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Office of Academic Affairs and Advising

The Office of Academic Affairs and Advising at Stuart School of Business supports Stuart’s academic initiatives, collaborates with campus colleagues to set academic policies, and enriches the student experience by:

  • Providing personalized and holistic academic advising in a supportive environment
  • Partnering with students to set academic, professional, and personal goals
  • Connecting students to academic and co-curricular resources at Illinois Tech

Graduate Advising

Students in master’s programs at Stuart are advised by Justine Grant and Yesenia Alarcon.

How to Contact Us

E-mail us for quick questions and conversations.

Walk-in advising hours at Conviser Law Center

  • Students will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis, and no appointments are required or taken
  • When you arrive, check in at the reception desk by Room 401C; when it is your turn, you will be instructed into your advisor’s office
  • For the most up-to-date walk-in advising hours, check the What’s Next weekly newsletter

Individual academic advising is available by phone, Google Meet, or in person. If you are unable to attend walk-in advising hours, email Justine or Yesenia to schedule an appointment.

Look out for advisor emails directly from your advisor. These are scheduled to come out approximately once a month with the most important advising information.


Justine Grant
Justine Grant, Senior Director, Academic Affairs and Advising

Profile and contact information


Yesenia Alarcon
Yesenia Alarcon, Academic Advisor

Profile and contact information


Note for M.S. in Management Science and Analytics students:

Download the following document for additional information about the program and curriculum.

Stuart School of Business

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