Advising & Counseling

Advising & Counseling

COVID Process Updates 11-19-2020

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lincoln Hall 104

(217) 443-8750

TTY: (217) 443-8701
Fax: (217) 443-8555
Questions? Email:
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Meet The Academic Advising and Counseling Staff

Stephane Potts

Director, Academic Advisement & Counseling

Jessica Aquino

Administrative Assistant

Amie Musk

Academic Advisor/
Dual Student Liaison/
Retention Specialist

Majors Advised

Dawn Nasser

Academic Advisor/ International Student Liaison

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Jeff Primmer

Academic Advisor/ Personal Counselor/ Transfer Credit Evaluator

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Isela Rangel

Academic Advisor/ Advisement Systems Coordinator

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To Schedule An Appointment

You may call our main office number at 217-443-8750 or you can schedule an appointment online using our NEW online scheduling system. Simply click on the Calendly link next to your Academic Advisor’s name.

*Appointments powered by Calendly.

Please have your student ID number or social security number available.

Before scheduling an appointment, please make sure the following steps have been completed:

1. Student Information Form
2. New Student Orientation
3. Placement Tests
4. TRIO Students must see a TRIO Academic Advisor
5. All balances on your account are paid.
*If you are unsure if you owe a balance, please check your myDACC account or contact the Cashier’s Office at 217-443-8767.

If you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment, we kindly ask that you reschedule or cancel 24 hours before your scheduled appointment

Calendar of Events

October 26 - First day to schedule a registration appointment
November 3 - Election Day - DACC/AAC Office closed
November 6 - Online Winter '20/Spring '21 Registration Begins
November 9 - On-Campus Winter '20/Spring '21 Registration Begins
November 11 - Veteran's Day - DACC/AAC Office closed
November 18 -  Walk-in Wednesdays Resume
November 25 - Walk-in Wednesday
November 26-27 - Thanksgiving Holiday - DACC/AAC Office closed
December 2 - Walk-in Wednesday
December 9 - Walk-in Wednesday
December 11 - Last Day to Withdraw [No Refund] - Regular Fall Term
December 11 - Last Day to Withdraw [No Refund] - Late Start Fall Term
December 15 - 18 - Final Exams
December 16 - Walk-in Wednesday
December 18 - Last Day to register for Winter '20 session
December 21 - Winter session begins

Are You Registered?

TERM Registration Periods
Winter 2020 November 9 - December 18, 2020
Spring 2021 November 9 - January 15, 2021
Summer/Fall 2021 TBA


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