Advising

Make an appointment for career advising

Due to COVID-19, we can’t provide in-person advising appointments until further notice. However, we are happy to meet with you virtually. 

Here’s how to schedule an appointment.

  1. Log in to your Student Appointment Scheduler (SAS) account
  2. Select School of Science PREPs Office
  3. Select an advisor whose search tags meet your advising needs
    Review the advisor’s bio to make sure you are meeting with an appropriate advisor.
  4. Select Schedule Appointment
    Days with available appointments will be circled.
  5. Select a date and time that meets your needs
  6. Enter a brief note to the advisor describing the purpose for your appointment, then Submit Request

  1. Log in to your Student Appointment Scheduler (SAS) account
  2. Select Search Advisors
  3. Enter PREPs in the search field
  4. Select an advisor whose search tags meet your advising needs
    Review the advisor’s bio to make sure you are meeting with an appropriate advisor.
  5. Select Schedule Appointment
    Days with available appointments will be circled.
  6. Select a date and time that meets your needs
  7. Enter a brief note to the advisor describing the purpose for your appointment, then Submit Request

If you no longer have access to your CAS login, please email sciencePREPs@iupui.edu to schedule an advising appointment. Include your student ID# or username, reason for visit, and availabilities. You can also call our office for assistance at 317-274-5677.

Fall 2020 virtual drop-in hours

Our office will offer drop-in services virtually during the fall semester. Virtual drop-ins will be conducted through Zoom at this link:

https://iu.zoom.us/my/sciencepreps

  • Tuesdays and Wednesdays 2-4pm ET
  • Come with quick questions; drop-ins are limited to 15 minutes

Find the PREPs team member with the right expertise

Jaime Sperandio, Director of Pre-Professional and Career Advising

Jaime can help you with:

  • Pre-professional advising for undergraduate students
  • Application assistance
  • Personal statement review
  • Mock interviews
  • Job shadowing
  • Parallel planning
  • Resume/cover letter review
  • Major/career exploration

Allie Medellin, Assistant Director of Internships and Career Advising

Allie can help you with:

  • Internship and job search assistance
  • Resume/cover letter review
  • Major/career exploration
  • Mock interviews for jobs and internships
  • Career Fair Preparation
  • LinkedIn and Networking
  • PREPs Internship Credit Course and Scholarship Questions
  • Job Offer Negotiation Strategies
  • Life-Health Science Internship (LHSI) Application Assistance

Katie Coby, Pre-Professional Advisor

Katie can help you with:

  • Pre-professional advising for non-degree seeking students
  • Application assistance
  • Personal statement review
  • Mock interviews
  • Job shadowing
  • Parallel planning
  • Resume/cover letter review
  • Major/career exploration

Kim Shea, Pre-Professional Advisor

Kim can help you with:

  • Pre-professional advising for non-degree seeking students
  • Application assistance
  • Personal statement review
  • Mock interviews
  • Job shadowing
  • Parallel planning
  • Resume/cover letter review
  • Major/career exploration
  • Internship and job search assistance

Micaela Childress, Coordinator for Pre-Professional Advising

Micaela can help you with:

  • Pre-professional advising for undergraduate students
  • Job shadowing
  • Parallel planning
  • Resume/cover letter review
  • Major/career exploration