Academic Advising

Welcome to the ECON Advising Office

Phone: (860) 486-3022
Address: Oak Hall 309

Advising Options

Our office offers the follow options for advising:

  1. Drop-In Advising with a Peer Academic Assistant (In-Person)
  2. Advising via email (
  3. Advising Appointments with your advisor (Rebecca or Lauren, either Virtual or In-Person)

Drop-In Advising 

For quick questions or drop-in advising, you may meet with our Peer Academic Assistants  in OAK 309.


Monday 10am - 4:30pm Thursday 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Tuesday 12:30pm - 4:30pm Friday 10am - 2:30pm
Wednesday 10am - 4:30pm

Advising via Email

If you would like to discuss your courses or questions via email, please email economics@uconn.eduWhen emailing, please include your Student ID # (ie: 1234567) in the SUBJECT Line. This will provide a quicker and more accurate response.

Advising Appointments

Webex Room Mon Tues Weds Thurs Fri
Rebecca In Office In Office In Office Virtual Virtual
Lauren Virtual In Office Virtual In Office In Office

Schedule an appointment

Please make an appointment with your assigned advisor. All available appointments are listed on Nexus. Check back for openings due to cancellations.

Who is my advisor?

Academic Advisors 

Rebecca Laroche Walker Rebecca Laroche Walker
Academic Advisor
Lauren Munyard
Academic Advisor

Click here to change your advisor.


Emily Cochefski

Junior Finance Major

Annelise Montuori

Junior Finance/Economics Dual Degree

Amanda Rodrigues

Junior Economics/Sociology Double Major

New ECON Major Advising

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

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.

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

Director of Undergraduate Studies for ECON

325 Oak Hall

Office Hours

Prof. Olivier Morand


326 Oak Hall

Office Hours

Prof. Metin Cosgel

ECON Internship Program Course Instructor, Storrs Campus


322 Oak Hall

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