Departmental Advising & Support

Undergraduate Advising & Support Services

What are you trying to do?

HPHY Questions
Drop-in with HPHY Peers in 180 Esslinger Hall, or chat/call now.


Chat with HPHY Peer

Course Planning
I have questions about courses to take and planning my schedule.

Schedule with Tykeson Advising

Add or drop major
I want to declare, or drop, the HPHY major. 

Add or Drop Major

Independent Study
I want to register for research or internship credits.

Individualized Study form

Waive a Required Course
I want to request a waiver for a major requirement.

Course Waiver Form

Petition a Course
I want to request an exception to a prerequisite course.

Exception to Pre-req form

Course Incomplete
I want to request an “incomplete” grade for a course.

Incomplete Form

I want to apply for a practicum.

Practicum application

I want to declare intent to pursue an honors degree in Human Physiology.

Honors Requirements

Human Physiology Major Map

Why study Human Physiology? What’s required to earn a degree? It's all summarized in our major map.

Schedule an Advising Appointment

Tykeson Advising Appointments 

Tykeson advisors are providing remote advising sessions during this academic year.

To schedule a remote advising appointment with Tykeson, log in with your duck ID at

You can also access Tykeson drop-in advising (Mon-Fri 10-3) or live chat with the Intake and Operations Team (Mon-Fri 9-5) at

Phone: 541-346-9200

Human Physiology Advising Appointments

Human Physiology advising appointments will be done remotely through phone calls. All appointment bookings will provide you with a link to join an audio/video meeting, or you can indicate your preference for a phone appointment. All students have a UO Teams account and can utilize Teams for communicating with students and faculty (login with your uoregon email and password).

You can contact the Human Physiology advisor by email at

To schedule an appointment with the HPHY advisor visit the Human Physiology appointment booking page.

  • Select “Advising Appointment”
  • Choose a day/time for meeting
  • Enter your name and information
  • Click “Book”

HPHY Advisor: Philip Matern (senior instructor)