Student Services faculty

The Student Services team welcomes you to the College of Engineering & Mathematical Sciences. We look forward to working with you throughout your time as a UVM student.

Spring 2020 Office Hours

CEMS Student Services is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM in our new home in Perkins Hall, room 101. CEMS Student Services staff members are available by appointment or on a first-come, first-served basis during open office hours. If you are in need of advising or assistance that you expect will require a more in-depth conversation, we recommend calling ahead or scheduling an appointment by emailing

CEMS Student Services holds open office hours for both academic and career advising. Open office hours are ideal for quick (~10 minute) check-ins and questions. Academic advising office hours are held Monday-Thursday from 1:00-3:30 PM. Career advising office hours are held Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00-3:30 PM. Open office hours are staffed as follows:

Genevieve Anthony (academic advising) - Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 1:30 – 3:30pm
Matt Manz (academic advising) - Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 1:30 – 3:30pm
Amanda Wells (academic advising) - Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 1:30 – 3:30pm
Becca Kronenbitter (career advising) - Wednesdays and Thursdays 1:30 – 3:30pm
Sanfeng Miao (accelerated master's program) - Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays 3 – 4pm

Some of the services we provide to current students

  • Primary advising for first year engineering majors and undeclared students in CEMS
  • Secondary advising for all CEMS students
  • Connecting students to available resources on campus
  • Monitoring academic progress
  • Coordinating requests for substitutions, waivers and credit-by-examination
  • Determining degree completion status and eligibility to graduate
  • Notifying faculty when students are missing classes due to serious illness or an emergency
  • Advising on academic components of the study abroad process
  • Certifying students for engineering licensure exams (FE, PE)
  • Providing registration support and assistance with schedule conflicts
  • Implementing the academic standards of the College and in cooperation with the CEMS Studies Committee
  • Coordinating requests for late withdrawals, leaves of absence and incompletes
  • Signing student forms that require the Dean’s signature (for example, the Change of Student Status form)


Genevieve Anthony - Academic Advisor

Matt Manz - Academic Advisor

 Matt Manz

Amanda Wells - Academic Advisor

Amanda Wells

Becca Kronenbitter - CEMS Career Readiness Program Coordinator

Becca Kronenbitter is the Career Readiness Program Coordinator for the College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences (CEMS). Originally from central New Hampshire, Becca earned her B.A. in Sociology at the University of Colorado and her M.Ed. in Counseling and Career Development at Colorado State University. With a background in career counseling, advising, admissions, and case management, Becca enjoys supporting students and employers to develop mutually rewarding connections and opportunities. Beyond her work commitments, Becca enjoys making jewelry, hiking, photography, canoeing, and spending quality time outside and with her pets, friends, and family.