Academic Advising

Meet our Staff
Bethany Mota, M.S.

Bethany Mota, M.S.

Student Success Specialist/Adviser

Office: Griffin Hall 70J
E-mail: bmota@smumn.edu
Phone: 507-457-8737
Make an appointment with Bethany

Bethany enjoys working with and getting to know students on an individual basis and helping them explore their passions in life. She holds degrees in psychology and community counseling. Bethany is an animal lover and has a horse, two cats, and recently adopted a new puppy. She also enjoys photography, reading, and staying active through running and crossfit.

Anne Thurmer, M.A.

Anne Thurmer, M.A.

Student Success Specialist

Office: Griffin Hall 70H
E-mail: athurmer@smumn.edu
Phone: 507-457-1418
Make an appointment with Anne

Anne enjoys helping students identify what they truly care about so they can make choices that reflect those passions and interests. She holds degrees in history and English. A mom of two, she knows more about Pokémon than she ever thought possible and enjoys the quiet of early morning coffee with her husband, Augie. She also enjoys cooking and reading for no good reason.

Mailing Address:
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Academic Advising Office
700 Terrace Heights #6
Winona, MN 55987-1399

Location
70 Griffin Hall

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone
507-457-6994

Email
studentsuccess@smumn.edu