How to prepare for your advising appointment

  • Know your registration day and time
    • AppalNet - Student Tab - Check your registration status
  • Schedule an appointment with your advisor
    • Consult with your advisor about their appointment setting process and schedule your appointment well in advance of your registration time.  Be sure to put the appointment on your calendar so you do not miss it!
  • Review your academic progress in DegreeWorks
    • Review your program of study and general education requirements in the Student Handbook.  Confirm your progress towards your degree completion in DegreeWorks.
  • Search for courses and create a list of classes to take
    • Develop a list of proposed courses based on what you have left to complete on your program of study.
  • Come prepared for your advising appointment
    • Bring your completed list of proposed courses to your advising session and any questions you have for your advisor.  Being properly prepared fosters a more effective advising session.