Physiology Advisors

Advising Updates and Coronavirus Information Resources

Currently Physiology advisors will not have in-person appointments or drop-in advising. Please use Trellis to schedule a phone or Zoom appointment with your advisor.

Department of Physiology Weekly Updates
Get the latest updates from our team of PSIO advisors, including registration dates and deadlines, course information, and opportunities outside the classroom.

Emergency Fund
If you need emergency financial support, you may qualify for the Arizona Student Emergency Fund.


Spring 2020 Grading Updates:

Resources available during this time:

Wifi Resources: We are utilizing your anonymous survey responses to inform both department level approaches to supporting our students, and University wide initiatives. We've already heard from students that accessing reliable WIFI may still be a challenge in some areas. Click here to view internet options including multiple campus WIFI hotspots, and special discounts and rates through external internet providers. University of Arizona does not promote or endorse any specific internet vendor. Click here to view a list of Wifi Resources on the Navajo and Hopi Reservations.

Student Resources and Support

COVID-19 Information - Spanish Language

Follow @PSIOAmbassadors and @ArizonaAdvising on Instagram 

Priority Registration Help

Shifting Your Learning to an Online Format

Online Tutoring:


The Physiology Undergraduate Advising Office is located in the Ina Gittings Building and can be reached at 520-621-4850 or 520-621-2785. The office is staffed by our professional academic advisors who are currently available by email, phone or Zoom to assist you in understanding the policies, requirements, and procedures associated with a university education. They can help you learn more about the options and opportunities available for your undergraduate education and for your future career plans. Academic advising is strongly recommended for all Physiology and Medical Sciences majors. 

Students entering the University of Arizona with an interest in the Physiology and Medical Sciences major should either attend an orientation session or contact the Physiology Undergraduate Advising Office prior to registering for classes. Current students who are interested in changing their major to Physiology and Medical Sciences can review curriculum materials and schedule an appointment with an academic advisor.   

Physiology and Medical Sciences Major Academic Advisors

Andrea Caffrey, Academic Advisor II
Ina Gittings, Room 107

  • Advises physiology major students with last names A-C.
  • New Student Coordinator.

Jane Comden, Academic Advisor I
Ina Gittings, Room 104

  • Advises physiology major student with last names N-R.

Monique Pena, Senior Academic Advisor I
Ina Gittings, Room 111
  • Advises physiology major student with last names D-H.
  • Transfer Student Coordinator.


Jennifer Koehmstedt, Academic Advisor II
Ina Gittings, Room 105A

  • Advises physiology major students with last names I-M. 
Miranda Schubert, Academic Advisor II
Ina Gittings, Room 109
  • Advises physiology major students with last names S-Z.
  • Recruitment Coordinator.