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.


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Veronica Williams

  • Director of Academic Advisement; Interim Advisor for Health Services


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Academic Advisement

Summerville Campus

University Hall

Suite 262




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Laura Austin

  • Cybersecurity;
  • Cybersecurity Engineering; Cyber Operations; Computer Science; Information Technology; Information Technology w/Business


Student Text: 706-550-9859


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Chris Cannon

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


Student Text: 706-550-9785

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Kirsten Ceron

  • Pre-Nursing


Student Text: 706-786-4279

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Denise Coleman

  • Business Administration; Accounting


Student Text:  706-550-9798

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Jesse Harris

  • Student Athletes


Student Text: 706-255-8342

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Ron Hickerson

  • Physics; Chemistry; General Biology; General Biology with a concentration in: Pre-Dental, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physician Assistant
  • or Pre-Veterinary Medicine; Biology with concentration in Secondary Education


Student Text: 706-550-9831

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Michelle Johnson

  • Cell & Molecular Biology; Ecology; Mathematics; Psychology


Student Text: 706-255-8341

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Karen Roberson

  • Art; Communication; English; Integrated Studies; Senior Audits Only


Student Text: 706-535-7063

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Leeann Walker

  • Health Promotion; Kinesiology; Pre-Elementary Education; Pre-Middle Grades Education; Pre-Special Education


Student Text: 706-225-8333