3.2.10 Academic Advisement

A. Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to establish a policy regarding advising students.

B. Persons Affected

Full-time faculty, Students.

C. Definitions


D. Policy and Procedures

All students are assigned a faculty advisor within the student’s major area. The advisor assists the student in the planning of a degree program and in selection of courses each semester. Academic advisement is a part of the regular responsibilities of each faculty member.

E. Responsibilities


F. Review

The Divisional Head for this policy is the Provost. This policy shall be reviewed every five years or sooner if necessary by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Executive Director of Academic Success and the Council of Academic Deans, in consultation with the Faculty Senate.

LAST AMENDED: 04/22/2009