Advisement | History | SIU

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College of Liberal Arts

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The College of Liberal Arts (CoLA) advisement office is located in Faner Hall 1229 (door 6). The School of Education advisement office is located in Wham 122. Students should meet with their History advisor before signing up for courses each semester.

The CoLA History advisor is Mr. Thomas Price. He can be reached at (618) 453-3388 or by email at The School of Education History advisor is Ms. Melanye Merryll. She can be reached at (618) 453-6340 or by email at Mr. Price’s and Ms. Merryll's advisement hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. If you have general questions about the History program, contact the program at or the History Chair at

You can also contact the Director of Undergraduate Studies in History for advisement. The Director is Dr. Joseph Sramek. His email is and his telephone is (618) 536-2233.