Faculty Recruiting Support CICS

CICS Advising

We are here for you! 

CICS ADVISING IS ON CAMPUS TO SUPPORT YOU! Please visit our office, call our main line, or email your assigned advisor if you need assistance. Undergraduates not assigned a professional advisor, or with additional questions, can email cicsadvising [at] umass.edu. The CICS advisors are ready to serve students on campus, as well as those beyond!

Location: LGRC, Room A114

Phone: 413-545-4822

  • Undergraduate Students: Find your assigned CICS advisor on your SPIRE Student Center page
  • MS Students: Elizabeth Parolski is your advisor. Advising information is here
  • PhD Students: Advising information is here

If you know of a student who may need support from CICS Advising, please submit a Student of Concern form.



Undergraduate Information

Graduate Information (via the CICS Graduate Program webpage)


If you have a question or just need guidance, the CICS Advising staff is here to help. See the menu to the right for answers to general academic and registration questions, or look at the information below to meet with someone.

Advising procedures vary by academic level. Please select from the following:

Undergraduate Students   MS Students   PhD Students

Whether you are here as an undergraduate or pursuing advanced education, we are so happy to have you in our community. If you don't know who to ask, for any reason, please come to us and we will help.