Undergraduate Programs

Office Hours
Monday - Friday • 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Walk-In Advising
10:00 – 11:50 a.m. M,W,Th, F
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. M, T, W, Th, F


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Undergraduate Programs Staff

Undergraduate Programs Staff

The staff in the Business Undergraduate Programs Office provide assistance in many areas of academic student services:

  • Academic advising and graduation planning
  • Teaching orientation course for all new business majors (BusAd 102 or 103)
  • Resources for academic assistance and scholarships
  • College of Business Honors program
  • Study abroad experiences
  • Recruitment of new students to College of Business
  • Advising student groups including Business Ambassadors, Business Council, Business Learning Teams, Gerdin Citizenship Program, Global Business Club, Multicultural Business Network, etc.

Contact Us

Visit: 1200 Gerdin

Call: (515) 294-8300

Email: undergrad@iastate.edu

Online: College of Business students may schedule appointments using CyAdvise


Meet the Undergraduate Office Staff




Make an appointment

  • Login using your CyMail login criteria (xxxxxxxx@iastate.edu and your CyMail password).
  • Go to the “Appointment” tab.
    • Request New Appointment.
    • Select the type of appointment.
    • Choose your ASSIGNED adviser (can be found on the “Student Info” tab in Access Plus) *DO NOT CHOOSE JUST ANY ADVISER*
    • Choose the appointment time and date that works for you (on the right).
    • Add a note if you choose.
    • Click the “Submit Request” button.
    • You will receive an email confirmation and a same-day email reminder of your appointment. You can choose to get these via text message by changing your Privacy Settings.

Cancel an appointment

  • Login to CyAdvise using your CyMail criteria. (see above)
  • Go to the “Appointments” tab.
    • Find the appointment you want to cancel on the right.
    • Click the “Cancel” button on the right.
    • If you choose, include your reason for canceling your appointment.
    • Select “Cancel Appointment” button.


Appointments are typically scheduled for 20 minutes and can cover topics such as registration, academic standing, and curriculum.


If you have a quick question, you may meet with an academic adviser on a walk-in basis. Walk-in meetings are limited to 5-10 minutes. If you would like more time with an adviser, please schedule an individual appointment. For more information on walk-in advising availability, please stop by 1200 Gerdin or call 515-294-8300.


If you are currently a non-business student looking to change your major (or declare an additional major) within the College of Business, you will need to attend a Curriculum Change meeting with one of our academic advisers. To register for a Curriculum Change meeting, please stop by 1200 Gerdin or call 515-294-8300.