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Advisors are available to meet with you through Teams video, phone and in person. You can find detailed information about each advisors availability in their scheduling links below.  If you have questions, our team is happy to assist. Contact us at


Student Success in the School of the Arts

Student Success is our business. SOA advisors are experts in SOA curriculum, UVU policy, and campus resourses. We are here to help you navigate your college experience. Whenever you are not sure what to do next, ask your academic advisor.
You can learn more about what student success means in the School of the Arts


Click on "Schedule an Appointment" to view Online Drop-in Hours.

Not sure who your advisor is? Log in to, select the “Students” tab, click “My Academics” and scroll down until you see “My Advisor Information” where you will see the name and contact information of your assigned advisor.

Hannah Azar


Hannah Azar




  • All new freshman below 30 credits

Deanna Pitts


Portrait of Deanna Pitts
  • AS/AA-Art & Design (A-H)
  • BA/BS-Art & Design (A-H)
  • BA-Art History
  • Art History Minor
  • BFA-Dance/Ballet

Kristy Giles


Portrait of Kristy Giles
  • CC-Art & Design (A-L)
  • AA/AS-Art & Design (Q-Z)
  • BFA-Art & Design/Painting, Drawing, and Printmaking
  • BFA-Art & Design/Photography
  • BFA-Art & Design/Sculpture & Ceramics
  • BA/BS-Art & Design (Q-Z)
  • AS-Dance
  • BFA Dance/Modern
  • AS/AA-Theatre Arts
  • BA-Theatre Arts
  • AAS-Art & Design/Photography

John-David Sorensen


Portrait of John-David Sorensen
  • AAS-Art & Design/Graphic Design
  • AAS-Art & Design/Illustration
  • AS/AA-Art & Design (I-P)
  • BFA-Art & Design/Graphic Design
  • BFA-Art & Design/Illustration
  • BA/BS-Art & Design (I-P)
  • BS-Dance/Ballroom
  • CC-Art & Design (M-Z)

Clark Slater


Portrait of Clark Slater
  • AS-Music
  • BS/BA-Music
  • BM-Commercial Music
  • BM-Performance
  • CP-Music Technology
  • Minor-Music
  • CP-Theatre Technology
  • BFA-Theatre Arts

Andrea Calaway


Andrea Calaway
  • BS- Art Education
  • BS-Dance Education
  • BS-Music Education
  • BS-Theatre Education



Schedule an Appointment /
View Online Drop-in Hours

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To Schedule Appointments:

Phone: 801.863.5397

In Person: GT 630

Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

(Walk in hours are for 5-10 minute questions only. All new students must book with an advisor.)