Academic Programs


The Vice Provost of Undergraduate Studies and Academic Programs reports to the Provost and works closely with the other vice provosts and dean's offices as well as directly with faculty and staff.


John P. Holcomb Jr.
Vice Provost, Academic Programs & Undergraduate Studies

(Alphabetical Order)

Heike Heinrich
Exec. Director, Advising and First Year Programs
(216) 687-2051

Chrissy Knapke
Director, Tutoring and Academic Success Center (TASC)
(216) 523-7366

Midori Lebron
Director, First Year and Exploratory Advising
(216) 875-9737

Samantha Phillips
Manager, First Year Experience
(216) 687-3734




(Alphabetical Order)

First Year Advising and Exploratory Advising 
These offices offers academic advising and support for students undecided about their academic major or program.

First Year Experience
The Office of First Year Experience (FYE) is a part of Undergraduate Studies and Academic Programs at Cleveland State University. Our office is committed to the success of our students. We look forward to helping you as you begin your academic journey at Cleveland State University.

Tutoring & Academic Success Center (TASC)
TASC offers Free academic support for all undergraduate students at CSU.