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New Students

Please contact Dr. Birgit Noll (, chair of the Department of Language and Cultural Studies.

Language Majors or Minors

You will be assigned an advisor based on your language of study. The person listed next to the subject of your inquiry will further assist you.

Language Advising
Arabic Sandra Trapani 
Chinese Sandra Trapani 
English for Academic Purposes Rosa Brefeld
French Sandra Trapani
German Carol Jenkins 
Japanese Amy Michael
Latin Sandra Trapani 
Spanish Martha Caeiro
Other Advising Needs
Arts and Sciences Advising Sarah Klekamp
Bachelor of Science in Education / Teaching Certification Kimberly Prather
Placement Test Jim Karslake
Sandra Trapani 
Tutoring Jim Karslake
UMSL Study Abroad Programs Matthew Lockaby