COVID-19 Information

As we work together to battle the coronavirus, we will continue to offer safe instruction in the classroom. The American Indian Studies office(s) are open, and working in accordance with the guidelines recommended by CDC and the university, and we are continuing to provide student, staff, and faculty assistance. If you need further assistance we can be reached Monday-Friday 8am-5pm Mountain Standard Time at 520-626-8143, or by email to

Get COVID-19 updates and information for the University of Arizona community. Also, see SBS resources regarding instruction and learning.

Undergraduate Advising

AIS Advisor (Major and Minor):

Christopher Cruz
Email: (best mode of contact)
Phone: (520) 621-7438
Office: BASC 404

You can schedule an advising appointment with AIS Advisor, Christopher Cruz through the Trellis Website: You can also view drop-in advising hours through this same system.

Advising Topics

  • Declaring the AIS Major or Minor
  • AIS Degree/Graduation Requirements
  • Official Senior Degree Check
  • Transfer Course Evaluation
  • Academic Warning, Probation or Inelgibility
  • AIS Course Options

Schedule advising appointments through the Trellis Website:

AIS Major (B.A.) - Full Grad Plan (PDF)

AIS Minor - Checklist (Word Doc)

Director of Undergraduate Studies:

Dr. Amy Fatzinger
Email: (best mode of contact)
Phone: (520) 621-8440
Office: Harvill 235B
Please email for an appointment


  • Awards and Scholarships
  • Careers Opportunities
  • Course Options
  • Engagement Opportunities
  • Graduate School and Professional School Preparation
  • Honors in American Indian Studies
  • Internships
  • Independent Study Opportunities

File attachments: 

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