Student Services faculty

Left to right: Amanda Wells, Matt Manz, Samantha Williams, Lauren Petrie, Marnie Owen, Mary Wozniak, Genevieve Anthony. 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.

Fall 2018 Office Hours

We are located in Votey Hall, room 301. Our office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, if you are in need of advising or assistance, we recommend calling ahead or scheduling an appointment by emailing

Academic Advisors hold office hours Monday through Thursday, 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM.
Career Advising office hours with Lauren Petrie are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM.
Accelerated Masters Program office hours with Samantha Williams are Tuesdays from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM.

***Career Advising Office Hours will not be held on Thursday, October 18th

We encourage you to work with your assigned advisor but all students are welcome to speak with a Student Services advisor during office hours.

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)


Meet the Team


Marnie Owen - Assistant Dean of Student Services

 Marnie Owen

Genevieve Anthony - Academic Advisor

Matt Manz - Academic Advisor

 Matt Manz

Lauren Petrie - Coordinator Career Readiness Program

 Lauren Petrie

Amanda Wells - Academic Advisor

Amanda Wells

Samantha Williams - Graduate Programs Coordinator

 Samantha Williams