Commonwealth Campus Students

All College of Engineering students at Commonwealth Campuses can find their assigned a faculty advisor in Starfish or check the contact information below.

Contact and Referral Representatives for the College of Engineering
Campus Representative Email Phone
Penn State Abington Masataka (Masa) Okutsu 215-881-7562
Penn State Altoona Adam Plucinski 814-949-5236
Penn State Beaver James Hendrickson 724-773-3859
Penn State Berks Amir Barakati 610-396-6340
Penn State Brandywine Charles Helou or Robin Stokes or 610-892-1453 or 610-892-1392
Penn State DuBois Daudi Waryoba 814-375-4835
Penn State Erie, The Behrend College David Beevers 814-898-6642
Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus Nathaniel Bohna 724-430-4109
Penn State Greater Allegheny Eric Lipsky 412-675-9143
Penn State Harrisburg, The Capital College Richard Ciocci 717-948-6095
Penn State Hazelton Will Yourey 570-450-3084
Penn State Lehigh Valley Harold Scholz 610-285-5279
Penn State Mont Alto Khaled Amleh 717-749-6208
Penn State New Kensington Ruth Herstek 724-334-6094
Penn State Schuylkill Michael Gallis 570-385-6053
Penn State Scranton Majid Chatsaz 570-963-2578
Penn State Shenango Billie Jean Horvath 724-983-2862
Penn State Wilkes-Barre Salvatore Marsico 570-675-9125
Penn State World Campus Dawn Coder 814-867-3667
Penn State York Mary Ritchey 717-718-6765


The Engineering Advising Center (EAC) serves as the academic advising resource for students in pre-major status (ENGR) at University Park. Once students have been admitted to a College of Engineering major, they will be assigned to a faculty adviser in that major.

Engineering Advising Center

208 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-863-1033