10 important questions to ask your academic advisor
10 IMPORTANT QUESTIONS TO ASKYOUR ACADEMIC ADVISOR
THE ROLE OF THE ACADEMIC ADVISOR Help you to get accustomed to college life Refer you to available resources Explain institutional policies, procedures, requirements and expectations Answer general questions about courses WHY?
10 IMPORTANT QUESTIONS…1. What are the requirements for completing my degree?2. Where can I get the full list of the courses that I need to graduate?3. Can I switch majors? If so, how does switching affect graduation time?
10 IMPORTANT QUESTIONS…4. Am I on track to graduate?5. How do I find out if my credits will transfer from my previous school?6. Where is the tutoring center?
10 IMPORTANT QUESTIONS…7. How do I register for my classes?8. When is the latest date to drop/add a class and how can I do it?9. How do I dispute a grade?
10 IMPORTANT QUESTIONS…10. Who can I see for personal counseling?
Don’t be shy aboutasking for help. Itdoesn’t meanyou’re weak, itmeans you’re wise. - unknown
Brenda Brumfield Robert Morris Universitybbrumfield@robertmorris.edu 312-935-4525