Undergraduate Program Contacts

Department of Human Development and Family Studies

315 Health & Human Development East Building
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802-6504


814-863-7963 (fax)

Professor-in-Charge Undergraduate Programs

Dr. Jennifer Crissman Ishler

Students may seek general assistance in 315 HHDev.-East, which is the administrative center of the HDFS Department and houses the operations of the Professor-in-Charge of the Undergraduate Program, the Undergraduate Student Advisers, the Professor-in-Charge of the Graduate Program, the Head of the Department, and the support staff. Here you will find help and information on advising, drop/add issues, petitions, independent studies, appointments, degree audits, etc. If it is help you need-head for 315 HHDev.-East!

Faculty Contact Information

Please see the faculty contact page for faculty contact information. For information regarding a faculty member's current office hours, contact the main office, 814-863-8000.

Undergraduate Academic Advisers

Devon Thomas

Teresa McGowan

Application Information

Apply online for admission to Penn State