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.
Fall 2019 Advising Hours - Coming Soon
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: Rand Johnson, David Kutzko
- French: Cynthia Running-Johnson, Viviane Ruellot, Vivan Steemers
(new students should see Vivan Steemers to be assigned an advisor)
- German: Peter Blickle
- 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.
University and general education advising
Meet with an advisor in your college for general education and University graduation requirements:
Fall 2019 tutoring information - Coming Soon