Department of Accountancy & Taxation

MSACCY Advising

The Professional Accounting Advising Office provides advising to MSACCY students and prospective students through our advisors.

Note: Remote advising is available via Skype, Microsoft Teams or Zoom.

Admissions and Recruitment

Derin Dacey

MSACCY Admissions Advisor
Phone: 713-743-4878
Room: 304 CBB

Yvonne Hernandez

MSACCY Recruitment Coordinator
Phone: 713-743-4696
Room: 304 CBB

Current Students

Students are encouraged to contact their assigned advisor based on their last name.

Edward Manouelian

MSACCY Academic
Advisor (A-G)

Phone: 713-743-5752
Room: 304 CBB

Erica Casillas

Director, Accounting Advising & Recruitment
Interim MSACCY Academic
Advisor (H-Z)

Room: 304 CBB




Distance Advising Update

Due to recent changes in operations at the University of Houston in regards to COVID-19, the Professional Accounting Advising Office will be working remotely. We are fully operational remotely and still have access to email, as well as availability to hold remote appointments.

If you are a current student, please e-mail to schedule an appointment. If you are an applicant or prospective student, please e-mail


Advising Appointments

Advising appointments can be held via Skype, Microsoft Teams or Zoom during scheduled office hours. Late advising appointments outside of office hours can be arranged on Tuesdays and Thursdays upon request.

To schedule an appointment with an MSACCY Advisor or the MSACCY Admissions Advisor, please send an e-mail to the specific advisor's e-mail address listed above. Additionally, please include your availability and your myUH ID, if applicable, in the e-mail.


Attend an MSACCY Recruiting Event

The MSACCY team hosts monthly recruitment events. To view a complete list of our events please CLICK HERE

Office Location and Map

The Professional Accounting Programs Office is located in room 304 of the Classroom and Business Building (CBB), behind Melcher Hall. For directions to CBB, CLICK HERE.

Visitor Parking

For information about visitor parking, CLICK HERE.