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Daniel Dearden

Daniel grew up in Northern California and came to Utah to attend school at BYU. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Human Development and his master’s degree in Social Work both at BYU.


Daniel’s main goal is to provide students with a non-judgmental space to explore and make life decisions, and to empower them to pursue their dreams.

Daniel has been married for 6 years and has 2 young boys. He loves spending time with his family and making his sons laugh. Daniel also loves the outdoors and often goes hiking, camping, and birdwatching.

Daniel advises for Exercise Science (H-L), Neuroscience (H-Z), and PWS (A-K)

To schedule an appointment to meet with Daniel, contact the Life Sciences Advisement office at 801.422.3042 or by visiting 2060 LSB, or click here.

Office Hours: M-F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Closed for devotionals and holidays.

Get to Know Your Advisor:

Dr. Don Breakwell

August 01, 2019
  • Faculty Director
  • Change of Major for EXSC, MMBio, NDFS, and CELL.
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Lisa Buzan

August 01, 2019
Does COM for all Biology. Advises for All MMBio, and All NDFS Majors. Helps with Grad Checks and advisement for Biology Majors.
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Farris Child

August 01, 2019
Supervisor. Advises for Exercise & Wellness (H-Z) and Integrated MAT. Helps with Major Explorations, Academic Improvement Plans, and Petitions.
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Carol Stepan

September 24, 2019
Advises for Exercise & Wellness (A-G), Exercise Science (A-G), Public Health: Health Science (A-G), Neuroscience (A-G), and CELL (A-G).
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Monica Eastman

September 27, 2021
Advises for Exercise Science (M-Z), CELL (H-Z), and PWS (L-Z).

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Daniel Dearden

September 27, 2021
Advises for Exercise Science (H-L), Neuroscience (H-Z), and PWS (A-K).

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HOURS

Monday - Friday 8 AM - 5 PM
Closed Tues 11 AM - 12 PM and Friday 2 PM - 3 PM
Closed during all Federal and State holidays.