CATALOG • 2009-2010
Students meet with their faculty advisors to discuss
academic goals and interests as well as to make course selections each
Assignment to advisor
Incoming Freshmen: Incoming
freshmen are assigned a faculty advisor. When possible the assigned advisor
is from the area of interest expressed by the student at the time of
Transfer Students: A faculty advisor is matched with a transferring student prior to
her first semester of study. A student’s faculty advisor may change
when the student officially declares a major.
New lifelong learning students: Non-traditional students are advised by an admissions
representative in the Center for Lifelong Learning until they formally
declare an academic major. At the time a student declares an academic
major, a faculty advisor is assigned by the Chair of the department in
which the student plans to major.
Majors and Co-Majors: These students should
consult with advisors from both academic disciplines prior to registration.