Undergraduate students in the Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University follow a two-tiered advising system. Please consult your departmental and college advisors regularly to ensure that academic requirements are met.
Major and minor advising
The department provides major and minor advising through our faculty or staff expertise. Contact your advisor to schedule an appointment.
- Arabic: Mustafa Mughazy
- Chinese: Xiaojun Wang
- Classics: David Kutzko
- French: Molly Lynde-Recchia ( students whose last name begind with A-H), Viviane Ruellot (students whose last name begins with I-O), Vivan Steemers (students whose last name begins with P-Z)
- German:Olivia Gabor-Peirce
- Japanese: Carlos Pimentel (last name beginning with A through M), Rika Saito (last name beginning with N through Z), and Jeffrey Angles (study abroad, education minors)
Other Language Advising
Advising for languages that are not offered as a major or minor.
- Greek: David Kutzko
University and general education advising
Meet with an advisor in your college for general education and University graduation requirements:
Please email Matthew Alonso for updated tutoring information.