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Welcome to the Academic Support Office

2500 WSC | 801-422-2723
Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm (Mountain Time)
academic_support@byu.edu

Our Advisors

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Brady Allred

Brady is a graduate student advisor currently working on his MS degree in Instructional Psychology and Technology. He graduated from BYU in the Spring of 2022 with a BS in Psychology and a Minor in Family Life. Brady enjoys helping students work towards their goals and progress on their academic journey.
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Jeff Buell

Jeff adheres to the model of treating all people with dignity, worth, and respect. He is a first generation college student and considers it a privilege in helping BYU students. He finds it rewarding to assist students to identify their individual strengths, vision, and purpose in contributing to BYU and society. Jeff has worked in multiple advising roles on and off campus and he is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
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Melanie Burton

Melanie Burton is an Academic & Career Advisor who has worked in several campus advising areas as well as with campus-wide advisor professional development. She helped design the Test Preparation and Testing Strategies student development course, and has worked closely with first generation and at-risk students.
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Elise Johnson

Elise is a graduate student adviser. She has a BS in Psychology and is currently doing clinical work and Sexual Minority related research in BYU’s Clinical Psychology PhD program. She enjoys getting to know people and hearing their unique stories. She loves chocolate, sushi, and curry, but hates bananas with an intense passion.
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Our Peer Academic Study Specialists

Peer Academic Study Specialists work with individuals who are experiencing challenges which impact academics. We do this by addressing students' roadblocks, habits, and behaviors. Once we understand the main challenge, we facilitate access to resources and teach study skills to help overcome the challenge. Appointments last 30 minutes and are held as often as you feel necessary.

PASS help with:
• Time management
• Test Taking
• Improved communication with professors, TAs, etc...
• Prioritizing and Planning
• Motivation and Mindset
• Goal Setting
• Stress management
• Transitioning to college
• Reading comprehension
• Note-Taking
• Establishing peer networks
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Canon Bukhari

Canon is from California and majoring in Exercise Science. He loves sports, camping, and scuba diving. His goal is to provide others with the skills to find success.
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Amber Johnson

Amber is studying exercise and wellness with a minor in psychology. She loves to play pickleball, cook, and be outside. Her goal is to help others learn skills to succeed.
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Makayla Moody

Makayla is studying psychology with a minor in music. She loves to play the piano, bake, travel, and spend time outdoors. Her goal is to help others find the tools they need to succeed.
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