Contact Academic Advising Office

Lorna T. Hamill
AES major and Diversity Minor Academic Counselor

Office: Padelford (PDL) B-504 (5th floor, middle tower section)
Phone: (206) 221-0664

Email: or
Office Hours: M-F, 9a - 3p (out daily 12 - 1p)

Schedule an appointment and be certain to include your UWID and student number

Self-Care and Community Resources or call 206-221-0664

International Student Services

Updated information regarding the most recent US Homeland Security announcement can be found on the ISS website:

Campus Writing Resources

The UW Center for Learning and Undergraduate Enrichment (CLUE) CLUE offers drop-in tutoring, discussions sessions led by graduate and senior undergraduate students, and a writing center. For more information, visit their website:

Other UW and on-line resources are available:

Other UW Resources

UW Libraries Ethnic Studies Area Specialists

Area specialist are available in the UW Odegaard and Suzzallo libraries to assist students interested in AES topics, including this Racial Justice Resource guide. Mr. Harry Murphy is the Coordinating Selector for the American Ethnic Studies area. He can be reached at 543-2060 or

Black Lives Matter

In solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and the fight against systemic racism, anti-Blackness, and police brutality, the Simpson Center for the Humanities has compiled an updated list of videos, websites, articles, books, research clusters, and other resources from Simpson Center-affiliated scholars.


Remember: Many questions can be answered by reading the major requirements page in the Programs & Courses section on this website.