Questions about FSU Panama City admissions, programs, campus, COVID-19 response or current hours of operation?
Call the FSU PC Promise Information Number (24/7): (850) 832-5649.


Effective immediately, remote advising is available for all FSU PC students. Because this is the peak time for course registration, appointments are strongly recommended. Please email your assigned academic advisor directly or our general Panama City advising email at from your FSU student email address to schedule an appointment. Students may also call the Academic Advising & Student Success Center at (850) 770-2288 and we will connect you with an advisor as soon as one is available.

To initiate a late course drop, follow the steps described in this short video. Please contact the Academic Advising & Student Success Center at or call (850) 770-2288 if you need further assistance.

If you need to withdraw from the entire semester (dropping ALL classes) due to extenuating circumstances, please contact Dr. Kimberly Leath at (850) 770-2172 or

We encourage students also to notify their academic advisor if they intend to withdraw from all courses for a semester.

Undergraduate Academic Advisors contact information:

  • Ellen Truchon, Senior Academic Advisor, (Computer Science, Social Work)
  • Jenna Hallenbeck, Academic Advisor, (Hospitality, Entrepreneurship, Professional Communication, Psychology, Recreation Tourism & Events, Freshmen/Exploratory First Year students)
  • Cindy McGehee, Academic Advisor, (Crime Scene Investigation, Law Enforcement Intelligence/Operations, Social Sciences, Accounting, Business Administration, Elementary Education).
  • Engineering students should contact their faculty adviser.

Students should schedule an advising session each semester before registration.

Advising appointments generally are 30 minutes each. Advisors are available from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Fridays. Students who are unable to make appointments during normal business hours may make evening appointments.

To schedule an appointment or to ask a question, email or call (850) 770-2288. Be sure to include your full name and a phone number in your message.

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Tomorrow Brock

Enrollment Management Officer
Holley C117
(850) 770-2288



Jenna Hallenbeck

Academic Advisor
Holley C117-D
(850) 770-2127


Cindy McGehee

Academic Advisor
Holley C117-D
(850) 770-2126



Ellen Truchon

Senior Academic Advisor
Holley C117-B
(850) 770-2263