Melissa Copperwheat

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Melissa Copperwheat

Assistant Professor

Nursing & Allied Health

Office: Payne Hall, Room 360

Telephone: 315.792.5667


Faculty Office Hours 

Fall 2014    

8am to 10:00


2:00 pm to 3:00

Utica Campus

Payne Hall



8 am to 10:00

Utica Campus

Payne Hall 360


All matriculated nursing students will be assigned a Nursing Faculty Advisor by the first week of class. Nursing students are required to meet with their assigned advisor before registering for nursing courses. For advisement during the fall and spring semesters, students must contact their assigned advisor in order to register for courses.  The preferred method of contact is email.
Nursing faculty office hours are available on this webpage, course syllabi, and Blackboard postings.  Office hours can also be obtained by request via email or phone. Students may also call faculty directly to confirm current office hours. Faculty teaching on campus have office hours posted on their door.
Nursing Students may contact any nursing advisor when their assigned advisor is unavailable.
Faculty do not have office hours over the winter break or during the summer semester.  Please access the College Calendar located on the MVCC website to obtain specific dates.
For advisement during the summer term, students are able to make an appointment through the Advisement Centers, Utica Campus (315)731-5710, or Rome Campus (315) 334-7709.
For additional assistance, students may call (315) 792-5375, the office of the Associate Dean of Nursing and Allied Health.
The Student Nursing Handbook is an additional resource for information pertaining to advisement as well as other requirements of the Nursing Program.