Joe Clifford


Position Title
Undergraduate Program Advisor

  • Computer Science
Kemper 2063

Undergraduate advisor for students in the two undergraduate majors administered by the department: computer science (CS) in the College of Letters and Science and computer science and engineering (CSE) in the College of Engineering. 

  • Prepares class schedules and course approval forms
  • Coordinates student petitions and exception requests
  • Coordinates quarterly course prerequisite screening for enrolled and waitlisted students, as well as PTAs (permission to add numbers)
  • Assists with the development and implementation of outreach, recruitment, admissions and retention efforts for undergraduate students. 
  • Represents the department at outreach and recruitment functions that include, among others: preview day, high school scholars day, campus open house week, Picnic Day, annual student orientations, parent/student visitations and advisor meetings.
  • For the CSE major, coordinates ongoing review and evaluation by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and Computing Sciences Accreditation Commission (CSAC)