As the Undergraduate Advisor for the Institute for Society and Genetics, Frenz Cabison oversees the Human Biology and Society majors (BA and BS) and Society and Genetics minor. He can be contacted via In order to assist everyone, please allow 24 to 48 BUSINESS hours for a response, and always include your 9-digit UID within your email correspondence.



Students can meet with Frenz either through drop-ins or through 20-minute advising sessions.

Drop-In Advising on Zoom (no appointment sign-up needed; just click the link below):

For quick questions // each student will be limited to 5 – 10 minutes

IMPORTANT NOTE: Drop-in advising on Tuesday, May 23rd, is cancelled due to New Student Academic Programs Departmental Meeting.

Please do not be alarmed if you experience some wait time during drop-ins. Students will be assisted in the order that they join the drop-in counseling sessions.

20-minute advising sessions

Current undergraduate students can sign up for 20-minute appointments via Spots will be added to the Calendly on Monday of the prior week (e.g., spots for Week 2 will be added on Week 1, Monday.) It is highly recommended that you sign up for an appointment early in the quarter. Appointments are limited and can fill up quickly, especially during peak weeks (e.g., enrollment season).

For all Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday appointments, students have the option to do their sessions either in person or on Zoom. All Wednesday and Friday appointments will be held on Zoom only.




Learning more about the pre-major and major

Informational Sheets

Spring 2023 Applications

Mailing Lists:

  • Pre-HBS students: to receive emails from the Undergraduate Counselor, subscribe to our listserv
  • HBS Majors and SocGen Minors: to receive emails from the Undergraduate Counselor, subscribe to this listserv

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