Information for Academic Advisors

Goals for Advising/Advisor Roles and Responsibilities 
  • To develop appropriate educational plans
  • To clarify career and life goals
  • To select appropriate course and other educational experiences
  • To enhance student awareness about educational resources available (honors, study abroad, internships) 
  • To evaluate student progress
  • To develop decision-making skills
  • To encourage self-direction
  • To refer to, and encourage use of, support services such as group and individual
       tutoring, on-campus help centers, counseling center
  • To evaluate advising services