Appointment Scheduling

Academic Advisors assist current Bellevue College students who are working to complete a certificate or Associate’s Degree. Advisors focus on specific pathways, and students meet with the pathway advisor that is in line with their education and career goal. Click on the “Explore Pathways” tab below to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

If you have questions or concerns you can submit a ticket or call our department at 425-564-2212.

Advisors meet with students based on pathways. Advisor calendars show availability 14 days in advance. If you do not see any appointments that meet your availability, please check back daily. Unless otherwise specified, appointments are around 30 minutes and are held virtually either by phone or microsoft teams video.

  • If you are a  new student you must complete the New Student Process before you can meet with an advisor.
  • If you have questions about a Bachelor degree program at Bellevue College, please contact the chair or program manager for your program of interest. They’ll be able to give you specific information about the degree and its requirements.
  • If you are in our Running Start program at BC then you will need to meet with your running start advisor.
  • If you are a prospective student please meet with an admissions advisor.

Find Your Pathway, Meet With An Advisor!

Business is a broad field of study that is always changing and evolving to meet the needs of our rapidly changing world. Understanding the management of people and resources is a skill set that can be employed to aid in the advancement of our planet, regardless of what industry or professional path you select.

Learn More About Pathway

Academic Advising works with students once they have completed New Student Process.

Yanhan Zhao

Yanhan Zhao

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment

Performing & Visual Arts  may be right for you if you want to create, engage, explore, and/or teach in any visual or performing arts (including, but not limited to, Art, Dance, Drama, Digital Media, Interior Design, and Music)!

Learn More About Pathway

Academic Advising works with students once they have completed New Student Process.

Shavon English

Shavón English

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment

Visual and Performing Arts Contact

Are you seeking a job that will allow you to have a positive impact on the world? Do you enjoy exploratory, hands-on learning? Do you want to address complex challenges with cutting-edge tools and technology?

If you responded yes to any of these questions, consider pursuing a career in STEM!  This pathway’s classes help students design, research, problem-solving, and creativity skills. This pathway can lead to a variety of rewarding, well-paid, and in-demand jobs.

Learn More About STEM Pathway

Academic Advising works with students once they have completed New Student Process.

Nate Goodman

Nate Goodman

Pronouns: He/Him/ His

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Jonny Diehl

Jonny Diehl

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Schedule Appointment

STEM Contact

  • 425-564-2321

Almost every job makes substantial use of computers. Almost everything you interact with relies on software, whether it’s a digital watch, a smartphone, a television, a car, a gaming system, or banking and retail systems. Business data has the ability to catapult a company far ahead of its competition, increasing brand recognition, organizational efficiency, and profitability.

There are positions available in every industry, including business, communications, health care, manufacturing, and gaming, has openings. Working in this sector gives you the freedom to work from anywhere in the globe, even your own home!

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IBIT Contact

Computer Science Contact

Please check back soon for updates.

Today’s students require a liberal arts education in order to be fully prepared to participate as informed global citizens. Learners cannot concentrate solely on one subject, but rather consider how all disciplines are connected. The Humanities & Communication pathway is for you if you are interested in Cultural & Ethnic Studies, Communication Studies, English, Gender Studies, History, Philosophy, or World Languages.

Learn More About Pathway

Academic Advising works with students once they have completed New Student Process.

Crickett Watt

Crickett Watt

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment


Deanne Eschbach

Deanne Eschbach

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment

Cesar Rangel

Cesar Rangel

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Schedule Appointment

Humanities & Communication Contact

Through the concepts of culture and history, experience and beliefs, privilege and marginalization, explorers of this pathway will get a better understanding of how people’s similarities and differences impact the world. This path will help you better grasp the relationships between human behavior, diversity, power, and institutions in order to pursue human-centered and community based careers.

This pathway is perfect for someone interested in understanding patterns of individual and group behavior, ways in which we develop and learn, and how we impact and are impacted by society, culture, institutions and the environment. 

Learn More About Pathway

Academic Advising works with students once they have completed New Student Process.

Crickett Watt

Crickett Watt

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment

Deanne Eschbach

Deanne Eschbach

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment

Cesar Rangel

Cesar Rangel

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Schedule Appointment

Exploratory Advising

Exploratory students are those who are unsure about their major. Exploring is the key to transitioning from an exploratory student to a student with a career pathway. Whether you are a first-year student looking to define your route or a returning student changing professional aspirations having advising support is critical in achieving your goals.


Student Athlete Advising

From new student orientation until graduation, our advisors provide assistance with all elements of educational planning. Creating quarterly class schedules, major application, degree and graduation preparation, and job research and growth are all part of this process. They also assist student-athletes in becoming engaged and autonomous learners so that they can attain their academic goals at BC.

Academic Advising works with students once they have completed New Student Process.

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Teresa Descher

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment

Student Athlete General Contact

Explore your career in healthcare today. Bellevue College offers entry level Certificate, AA and BAS programs in dynamic high demand allied health professions and pre-professional studies. Bellevue College is a nationally recognized leader in health science education in partnership with prestigious medical centers across the region. 

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Academic Advising works with students once they have completed New Student Process.

Matthew Cartner

Matthew Cartner

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Schedule Appointment

Marina Melnik, HSEWI Advisor

Marina Melnik

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Schedule Appointment

HSEWI Contact

This path teaches core abilities that can lead to new opportunities. We assist you in achieving your objectives by providing support services tailored to your needs. We can assist you with improving your English language abilities in order to achieve personal, professional, or academic objectives. We provide a variety of options for earning your high school certificate or GED.

Learn More About Pathway

If you would like to schedule an appointment related to this pathway, please contact those listed below for more assistance.

Elaine Nutter

Katie Bates

ESL and BATS Contact

How Same Day Advising Works

During the first week of the quarter and first week of registration calendar availability changes. Instead of being able to see availability two weeks in advance, the calendar will open up one day at a time. This means that students will be able to schedule appointments on a first come first serve basis. We advise waking up at 8 am to book an appointment with an advisor so you can be see that day. 

Same Day Advising Dates*

First week of the quarter

  • July 6
  • July 7
  • July 8
  • July 9

Note: Registration for both Summer 2021 and Fall 2021 are May 10-14.

First week of the quarter:

  • September 27
  • September 28
  • September 29
  • September 30
  • December 1

First week of registration for Winter 2022

  • TBD

First week of the quarter:

  • January 3
  • January 4
  • January 5
  • January 6
  • January 7

First week of registration for Spring 2022:

  • November 29
  • November 30
  • December 1
  • December 2
  • December 3

First week of the quarter

  • April 8
  • April 9

First week of registration for Summer 2021 & Fall 2021

  • May 10
  • May 11
  • May 12
  • May 13
  • May 14

First week of the quarter:

  • April 4
  • April 5
  • April 6
  • April 7
  • April 8

First week of registration for Summer 2022 & Fall 2022:

  • TBD

* Dates are based on the Academic Calendar.

Last Updated October 15, 2021