You are required to schedule an advising appointment with Erin Strutz, Academic Support Coordinator, prior to registering for classes for your first semester. This first advising appointment can take place in person, over the phone, or via video chat; when you are scheduling your appointment, you will be able to select your appointment format and enter a phone number or Skype name if applicable.

Advising Checklists

To prepare for your advising appointment, you should review your advising checklist and ColoradoSPH course offerings. If applicable, consult the courses and registration information. To see your checklist, click on the button for your concentration below:

The ColoradoSPH MPH Handbook includes important information about course competencies, school policies and other requirements that are helpful to review before scheduling an appointment. The New Student Guide also includes helpful information to review before an appointment. Click the buttons below to access these resources.

Schedule an appointment

Current ColoradoSPH at CSU students can schedule an academic advising appointment, practicum/capstone advising appointment, or appointment to meet with a ColoradoSPH at CSU faculty member to help them remain on track and discuss specific courses or challenges they may be experiencing:

Erin Strutz

Academic Support Coordinator/Current students

Schedule an appointment

Kendra Bigsby

Practicum advisor/Prospective students

Schedule an appointment:


970.491.5800

Dr. Molly Gutilla

Practicum/Capstone advisor

Schedule an appointment

Dr. Tracy Nelson

Capstone advisor

Schedule an appointment:


970.491.6320

Academic Forms

Forms for specific academic requests can be found here. Consult with your academic support coordinator to learn which form is appropriate.