The academic advising process is one of shared learning, and both curricular and co-curricular experiences are important. Students play an active role in the success of the relationship they have with their academic advisor. Advisors play many roles on our campus, but our main duty is to teach students the curriculum, help students understand the value and relevance of their education, and also assist them in the career development process. The most successful students take full advantage of all the programming and services available to them both in the department and on campus.
If you have been admitted into a major, you will be advised by your advisor in University College until you have exceeded 24 credit hours. Once you have surpassed 24 hours, you will then need to attend an Academic Advising Session.
Academic advisors will:
Students are ultimately responsible for their decisions and actions. Students are responsible for knowing and fulfilling all University, College of Arts and Sciences, and major and other curricular requirements. If at any time students are confused or do not understand, it is their responsibility to seek assistance.