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Social Work Advisors

The following social work students will see an advisor in the CHHS Office of Student Affairs:

  • Students with less than 60 credit hours completed.
  • Transfer students who are in their first semester at Mason.

You are assigned to an advisor based on your last name:

A-L
Valerie Bartush
vbartush@gmu.edu

M-Z
Maria Perez-Brodeur
mperezb2@gmu.edu

How to Schedule an Advising Appointment with the Office of Student Affairs

To schedule an appointment with Ms. Bartush or Ms. Perez-Brodeur, students should use the GMU SSC Campus system. The CHHS Office of Student Affairs is located in Peterson Family Health Sciences Hall, Suite 1000.

GMU SSC Campus

Click the image above or go to https://gmu.campus.eab.com/ to access GMU SSC Campus.

Steps for sign on:

  • You will be redirected to another page where you will enter your Mason NetID and password.
  • Submit and confirm your password sharing preference before clicking on "Accept."
  • When prompted to select a location, choose "College of Health and Human Services Office of Student Affairs."

If you are not able to schedule an appointment through the online system, contact the front desk at 703-993-1901 or via email at chhs@gmu.edu. If sending an appointment request via email, please include your full name, G# major, your general availability for the week in which you are requesting an appointment, and a short description of what you would like to discuss with the advisor.

The following students will see an advisor in the Department of Social Work:

  • Current social work students who have completed 60 credits or more and have been at Mason for at least one semester.

How to Schedule an Advising Appointment with the Department of Social Work

The Department of Social Work is located in Peterson Family Health Sciences Hall. Please email your advisor to schedule an advising appointment, and include your full name, G number, general availability for the week in which you are requesting an appointment, and a brief description of what you would like to discuss.

To change your advisor, submit a signed Request for Change of Advisor (pdf) form to the Department.

Social Work, BSW (BSW-SOCW)

To change your major to Social Work, contact:
Dr. Emily Ihara
eihara@gmu.edu

A - Ca
Dr. Molly Davis
mdavi7@gmu.edu

Ce – G
Dr. JoAnn Lee
jLee120@gmu.edu

H – L
Prof. Kathy Prudden
kprudden@gmu.edu

M – O
Dr. Cathy Tompkins
ctompkin@gmu.edu

P – R
TBD - Contact Dr. Emily Ihara
eihara@gmu.edu

S – Z and new majors
Dr. Emily Ihara
eihara@gmu.edu

Aging Studies, Minor

A – Z
Dr. Cathy Tompkins
ctompkin@gmu.edu

Social Work, Minor

A – Z
Dr. Emily Ihara
eihara@gmu.edu

Questions? Please contact Le Anne Wisnieski, Administrative Assistant for Student Affairs, Department of Social Work, at 703-993-4247 or lwisnies@gmu.edu.

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