Advising (Courses & Careers)

Getting your questions answered in a timely manner is important to us.  As a student in the Department of Agriculture, Veterinary & Rangeland Sciences (AVRS), you have many resources available to you. Please use these guidelines to determine who best to contact.

The CABNR Student Center will provide academic advising for all freshman and sophomore students in AVRS.

To schedule an appointment with the College Student Center call 775-784-1634 or email student_center@cabnr.unr.edu (please include your first and last name, NSHI ID and days and times that you can meet.)

The professional advisors at the CABNR Student Center have the experience and knowledge to answer questions such as the following:

  • What classes are required for a specific major and/or minor?
  • Can I get some help using the tools in MyNevada (e.g., academic planner)?
  • What classes should I take next semester?
  • Can you release an advising hold for me in MyNevada?
  • I have several transfer credits. How are they being counted toward my degree?
  • I need to drop a class. How will this impact my graduation timeline?
  • Can you help me file an appeal for the excess credit fee charges?
  • I don’t have a prerequisite for a required course. What are my options?
  • I have a time conflict with a required course. What are my options?
  • Am I on track to graduate?

Juniors & Seniors Career Advice

Please see the academic faculty listed below for your major If you have questions such as…

  • What upper division classes (300's & 400's) should I take?
  • What can I do with my degree?
  • What are employers looking for in graduates with my degree?
  • What is the employment outlook for graduates with my degree?
  • How can I enhance the likelihood of being successful in obtaining an internship related to my major?
  • Should I consider post-graduate education? How will my degree prepare me for graduate school?
tracy shane

Agricultural Science &
Rangeland Ecology & Management

coretta patterson

Veterinary Science
(Last Names A-L)

mike teglas

Veterinary Science
(Last Names M-Z)