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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.

  • For questions and information about academic policies and procedures, contact:
  • Individual academic advising is available by phone, chat, and Google Meet. To schedule an appointment with Justine or Yesenia, use the links below.

Note: M.S. in Management Science students should see the additional information below.


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

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Yesenia Alarcon
Yesenia Alarcon, Academic Advisor

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M.S. in Management Science students:

  • In the fall semester, all master’s students in management science (MSC) must select an area of concentration (if that was not done previously) using eforms in Graduate Degree Works by September 15.
  • Schedule an appointment to meet with Justine Grant for information about advising and registration for your program.
  • For details about course registration and requirements, see the following document:
  • Click here to view MSC course descriptions in the Graduate Bulletin.

Stuart School of Business

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