An Academic Advisor assists a student in pursuing their educational goals by facilitating access to the full range of learning opportunities and services available at Augusta university.

Academic Advisors have a deep understanding of the current curriculum, institutional requirements, course sequences and general education requirements. In addition to the core curriculum, all advisors have knowledge of the specific requirements for their assigned major(s). Advisors have a working knowledge of current institutional policies and procedures and are familiar with current institutional support services, special programs, and cocurricular activities for accurate and appropriate referrals.

AAC Leadership

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Veronica Williams

  • Director


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Kirsten Ceron

  • Assistant Director
  • Pre-Nursing - Last Names, S-Z;
  • Neuroscience - Last Names, A-Z


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Ron Hickerson

  • Assistant Director
  • Health Promotion; Kinesiology; Pre-Elementary Education, Pre-Middle Grades; Pre-Special Education; Sport Management


Contact Us

Academic Advisement

Summerville Campus

University Hall

Suite 262




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Chris Cannon

  • Anthropology; Criminal Justice; Health, Society, & Policy; Music; Music Education; Music Performance; Political Science; Pre-Social Work; Psychology, Last Names, A-L; Non-Profit Leadership and Administration; Sociology; History; World Languages


Student Text: 706-550-9785

Rebecca Fitchett

  • Biomedical Systems Engineering; Computer Science; Cybersecurity; Cybersecurity Engineering; Cyber Operations; Information Technology


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Jesse Harris

  • Accounting; Business Administration


Student Text: 706-255-8342

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Sheena Hairston

  • Allied Health - Health Services


Student Text: 706-670-6752

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Michelle Johnson

  • Cell & Molecular Biology; Chemistry; Ecology; Mathematics; Physics


Student Text: 706-255-8341

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Jerra Miller

  • Pre-Nursing - Last Names A-R


Student Text: 706-670-6471
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Karen Roberson

  • Art; Communication; English; Integrated Studies; Psychology, Last Names, M-Z; Senior Audits Only


Student Text: 706-535-7063

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Cathy Simpkins

  • Biology - Last Names A-Z


Student Text: 706-287-8706