Advising for the Clemson University Honors College

Clemson University Honors College Advising

If you need assistance you may contact our advisors at any time. They are here to help you with any concerns you may have such as scheduling, classes, your honors status or other questions.

Clemson University Honors College Advising Staff

    • KatieMaxwell

      Katie Maxwell
      Director of Advising and Recruitment
      Clemson University Honors College
      Ph.D., Clemson University

      Katie earned an undergraduate degree in Management from Clemson and was chosen to participate for three years in the Target Corporation's Leadership Management Program. After completing a master's degree in Counselor Education- Student Affairs at Clemson, she began her work with the National Scholars Program and Clemson University College as an Assistant Director. In her current role, Katie develops and oversees advising and recruitment efforts for the Clemson University College.

    • Dana Irving, Clemson University, Clemson SC

      Dana Irvin 
      Honors Advisor 
      Clemson University Honors College
      M.Ed., Coker College 

      Dana earned a bachelor of science from Coker College and a master’s degree in Counselor Education – Community Agency. Dana retired after 28 years at Clemson and is currently working part-time as an academic advisor in the Clemson University Honors College. While a full-time employee of Clemson, Dana received several advising awards including the Frank Burtner Award for outstanding advising at Clemson University.
    • Meg Wong, Clemson University, Clemson SC
      Megan Wong
      Honors Advisor and Recruitment Coordinator
      Clemson University Honors College

      Megan earned her B.S. in Experimental Psychology from the University of South Carolina Upstate, where she also served as an Admissions Counselor for over two years. While working at the University of South Carolina Upstate, Megan pursued her master’s degree and graduated in August 2016 with a M.Ed. in Higher Education from Columbia College. In her current role, Megan advises students, coordinates recruitment events for the Clemson University Honors College, and supervises the Honors ambassador team.
    • Holly Williams Honors Advisor

      Holly Williams
      Honors Advisor and Professional Development Coordinator
      Clemson University Honors College

      Holly earned her degree in Law and Criminology (LL.B) from the University of Lincoln, England. In her current role, Holly advises students, coordinates Professional Development programs and oversees the Honors Peer Mentoring Program. Holly also sits on a number of University Committees, including, The Presidents’ LGBTQ Committee and the Student Veterans’ Standing Committee.


      Kellye Smith Graduate Assistant for Advising and Mentoring Programs
      Clemson University Honors College

      Kellye advises students and supervises the Wellness Ambassadors and SASH Advisors. She is currently completing her master's degree in Counselor Education - Student Affairs at Clemson.

Honors Advisors by College

Each Honors student is assigned a specific Honors Advisor to meet with throughout their time in the Honors College. Below is the listing of the Colleges and the Honors Advisor who serves the Honors students in that particular college.

College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences: Holly Williams

College of Art, Architecture, and Humanities: Holly Williams

College of Business: Holly Williams

College of Behavioral, Social, and Health Sciences: Katie Maxwell

College of Education: Katie Maxwell

College of Engineering, Computing, and Applied Sciences (last names A-Ma): Megan Wong 

College of Engineering, Computing, and Applied Sciences (last names Mc-Z): Kellye Smith

College of Science (last names A-H): Katie Maxwell

College of Science (last names I-L): Kellye Smith

College of Science (last names M-O): Holly Williams

College of Science (last names P-Z): Megan Wong

Academic Advising Contacts By College

Want more information on Departmental Honors? Please contact the department representative for more information.