Welcome to College of the Arts Advising Services!

We’re here to help you navigate the PSU system so you can attain your degree. 

Who we advise

The Design, Creativity, and Performance Pathway provides students with the opportunity to explore the many diverse ways to engage in a creative life. Students will be immersed in an environment of creative inspiration, interaction and study. They will develop their craft by building skills and techniques to deepen their engagement with their individual artistic practices.

Majors include: Architecture, Art Practice, Art History, Graphic Design, Film, Music, Theater Arts, and exploratory students.

*NOTE: Drop-in hours have changed. Please see the calendar, below.


Dean’s Office
College of the Arts
Lincoln Hall 349

Book an appointment

Students in all majors in this Pathway, including Exploratory, are assigned to their advisor based on the last two digits of the PSU ID number. 

TBD -- Last two digits of ID number 00-33
Schedule an appointment:

Ian McCallum--Last two digits of ID number 34-66
Contact: Email or phone (503) 725-3353
To schedule an appointment:

Marie Fiorillo--Last two digits of ID number 67-99 
Contact: Email or phone (503) 725-3352
To schedule an appointment: 

Kristine Evans--Students majoring in Graphic Design, Art Practice & Art History (any ID number)
Contact: Email
To schedule an appointment:

Anna (Pittioni) Law--Pathway Director
Contact: Email or phone (503) 725-2211
To schedule an appointment:

Advising Center Location: Lincoln Hall 349

Drop-in hours

During drop-ins, advisors are available to answer quick questions (15 minutes max) on a first-come, first-serve basis.