As a student in the Criminal Justice Sciences department, you play a major role in having a successful relationship with your advisor.
What to Expect from Your Advisor
Your academic advisor will:
Help you develop and clarify your educational goals
Develop an educational plan and post-graduate goals
Provide information about policies, resources, and programs
Refer you to campus resources
Encourage and nurture your educational growth and development
What's Expected of You
You are ultimately responsible for your decisions and actions. You are also responsible for knowing and fulfilling all requirements from the University, college, and department. If you ever need assistance, ask your advisor for help and guidance.
When it comes to advising, you are expected to:
Schedule and attend an Academic Advising Session each semester
Continually review and monitor your progress toward your degree
Seek advisement and assistance when you experience academic or personal difficulty
Maintain your own personal academic records, including the catalog you were admitted under, transcripts, transfer credits, etc.