Academic Advising

Who Will Advise Me?

For general inquiries, please email watsonadvising@uncw.edu.

Main Campus Elementary Education (Based on last name):

A-C & Watson Student Leaders
LeAnne Smith
910-962-7348
smithlw@uncw.edu
D-J
Allison Rankin
910-962-2291
rankina@uncw.edu
K-Z
Tanya Malacinski
910-962-7357
malacinskit@uncw.edu

Extension Elementary Education in Onslow, Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin, Sampson and Carteret Counties:

Brenna Johnson
910-355-2311
Johnsonb@uncw.edu

Middle Grades Education:

LeAnne Smith
910-962-7348
smithlw@uncw.edu

Education of Young Children (Early Childhood) Undergrad & Licensure/Certification:

Allison Rankin
910-962-2291
rankina@uncw.edu

Special Education:

All Pre-Special Education Majors:
Allison Rankin
910-962-2291
rankina@uncw.edu
General Curriculum Admitted Students:
Allison Rankin
910-962-2291
rankina@uncw.edu
 
Adapted Curriculum Admitted Students:
Linda Mechling
910-962-7736
mechlingl@uncw.edu

Secondary (Grades 9-12) License in Social Studies, Science, Math and English; Allied (with licensure) PE, Music, Foreign Language:

Tanya Malacinski
910-962-7357
malacinskit@uncw.edu