Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program

Undergraduate Advising


Please contact the LACIS Undergraduate Advisor, Sarah Ripp, for information related to undergraduate advising. She can be reached by calling (608) 262-0616 or via email at


Spring 2017 Undergraduate Advising:


Current/Declared LACIS Majors:

Mondays: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.; 209 Ingraham Hall

Thursdays: 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.; 209 Ingraham Hall

Or by appointment.

Current/declared LACIS majors will be meeting with Sarah Ripp. or 608-262-0616


Prospective LACIS Majors:

Tuesdays: 2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.; 331 Ingraham Hall

Or by appointment.


You will be meeting with Csanad Siklos, Assistant Director for Students and Curriculum, Institute for Regional and International Studies. You can reach Csanad at

If this is your first time meeting with a LACIS advisor and you are interested in possibly declaring the major, please download and complete (or simply review) this Advising Worksheet. It is also helpful if you bring a current copy of a LACIS "What if" DARS report along with you.


Other advising forms: