers many questions.

Where are the graduate advisors?

Location: Coor Hall, 975 S. Myrtle Ave, Fifth Floor MAP

When you arrive for your advising appointment, please sign in at the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning front desk. Your advisor will come greet you at the appointment start time.

Helpful Links and Resources

Graduate Student Resources Student Forms

Plans of Study and Handbooks "How To" Guides

Meet the Advisors

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Tessie Bracken provides academic advising to students in all SGSUP graduate degree and certificate programs. This includes, but is not limited to your plan of study, degree requirements, milestones and defenses, and ASU, Graduate College, and SGSUP policies and procedures

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Samantha Samples advises MUEP students on topics related to the planning profession and developing a career in the field. This includes topics such as choosing electives and area of focus, applied experiences, professional development, AICP certification, and connecting with the professional planning community.

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Fernanda Quiroz advises prospective students on the application process, their application status, and answers general questions about the School's graduate programs.

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Contact Us

For all other inquiries, or if you're unsure who to contact, email sgsup.gradadvising@asu.edu.