Interested in Meeting with an Advisor for Near Eastern Studies?

During the academic year (Fall and Winter terms) the department requires that students use the LSA Online Advising Calendar to schedule advising appointments.

Fall 2015 advising will begin on Monday, September 14 and end on Friday, December 11. Winter 2016 advising will begin on Monday, January 11 and end on Friday, April 15. Please plan accordingly when needing to see an NES advisor. Appointments at the beginning and end of the term tend to fill up early. 

To access the calendar, click here.

Please note, scheduling summer (May through early August) advising appointments is done by contacting the department directly at 734.764.0314.


Have a quick advising question? Email

Information Sessions

Wondering about the academic programs available within NES and whether to declare a major or minor? Attend an information session! Information sessions are scheduled regularly throughout the year to help students answer basic questions about the major, minors, and extra-curricular opportunities within the department. Undergraduates at all levels and with varying backgrounds are welcome to attend.


Thursday, October 15 -- 12:00-1:00pm

Location: 1022 South Thayer Building (first floor)

RSVP by Sunday, October 11 (click here to RSVP)

Lunch will be provided