Contact Academic Services

Academic Services Office (ASO)

University of Michigan Mechanical Engineering

2350 Hayward St., Room 2380 GG Brown

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125

ME Academic Services Office - Spring/Summer Hours

M-F 8:00am-12:00pm, 12:30pm-4:30pm

*Please note that the office is closed 12:00pm-12:30pm for lunch.

Walk-In Academic Advising Hours - Spring/Summer

By appointment only. There will be no walk-in advising for the Spring/Summer Term. Please email me-aso@umich.edu or me-grad-coordinator@umich.edu to make an appointment.

You can also refer to the online Undergraduate or Graduate Handbooks. If you're unable to locate the answer to your question, please email me-aso@umich.edu.

Appointments

If you would like to schedule an appointment with one of the Advisors, or the Associate Undergraduate Chair Prof. Brei, please email me-aso@umich.edu. If you would like to schedule a meeting with the Associate Graduate Chair Prof. Kurabayashi, please email me-aso@umich.edu.

General contact

me-aso@umich.edu 
(734) 764-0863

Graduate Admissions

me-grad-application@umich.edu 
Graduate admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

enginrta@umich.edu 
*Please note Undergraduate Admissions are handled by the College of Engineering and U-M Office of Admissions

Academic Chairs

Diann BreiDiann Brei

Associate Chair for Undergraduate Education

2380C GG Brown

(734) 763-6617

For appointments email: me-aso@umich.edu

Professor Brei oversees the ME undergraduate degree program. She is available to meet with students to discuss a broad range of issues related to the ME undergraduate program. Appointments with Prof. Brei can be made via the ASO at me-aso@umich.edu.

Katsuo KurabayashiKatsuo Kurabayashi

Associate Chair for Graduate Education

2380B GG Brown

(734) 615-5253

For appointments email: me-grad-coordinator@umich.edu

Professor Kurabayashi oversees ME graduate degree programs. He is available to meet with students to discuss a broad range of issues related to ME graduate programs. Appointments with Prof. Kurabayashi can be made at me-aso@umich.edu.

Academic Services Staff

Katie MorningstarKatie Morningstar

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

2380 GG Brown

(734) 936-0337

me-grad-application@umich.edu

Katie coordinates graduate admissions, graduate student recruiting, graduate student orientation, research fundamentals exams, and special events.

Kristel BrineyKristel Briney

Senior Undergraduate Academic Advisor2380D GG Brown

(734) 764-0863

me-aso@umich.edu

Kristel assists undergraduate students in all aspects of their degree programs. She also coordinates various projects in the ASO, such as midterm assessments, final degree audits, student orientations, and undergrad student groups.

Julie TashjianJulie Tashjian

Senior Undergraduate Academic Advisor

2380E GG Brown

(734) 764-0863

me-aso@umich.edu

Julie assists undergraduate students in all aspects of their degree programs. She also coordinates various projects in the ASO, such as midterm assessments, final degree audits, student orientations, and RISE/MEUS.

Lisa RogersLisa Rogers

Graduate Coordinator

2380F GG Brown

(734) 764-0863

me-grad-coordinator@umich.edu

Lisa assists graduate students in all aspects of their degree program. She also coordinates various projects related to the graduate student experience.

Grey CichyGrey Cichy

Student Administrative Assistant

2380E GG Brown

(734) 764-0863

me-aso@umich.edu

Grey assists with connecting ME students to available resources within ASO, ME and on campus. Grey also coordinates all social media, announcements, and community events.

Rachel CasanovaRachel Casanova

Business Intelligence Analyst

2380 GG Brown

(734) 763-3949

me-aso@umich.edu

Rachel coordinates graduate student funding, awards, health care benefits for PhD students, GSI assignments, and various other projects.

Timothy MooreTimothy Moore

Curriculum Coordinator

2380 GG Brown

(734) 763-4277

me-aso@umich.edu

Tim coordinates curricular matters including: Room scheduling, final exam scheduling, textbook ordering, schedule of classes, teaching evaluations, managing course grades, undergraduate overrides and planning community events.