Advising Staff

The Advising Staff in the Business Student Success Center is dedicated to providing students with comprehensive advice to best address academic concerns as well as give a student's perspective on what courses are the best to take within each business major.  If you would like to meet with a specific advisor, please refer to the hours and days listed below. 

Sandi Nelson, Director of Undergraduate Advising

Sandi NelsonThe University of Montana’s College of Business allows each student to take advantage of a wide range of diverse educational opportunities. Working with each unique individual is necessary to ensure the success they expect from an education at our institution. Sandi Nelson, a native of Medicine Lake, MT, came to the University of Montana in the fall of 2005 and has since earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, a Certificate in Entertainment Management, and, in Spring 2011, a Master degree of Business Administration.

Sandi meets specifically with the below populations of students:

        • DSS Students
        • 4Bear Students
        • Prospective Students
        • Vet Students

Sandi's goal is to ensure that students get as much out of their education at the College of Business as she did, and looks forward to an opportunity to encourage the next generation of graduates from the University of Montana.

Phone: (406) 243-6947
Fax: (406) 243-2036

Walk-In Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and Tuesday 8:30 a.m. to 10:00am

All other meetings are by appointment only. You must be one of the above populations to schedule an appointment with Sandi


Student Advisors

Student Advisors can be reached at (406) 243-5971 or The current Business Student Advisors include:

  • Kelley Bygren - Management & Marketing
  • Nancy Greger - Management & Marketing
  • Riley Horigan - Management & Marketing
  • Hayley Lose - Master of Science - Business Analytics (formerly MIS)
  • Emma Meredith - Accounting
  • Sara Shooshtari - Finance