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Students pursuing a Biological Sciences major who have not officially declared their concentration will meet with the Advising for Biological Sciences, Morgan Ridgell ( To schedule an appointment with Morgan log into your MyUTK account and click on the “GradesFirst” link found under the academic resources section of your home page. “Once in the “GradesFirst” system, click the “Appointments for Advising and Other Academic Help” button and follow the prompts form there. Click on this handout to schedule an advising appointment to view detailed instruction on using the online system.

On the day of your scheduled appointment, please arrive at 404 Hesler 5-10 minutes early. If you are late for this appointment, you will have to reschedule. If you are unable to attend this appointment, please log back into the GradesFirst system to cancel and reschedule your appointment.