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Five Tips for Meeting with an Adviser

  • Write down your questions.
  • If you are meeting to discuss registration, prepare in advance a list of class choices, including alternate choices.
  • Make an appointment to see your faculty adviser well in advance. If a deadline is approaching, do not wait until the last minute. Plan in advance!
  • Bring information, documentation, your DARS report and an outline of your plans to your appointment.
  • Know the academic calendar. It includes information on registration, add and drop deadlines, vacations, breaks, and exam schedules. You are responsible for keeping these deadlines.

Last Updated: 11/26/13