Office location:

Chilton Hall, Room 385

Office hours:

8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Monday through Friday

Current Students


Future students: please give us a call



Undergraduate Advising


The CMHT Advising office is offering both in-person and virtual appointment options, depending on the student’s preference and availability.

Current UNT students should schedule an appointment with their assigned advisor at

Future students should call our office at 940-565-4635 to schedule a prospective student appointment.

If you have a basic question that does not require a full appointment, we encourage you to email your advisor directly:

  • Merchandising (A-L) and Digital Retailing (M-Z)
  • Merchandising (M-Z) and Consumer Experience Management (A-L)
  • Event Design & Experience Management (A-L), Hospitality Management (A-L), and Digital Retailing (A-L)
  • Event Design & Experience Management (M-Z), Hospitality Management (M-Z), and Consumer Experience Management (M-Z)
  • Home Furnishings Merchandising (All)

We look forward to seeing you back on campus this semester!
- CMHT Advising Office

Undergraduate Advising Team

Kelly Spry, M.Ed., LPC

Director of Advising


Jon Bartlett, M.Ed.

Academic Counselor


Amanda Johnson

Academic Advisor


Syleria Skinner

Office Support Associate


Jaymi Wenzel

Academic Advisor


Frequently Asked Questions

These degree requirement sheets reflect the most current catalog year. Please see your advisor to obtain a degree requirement sheet for your specific catalog year.

We are located in Chilton Hall, Room 385.

Yes, you must schedule an appointment whenever you want to meet with your advisor. You can either call the CMHT advising office at 940-565-4635, or visit to schedule an advising appointment. You may schedule up to two weeks in advance. Your advisor's availability will vary and becomes particularly erratic around peak registration times.

Dr. Lisa Kennon is our Graduate Coordinator for Hospitality and Tourism Management. You can set up a meeting with Dr. Kennon by calling or emailing her directly: 940.565.4257

Dr. Sanjukta Pookulangara is our Graduate Coordinator for Merchandising and Digital Retailing. You can set up a meeting with Dr. Pookulangara by calling or emailing her directly: 940.565.2439

If you have a general question about academics, scheduling, equivalencies, or need to be connected with campus resources, you can email your advisor. For more specific questions, your advisor may ask that you schedule an appointment to have your concern adequately addressed.


All students applying for graduation are asked to take a survey relating to their experiences in the College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism