The Advising Relationship

Students who have declared a major are assigned a faculty advisor from within their program of study.  For those students who are undecided in their choice of major, a professional advisor in New Student Advising is provided. 

The responsibilites of the advisor include:

  • Providing advisees with accurate information about degree programs and university policy.
  • Maintaining on-going communication with advisees.
  • Providing support to assist advisees in their decision-making.

The responsibilities of the student advisee include:

  • Knowing program and graduation requirements.
  • Maintaining on-going communication with advisors.
  • Making decisions and taking action.