Undergraduate Programs Office Directory

CLAS Undergraduate Programs


Cornelia Lang

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education

  • Undergraduate curriculum
  • Academic policies and procedures
  • Undergraduate teaching and advising
  • Academic standards, probation, dismissal, misconduct, grievances
  • Student success and retention

Diane Hauser

Director, Academic Advising, CLAS

  • Undergraduate advising
  • CLAS Advising Network
  • UI Advise

Jennifer Bertrand

Director, Academic Policies and Student Services

  • Academic standards
  • Academic policies and procedures
  • Undergraduate records
  • Probation and dismissal
  • Credit by examination
  • World language substitutions
  • World language proficiency testing for languages not taught at UI

Monica Madura

Director, Retention and Student Services

  • Academic standards 
  • Probation and dismissal
  • Student retention and graduation initiatives
  • Compliance
  • First-year, second-year, and transfer student experience
  • CLAS scholarships

Amy Korthank

Senior Associate Director, Academic Support

  • Undergraduate academic misconduct
  • Complaints related to academic matters 
  • Probation and dismissal
  • Early Intervention Team
  • Dean's certification forms

Molly Rechkemmer

Associate Director, Student Services

  • Probation and dismissal
  • Credit by examination
  • Dean's certification forms

Matthew Shadle

Academic Assessment Coordinator

  • Assessment of undergraduate curriculum
  • General Education Curriculum Committee (GECC)

Maureen O'Neill

Administrative Services Specialist

  • Scheduling for Associate Dean Lang
  • Office Manager
  • CLAS scholarships
  • Student services
  • Special projects

Adam Jaschen

Administrative Services Coordinator

  • Student services
  • Special projects
  • Dean's Student Advisory Committee (DSAC)
  • Phi Beta Kappa administrator

Kyle McEvilly

Admissions Manager, CLAS

  • Coordinate CLAS recruitment activities
  • Office of Admissions liaison
  • CLAS student ambassadors
  • CLAS scholarships

Kaitlin Franzen-Shehu

Admissions Counselor, CLAS

Connor Olson

Admissions Counselor, CLAS