Connect with Advisors

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Connect with an Advisor

As a PathwayOregon recipient, you are connected to a team of advisors invested in your success. When you have questions and aren’t sure where to go for answers, think of us as your first stop. 


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PathwayOregon advisors can work with you to:
  • Plan and select courses each term
  • Explore and choose a major
  • Draft a four-year graduation plan
  • Find a tutor and other academic resources
  • Navigate financial aid and student billing questions
  • Connect to campus resources on career planning, study abroad, and many other services

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Scheduled Appointments

Appointments are available Monday-Friday in person in Oregon Hall 101, by Phone, or via Microsoft Teams. Visit or use the Navigate App on your phone to make an appointment.

If you have any questions or issues scheduling an appointment, call the Advising Front Desk at (541)346-3211, Monday-Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm. If you don’t reach someone, leave a message and you’ll receive a call back. Be sure to mention you want to connect with a PathwayOregon advisor. 


  1. Log in to Navigate with Duck ID
  2. Click “Schedule an Appointment” blue button
  3. Choose “PathwayOregon Advising” as the college or department
  4. Choose an "Appointment Topic"
  5. Pick a Date
  6. Click "Find Available Time"
  7. Choose a time and date
  8. Select a Meeting Type ("How would you like to meet?")
  9. Enter a phone number and comments
  10. Click "Schedule"
Student meeting with an advisor virtually
Drop-in (Weeks 1-10)

Drop-in will be available in person or virtually weeks 1-10 Monday-Friday 10am-4:00pm. The drop-in queue stops accepting new additions at 3:30pm. Come to our office in Oregon Hall 101 or visit the Navigate App on your phone to join the queue.

  • Log in to Navigate with Duck ID
  • Click “Schedule an Appointment” blue button
  • Choose “View Drop-in Times” in Other Options
  • Choose “PathwayOregon Advising” as the college/department
  • Choose an "Appointment Topic"
  • Click "Find Available Time"
  • Choose "101 Oregon Hall" as the location
  • Click “Check-in with first available”

You can also be added to the queue by calling the Advising Front Desk at (541)346-3211. If you don’t reach someone, leave a message and you’ll receive a call back. Be sure to mention you want to connect with a PathwayOregon advisor.



Other Campus Advisors

While your PathwayOregon advisors are always available to help, you will also be working with others on campus, especially as you declare a major, to discuss degree planning, major requirements, and even career plans.  If you meet with another advisor on campus, be sure to let us know.

Major and Pre-Professional Advising

Meeting with an advisor within in your major or anticipated career will help you determine your course schedule and plan for graduation. 

  • Declare an academic major or minor
  • Clarify requirements for completing a major
  • Explore and develop post-graduate plans
  • Get involved in undergraduate research
  • Establish a mentoring relationship to help you extend your learning beyond the classroom

Your Advisors


Will Brown

Will Brown, Advisor      




Melissa Bentley

Melissa Bentley, Advisor



Headshot of Mariah Helm smiling wearing light sweater and dark shirt.

Mariah Helm, Advisor

Headshot of Diana Santoyo smiling wearing light shirt against a grey background.

Diana Santoyo, Advisor

Smiling woman, Monica Malhotra

 Monica Malhotra, Advisor


Chris Chase

Chris Case, Data and Program Assistant

Jeff Ransford

Jeff Ransford, Assistant Director