ECON Advising Office

OAK 309
(860) 486-3022

Please include your Student ID # (ie: 1234567) in the SUBJECT Line for ALL emails. This will make it easier for us to get back to you with your correct information in a more timely manner.


Advising Appointments

Fall Office Schedule:

Rebecca is in-office Monday-Wednesday and virtual only Thursday and Friday

Lauren is virtual only Monday and Wednesday and In-office Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Click here to schedule an appointment

You may make an appointment with your assigned advisor. Click here to request to change your advisor

All available appointments are listed on Nexus. Check back for openings due to cancellations.

For a virtual advising appointment, we are using WebEx, a meeting space online available to UConn staff, students and faculty. Schedule a time here: NEXUS and select “Online Webex appointment”. You will receive a confirmation email with instructions.
For a phone appointment, schedule an appt here: NEXUS and select “Phone appointment.”  You will receive a confirmation email with instructions.
For quick questions, use NEXUS and select the Drop-In option to meet with a Peer Academic Assistant. See the Drop In Hours below

You may also use this QR code to be directed to our Drop-In option on Nexus. 

Drop-In QR code

Drop In Hours for Fall 2021:

Monday: 9am-2pm

Tuesday: TBD

Wednesday: 9am-2pm

Thursday: TBD

Friday: 9am-12pm; 12:30-2:30pm

If you would like to discuss your courses or questions via email, please email . Our Peer Academic Assistants are assisting us with emails. Be sure to include your Studentadmin ID# (ie: 1234567)


Academic Advisors 

Rebecca Laroche Walker

Rebecca Laroche Walker
Academic Advisor







Lauren Munyard


Lauren Munyard
Academic Advisor






Peer Academic Assistants:


Drop-Ins are available on NEXUS



Prasad Gosavi

Peer Academic Assistant (PAA)

Senior ECON/POLS Double Major

Honors Student

Email PAA




ECON Faculty Advising

To schedule an advising appointment with Dr. Dick Langlois (Honors or Study Abroad), Dr. Metin Cosgel (internships), or other ECON faculty: email them directly

Please see the list of Faculty Advisors for assistance on any Economics field questions or concerns, including career goals and exploration, graduate school planning, and advice within the economics curriculum.


Prof. Kenneth Couch is the Director of Undergraduate Studies for ECON at UConn. To meet with him, make an appointment or see him during office hours.  

Prof. Kenneth Couch 

325 Oak Hall

Office Hours





Honors Students

Prof. Olivier Morand is the assigned advisor for ECON honors students. To meet with him, make an appointment or see him during office hours.  

Prof. Olivier Morand


326 Oak Hall

Office Hours



Internship Questions

Prof. Metin Cosgel is the ECON Internship Advisor. To meet with him, make an appointment or see him during office hours.

Prof. Metin Cosgel
ECON Internship Program Course Instructor, Storrs Campus                                       


322 Oak Hall 

Office Hours



Study Abroad Advising

For Study Abroad advising appointments, make an appointment with Dr. Dick Langlois or see him during office hours.

langloisDr. Richard Langlois



304 Oak Hall

Office Hours


To discuss abroad programs, application and enrollment, students should meet with Valerie Jenkelunas in the Experiential Global Learning (EGL) Office by making an appointment with her.


New ECON Major Advising

New Economics majors need to make an appointment with an academic advisor for an initial meeting: Make an Appointment Here.

The required new ECON major advising appointments have been suspended until further notice. If you are a new major, you do not need to meet with us at this time. No enrollment holds have been placed by the ECON Dept this semester.

Otherwise, ECON majors are not required to meet with an advisor every semester and will not have an enrollment hold placed prior to course registration. However, you are welcome and encouraged to meet with an advisor at any time for any further questions.


ECON Office Assistants

Anne Bugos


Anne Bugos

ECON Office Assistant

Senior Psychological Sciences/HDFS Double Major






Emily Cochefski


Emily Cochefski

ECON Office Assistant

Sophomore ECON Major






Joshua Waxman


Joshua Waxman

ECON Office Assistant

Senior ECON/Human Rights Double Major

Honors Student