Academic Advising

Academic Advising

Advising in the Rohrer College of Business

All undergraduate advising services and the processing of internal change of major applications are performed by the professional advising staff to ensure consistency, uniformity, fairness, and equity in the application of course criteria and requirements as well as in the actual advising sessions. Faculty mentoring will be provided to all students by their major department.

Current RCB Students:

All current undergraduate students in the Rohrer College of Business are advised by professional advisors, which are listed below. Students may make appointments with their advisor using the Rowan Success Network, powered by Starfish. Director of University Advising Services, Ms. Amy Ruymann (, oversees the advising services offered in the Rohrer College of Business.


Advisor Assignments for all Freshman Rohrer College of Business Majors (students with less than 24 earned credits):

(Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Human Resource Management, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Supply Chain & Logistics)

Ms. Brittney O'Connor


Advisor Assignments for Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors (students with 24+ earned credits) – Accounting and Finance Majors
Last nanes A - L Mr. Charles Foster
Last names M - Z Ms. Allana Hooper


Advisor Assignments for Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors (students with 24+ earned credits) – Entrepreneurship, Human Resource Management, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, and Supply Chain & Logistics majors
Last names A - F Ms. Kelly Young
Last names G - N Ms. Kristin Elcess
Last names O - Z Ms. Courtney Fox

Incoming Freshman:

Contact with freshman students begins at freshman orientation and will continue through visits to the freshman Rowan Seminars further establishing the advisor-advisee relationship.

Incoming Transfer Students:

Transfer students are required to attend transfer orientation which is a full-day program that starts in the morning with university-wide programming and concludes with the RCB advising workshop in the afternoon. Reserve your orientation date here!

Attention Fall 2020 Transfer Students:

In light of NJ statewide measures to limit the spread of COVID-19, all pre-orientation advising appointments will be conducted remotely (via phone or video conference). If you would like to speak with an advisor prior to orientation, please email your assigned advisor using the contact information above. Please include your full name, Banner ID, graduation goal (semester and year), preferred number of courses to take in fall 2020, and any other details on how we can assist you. In order to best assist you, please also include a copy of your unofficial transcript(s) that shows earned credits as well as courses in progress in spring 2020 and summer 2020 (if applicable). Your advisor will respond to you as soon as they are able to schedule a remote meeting with you. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Graduate-Level Students:

Students in graduate-level programs are supported by the Office of Graduate Programs in Business.

Visit Graduate Programs - Current Student Support for information on graduate-level student Self-Support Tools, Academic Advising, and Career Development support.

Are you a current Rowan Student looking to change your major?

Application Deadlines:
May 15 - August 15 - September 15 - December 15 - February 15

Click here for requirements to change your major.
Click here for the Change of Major Request Form.

*Please note: If you currently have a Rohrer College of Business major declared at Rowan University, you should contact your assigned advisor to change your major.