Advisor Responsibilities 

You can expect your advisor to:

  • Provide consistent academic support to ensure your successful progression for the first two years.
  • Assit you in understanding the benefits of higher education.
  • Provide a safe haven for sharing your academic, personal thoughts, aspirations, concerns and interests.
  • Listen to your concerns and respect your individual values and choices.
  • Encourage you to communicate your specifics concerns or situation in a timely manner.
  • Encourage and support your deelopment of the skills necessary to attain your educational plans.
  • Effectively explain and communicate university policies and procedures.
  • Provide inforamtion, referrals and strategies for using university resources and services.
  • Assist you in making major deceisions that focus on your academic grid and course selection.
  • Be accessbile via phone, email and by appointment and respond in a timely manner.
  • Monitor and accurately document your progress.
  • Maintian confidentiality pursuant to FERPA.
  • To offer you the opportunity to participate in a mentoring relationship which will help you to become more independent and self-directed.