Sarah Scheidel

Academic Advisor

Academic advisor for Storrs Psychological Sciences major (BA degree), Psychological Sciences minor, and Criminal Justice minor


Spring 2017

Schedule on Sandbox; appointments are 20-30 minutes. Appointment availability will begin on Tuesday, January 31st (after add/drop closes).

Walk-in Hours

Walk-in hours are for quick questions (less than 5-10 minutes); students needing additional time should schedule an appointment. As students are met with on a first-come, first-served basis, students may wait 15 minutes to 1 hour depending on advisor availability. Students can expect longer wait times during peak registration times (typically late October or late March). Please note that hours are subject to change without notice based on office needs. The most up-to-date information will be posted on my office door.

Spring 2017


Day Time Comments
Mondays 3pm-4pm  **No walk-ins March 27th or April 4th**
Tuesdays 3pm-4pm
Wednesdays 2pm-3pm **No walk-ins April 26th**
Thursdays 9am-10am
Fridays 10:00am-11:00am

Can’t make Sarah’s walk-in hours? View walk-in hours for everyone in the Undergraduate Program Office.


Either academic advisor in the Undergraduate Program Office may sign paperwork requiring your psychological sciences advisor’s or department head’s signature. Paperwork can be submitted at any time in person (box outside windows) or via email to You will receive an email with an attached, signed copy when your paperwork is processed, which is usually within one week. (If you need to self-submit your signed paperwork to another office, you will be emailed when it is signed and ready to be picked up.) If you would like to submit your paperwork directly to an advisor, please arrange to visit during walk-in hours.

Contact Regarding

  • Academic advising for psychological sciences students pursuing the BA degree at Storrs
  • Criminal justice minor
  • Transfer credit reevaluations
  • New student group advising


Sarah received her B.A. in Psychology at Bay Path University and then moved to Boston, Massachusetts to get her M.S. in Applied Educational Psychology with a concentration in College Student Development Counseling from Northeastern University. She recently completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership at the University of Hartford.

Sarah was born and raised in Connecticut and has lived here most of her life. When Sarah is not working with UConn students, she enjoys cooking, spending time with her family and friends, and catching up on her favorite TV shows. Sarah is also very competitive, which is on display in her many fantasy football leagues or when she is competing in chili cook-offs.

Contact Information
Office LocationBOUS 100A