Offered by the Advising Office, academic advising provides
students with information on the College's policies and academic regulations.
Students are assisted in the selection of appropriate courses to match their
chosen area of study. For the purpose of helping students return to good
standing, the staff works closely with students on academic probation.
Advisors make available a variety of documents,
publications, and catalogs, which provide information regarding personal growth,
the world of work, careers, and educational opportunities. Academic advisors
can also help individuals to become aware of agencies, services, and personnel
who may provide assistance beyond the limits of the programs offered by the
Every student will be assigned to an academic advisor who
will meet with the student prior to registration and during the semester on an
individual or group basis. In addition, the advisor is available during
specific counseling hours for those who wish to drop by. The advising staff, in
coordination with other departments, sponsors workshops on several topics
relevant to students.
The Office of Advising is open from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM,
Monday through Friday, and from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Saturdays. In addition,
there are advisors located at the College Satellites.
Personal and Specialized Counseling
Advisors have a Counseling Referral System to assist
those students who are in need of personal and specialized counseling