Becton College - Advising Center

Florham Campus


The goal of the Becton College Advising Center is to educate and orient incoming freshmen to their curriculum, to apprise students of academic options and advising resources within the College, and to inform students of their responsibilities in understanding degree completion requirements. In addition, the Center is a resource to faculty, staff, and all Becton students regarding academic and advising policies within the College.


Which students are advised in the Center?

  •  Becton College freshmen (all majors) for their first year
  •  Undeclared Becton College students
  •  B.A. in Individualized Studies (BAIS) students


Hours of Operation:

Monday- Friday 9:00am-5:00pm


Staff in the Advising Center has responsibility for the following sign-offs for Becton College students:

  • Off campus course authorizations
  • Change of Major
  • Semester credit overload (19 + credits)



Deborah Dobson
Tel: 973-443-8742

Todd Ferris
Assistant Director
Tel: 973-443-8798

Kristin Creel
Advisement Counselor
Tel: 973-443-8805

Rosemary Ficchi
Administrative Assistant
Tel: 973-443-8753

Advising Center
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Ave - M-MS1-02
Madison, NJ 07940

Fairleigh Dickinson University Mansion
Office Location
The Mansion - First Floor
Room M-8