Academic Associates

Southern Illinois University



Academic Associates

The College of Health and Human Sciences Academic Associates serve as peer student mentors for CHHS undergraduate students. Under the supervision of the college Recruitment and Retention Coordinator, Academic Associates assist with both academic and non-academic student concerns and issues. Our Academic Associates can help students with time management skills, academic planning, serve as a liaison between students and CHHS administration, and connect students with campus resources. Academic Associates are here to help all SIU CHHS students succeed!


Robert FletcherHello everyone! My name is Robert Fletcher and I am a junior in the Architecture program. I am from Lansing, IL, which is about 20 minutes south of Chicago. Feel free to send me an email any time or stop by the office if you have any questions, concerns, or just want to chat.  

My office hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 1:00pm -3:00pm.
Office: Quigley Hall, Room 409
Phone: 618/453-2513



headshot for angelinaHello everyone! My name is Angelina Kapp, I am one of your CHHS Academic Associates, and I am a student in the Aviation Flight and Aviation Technologies programs. I am here to assist with any concerns, or questions that you may have regarding campus, getting connected with other students and groups, adjusting to classes, or questions about CHHS or SIU in general. Please feel free to email me any time or stop by the office. 

My office hours are Monday & Wednesday, 11:00am – 1:00pm and Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am-10:00am & 12:30pm - 3:00pm. 
Office: Transportation Education Center, Room 242C
Phone: 618/453-0281


Apply to be a CHHS Academic Associate

Are you interested in assisting students with their transition to SIU, help students connect to SIU and CHHS communities and resources, and serve as a peer mentor? If so, please visit the student job board and apply.