Undergraduate Physics at The Ohio State University
Academic Advising for Physics & Engineering Physics Majors
Interested in majoring in physics or engineering physics? If so, please contact Lindsey Thaler, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies, at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 614-247-1635 to schedule an
Department of Physics Advising
The following advisors are responsible for advising all Arts & Sciences Physics Majors and all Engineering Physics Majors.
Dr. Richard Hughes
Vice-Chair for Undergraduate Studies
Office: 1040L Physics Research Building
Advising Structure for Arts & Sciences Physics Majors
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies
Office: 1142 Physics Research Building
In addition to two department advisors (Dr. Richard Hughes & Lindsey Thaler), Arts & Sciences Physics majors will be assigned to a college advisor who will help students with General Education
Curriculum (GEC) requirements. Non-honors Arts & Sciences Physics majors can set up an appointment with their college advisor by calling 614-292-6961 or by visiting the Arts & Sciences Advising Office
in room 100 Denney Hall. Honors Arts & Sciences Physics majors can set up an appointment with an honors advisor by calling 614-292-5104 or by going to room 207 Enarson Hall.
Advising Structure for Engineering Physics Majors
The College of Engineering does not have a college advising office, so all engineering physics students should direct their academic questions toward Dr.
Richard Hughes or Lindsey Thaler. Students with questions about General Education
Curriculum (GEC) requirements, petitions, Degree Audit Reports, etc. should contact Lindsey Thaler.