Undergraduate Advising

Undergraduate Advising

Meet your adviser

CMHT Director of Advising (Advises HFMD and DRTL)
Academic Counselor (Advises HMGT M-Z)
Academic Advisor ( Advises HMGT A-L )
Academic Advisor (Advises MDSE and RETL A-L)
Administrative Specialist III
Academic Counselor (Advises MDSE and RETL M-Z )

Frequently Asked Questions

We are located in Chilton Hall, in room 385.

Yes, you must schedule an appointment whenever you want to meet with your advisor. You can either call the CMHT advising office at 940-565-4635, or stop by Chilton 385. You may schedule up to two weeks in advance. Your advisor's availability will vary and becomes particularly erratic around registration. 

GPA requirements for all degrees in CMHT:

  •  A minimum of 2.5 grade point average in all courses completed at UNT; and
  • A minimum of 2.5 grade point average in all coursework attempted, including transfer; and
  • A minimum of 2.5 grade point average in the professional field (major), with minimum grades of C required in all CMHT, DRTL, HFMD, HMGT, MDSE, and RETL courses.

Additional information can be found in the undergraduate catalog.

Dr. Lisa Kennon is our Graduate Coordinator. You can set up a meeting with Dr. Kennon by calling or emailing her directly: 940.565.4257 | kennon@unt.edu

Currently all of our other academic advisors work with undergraduate students.

If you have a general question about academics, scheduling, equivalencies, or need to be connected with campus resources, you can email your advisor.

For more specific questions, your advisor may ask that you schedule an appointment to have your concern adequately addressed.

BS in Digital Retailing (DRTL)

BS in Home Furnishings Merchandising (HFMD)

BS in Merchandising (MDSE)

BS in Retailing (RETL)


These degree requirement sheets reflect the most current catalog year. Please see your advisor to obtain a degree requirement sheet for your specific catalog year.