skip to content


Welcome to the College of Health Sciences Advising page!  Advising plays a large part of your ability to plan and succeed at TWU.  All of the advisors in the College of Health Sciences are eager to help you with your academic and career goals.  The information provided below will help you get to the people you need, as well as some other important information.  We look forward to hearing from you!


All freshmen (less than 30 earned credit hours) and all pre-Dental Hygiene majors will be advised by Kim Taylor, College Advisor of Health Sciences.
Freshmen and pre-Dental Hygiene advising schedule is as follows:
*March 2nd - 4th & 9th - 13th:  Advising for Athletes, GForce, Honors and Veterans.
*March 12th- Advising is open to all FTIC students and pre-Dental Hygiene students

How to Make an Advising Appointment

Call Kim Taylor at 940-898-3819
Reply to Summer / Fall 2015 Advising email

--Include full name, TWU ID#, major, phone number and available dates and times (whether you call or email)
**Keep appointments: students who are more than 15 minutes late for their appointment will need to reschedule.**

Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

If you are a sophomore, junior, or senior, you need to contact your departmental advisor listed below for instructions on advising, and to make an advising appointment:

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Marian Howard


Dental Hygiene (accepted into program only)

Ms. Patricia Nunn


Health Studies (online program)

David Infante


Health Studies (on campus program)

Dr. Roger Shipley



Janelle Davis


Nutrition and Food Sciences

Sherry Vanatta


**NOTE: Please inform your advisor as soon as possible if you are thinking of changing your major.  You must fill out the proper forms to have your major officially changed in the university system.**

Important Dates

Last day to drop a class without academic penalty:  February 20th
Last day to drop a class or withdraw from the university:  April 3rd
Scholarship applications due:  March 15th
Financial aid priority deadline for Summer/Fall :  March 15th
Financial aid priority deadline for Spring : September 1st

Academic Resources

Science Learning Resource Center (ASSC 365) 940-898-2553
Write Site (CFO 129) 940-898-2341
Math/CSCI Lab (MCL 307) 940-898-2169
Disability Support Services (CFO 106) 940-898-3835
Career Services (HDB 200) 940-898-2950

page updated 3/10/2015 4:11 PM

Academic / Administrative Complaints & Appeals

Course Rotation (pdf)


Download the latest College of Health Sciences newsletter [pdf].

CHS Faculty Receive Annual Awards

Annual awards for scholarship, teaching and service were awarded to several College of Health Sciences faculty. Read More.