Christina Nelson

Academic Advisor

(317) 278-7650
(317) 278-2041
PE 251H
IU School of Physical Education and Tourism Management - IUPUI
901 W. New York Street, Ste. 250
Indianapolis, IN


  • M.S., Higher Education Student Affairs
  • B.A., Communication Studies 


Christina's career in higher education began in 2002 with a graduate assistantship in health education at Indiana University, Bloomington. Following graduation, she gained experience in residence life and academic advising, joining IUPUI’s University College (UC) in 2006. As a UC Academic Advisor, Christina was a liaison to PETM where she co-taught numerous Learning Communities, participated in various classroom projects and school initiatives. Currently, her primary advising responsibilities include Sports Management and Exercise Science majors. Additionally, Christina advises the PETM Residential Based Learning Community and coordinates the PETM Student Ambassador group. You may also see her in the classroom as an adjunct faculty member for the Kelley School of Business, teaching Business Communication.