Riley Finch is the academic advisor for the Department of History. History majors and minors may schedule an appointment with Mr. Finch through GradesFirst, which can be accessed in myUTK under the “Academic Support” tab.
Once in Grades First, students may select “Change of Major to History” for change of major or prospective student advising, “History Advising” for major/minor advising, or “Supplemental Advising” if the student has an assigned faculty advisor. Additionally, Mr. Finch can assist students with career exploration, experiential learning opportunities, and Pre-Health, Pre-Law, or Pre-Teaching academic tracks at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Please contact 865-974-4483 if you experience technical difficulties in the Grades First platform. Thank you for your interest in The Department of History and The College of Arts and Sciences at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.