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Advising

Undergraduate Advising

There are two levels of undergraduate advising for Penn State engineering students. The Engineering Advising Center (EAC) primarily serves as the academic advising resource for students in pre-major status (ENGR) at University Park. 

Undergraduates who have been admitted into the civil and environmental engineering major and who have a CE classification should contact the department for assignment of an adviser. The undergraduate academic office is located in 218 Sackett Building.

Every semester before registration begins, all CE students are encouraged to meet with their adviser. Advisers are generally available on a walk-in basis during posted office hours. Students may also ask questions and schedule appointments by telephone or email. If you're having difficulty finding a time when you and your adviser are both available, please contact the department's undergraduate academic officer.

Undergraduate Adviser

Martin Pietrucha
221 Sackett Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-7306
Fax: (814) 863-7304

Undergraduate Programs Assistant

Heather Hamby
218 Sackett Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 867-0470
Fax: (814) 863-7304
hehce@engr.psu.edu

Graduate Advising

Graduate students who have been admitted into the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering graduate program will be assigned a graduate adviser. For general advising questions, the graduate academic office is located in 216 Sackett Building.

Graduate Adviser

William Burgos
115 Sackett Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-0578
Fax: (814) 863-7304
bburgos@psu.edu

Graduate Programs Assistant

Judy Heltman
216 Sackett Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-3085
Fax: (814) 863-7304
jle5@psu.edu

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The Penn State Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, established in 1881, is internationally recognized for excellence in the preparation of undergraduate and graduate engineers through the integration of education, research, and leadership.

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

212 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-1408

Phone: 814-863-3084