Academic Advising


Welcome to Undergraduate Advising in the Department of Geography at
The Ohio State University!

We look forward to getting to know you!


As the Department of Geography continues to welcome our students to campus, we are committed to following new health and wellness protocols in order to keep our community safe and healthy. For that reason, academic advising will move to a hybrid delivery.

Department of Geography Undergraduate Advising Location:

1049 Derby Hall
154 North Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210

You may call 614-292-6961, to request scheduling an appointment to meet with Jocelyn Nevel or virtual appointments with Dr. Karen Royce, a Senior Advisor assisting all Geography majors at this time.

You may schedule through OnCourse to meet with Jocelyn Nevel OR Dr. Karen Royce (select Earth Science as the major, to meet with Dr. Royce and be sure to fill in the reason for your appointment in the comments section, so that she can be aware of which major and topic you need assistance with).

Appointment Scheduling:

Current Students:                                 or call 614-292-6961

Major Change Appointments:             or call 614-292-6961

Our Services:

We understand our students have busy schedules so we strive to keep you informed with email notifications and appointment availability.  Please be sure to review all emails from the Geography Department and your Academic Advisor for the latest updates regarding course offerings, deadlines, opportunities, and department events.

Other Helpful Links:

Major Curriculum Sheets 

Internship for Credit

Transfer Credit