University College Advising Center

Byron Lightsy


Academic Counselor & Undeclared Advisor (P, R)

Campus Box 94
Office: McFarland Building
Phone: (615) 898-2339


  • M.A. in Education in Student Affairs, Western Kentucky University, 2000

  • B.A. in Corporate and Organizational Communications, Western Kentucky University, 1996

  • A.A. in General Occupational Studies, Business, Western Kentucky Community College, 1995


  • Housing and Residential Living

  • Student Organizations

  • Academic Advising

  • Greek Affairs

  • Instructor- University Seminar

Special Accomplishments

  • Honoria Causa Order of Omega, Middle Tennessee State University

  • Aggie Access Namesake, Texas A&M University

  • Southwest Association of College and University Housing Officers James C. Grimm National Housing Training Institute Scholarship Award Recipient, Texas A&M University


  • College and Professional Sports

  • Coaching Youth Sports @ the Boys & Girls Club

  • Children's Ministry

  • Laughing

  • Playing with my Son

What I Like About MTSU

I like the diverse population of the student body.

What You Can Expect from Me

I will be a contact on campus with an open door and a listening ear to assist you with any questions, problems or concerns you may have. I love interacting with students in the office, the classroom, and at university events.