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Joel Waters

Academic Adviser, Instructor

308H Ford Building
University Park, PA 16802
(fax) 814-865-8133

Joel provides academic advising to declared CSD majors in their junior and senior years, including transfer students and those transitioning to University Park from other campuses. He is available to help students plan for their curricular and career goals, and to assist with course selection and creating a personalized academic plan.

Joel also manages transfer credits, submits course petitions, and teaches the CSD first-year seminar.


M.A., History, Villanova University, 2013

B.A., History, Penn State, 2010

B.A., Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies, Penn State, 2010

Professional Experience

Academic Adviser for the Penn State Division of Undergraduate Studies

Courses Taught

PSU 14 First-Year Seminar

Advising appointments

To make an appointment with Joel, log in to Starfish. From the Home page, click on Success Network to bring up a list of instructors and advisers. Select your Joel Waters and choose an appointment slot from the available times. If you are not currently a Penn State student, please call 814-867-3375 to make an appointment.

Advising offices for Communications Sciences and Disorders are in 308 Ford Building. Please check in at the Starfish Kiosk upon arrival.