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Rick Kos

  • Graduate Advisor (MUP & MPA programs)
  • Advanced Certificates Advisor (except GIS and CRED)
  • Practitioner in Residence
  • Senior Lecturer
  • Admissions Director
  • Faculty Advisor, Urban Planning Coalition

MRP Regional Planning, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

408-924-5854  |  WSQ 218C

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Kelly Snider

  • Advanced Certificates Advisor, Real Estate Development (CRED) 
  • CRED Director

CREDMCP, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

WSQ 218C


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Ahoura Zandiatashbar

  • GEOG Graduate Advisor
  • Geographic Information Science (GIS) Graduate Advisor
  • Advanced Certificates Advisor, Geographic Information Science (GIS)
  • GEOG Undergraduate Advisor
  • URBP Undergraduate Advisor

Ph.D in Urban Planning and Public Policy, University of Texas at Arlington

408-924-5434  |  CL 406

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Gordon C. Douglas

PhD, University of Chicago

Not teaching Spring 2024

General Advising

The College of Social Sciences Student Success Center (formerly ACCESS) provides advising for undergraduate students majoring or intent to major in any of the departments in The College of Social Sciences.

Phone: 408-924-5363
Location: Clark Hall 240