Debbie Forsyth

Academic Advisor
Primary office:
Capitol Federal Hall
Room 1179



Student & Academic Services


Debbie is an undergraduate advisor for the business school, as well as the business minor advisor. The School of Business has been Debbie's second home since the fall of 1979. After serving in various positions within the School, she joined the Student Services staff in 1991. She has earned several awards for her service to the school. Debbie was School of Business Employee of the Year in 2000 and KU Unclassified Employee of the Month in July 2001.

The school and accounting program are accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Our Finance Scholars travel to Wall Street every year
Students in Applied Portfolio Management class manage a fund valued at $1 million
Business students get hands-on experience valuing and analyzing investments
Top 20 undergraduate accounting program —Bloomberg Businessweek
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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