Helping Into, Through, and Beyond College

Principia's Academic and Career Advising office (ACA) has a nationally recognized program that develops self-awareness and lifelong learning skills, leading you to a vibrant educational experience valued by graduate schools and employers worldwide.



Location: School of Government (terrace level, room 064)

Principia College
Academic and Career Advising
1 Maybeck Place
Elsah, IL 62028 

Office Hours:
8 am–5 pm Monday–Friday


Front Desk
On-campus: ext. 5770
Phone: 618.374.5770
Fax: 618.374.5773
Toll Free: 800.277.4648


Academic and Career Advising Team

Midge Browning
Director, Academic Advisor
On-campus: ext. 5776
Phone: 618.374.5776 or 800.277.4648, ext. 2800
Fax: 618.374.5773

Shannon Briggs
Career Education Coordinator, Academic Advisor
On-campus: ext. 5775
Phone: 618.374.5775 or 800.277.4648, ext. 2807
Fax: 618.374.5773

Linda Hannan
Internship Coordinator, Special Major Advisor, Academic Advisor
On-campus: ext. 5778
Phone: 618.374.5778 or 800.277.4648, ext. 2805
Fax: 618.374.5773

Kristin Halsey
New Student Advising Coordinator, Student Ombudsman, Academic Advisor
On-campus: ext. 5777
Phone: 618.374.5777 or 800.277.4648, ext. 2805
Fax: 618.374.5773

John Lane
Career Programs and Employer Relations Coordinator, Academic Advisor
On-campus: ext. 5772
Phone: 618.374.5772 or 800.277.4648, ext. 2805
Fax: 618.374.5773


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