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From the time students enter the college until they become affiliated with a major, they are under the administration of Engineering Advising.  Engineering Advising provides a variety of professional advising services to help first- and second-year students with academic and personal matters, as well as continued access for upper-class affiliated students.

Professional Academic Advisor Responsibilities:

  • Supplement advising provided by faculty advisors and major departments;

  • Focus on first- and second-year unaffiliated students, with continued access for upper-class students;

  • Focus primarily on issues related to the Engineering Common Curriculum and successfully affiliating with a major;

  • Provide specialty advising for:

  • Coordinate the Early Intervention program; supporting students having academic or personal difficulties and referring students to appropriate campus resources;

  • Provide case management for students who are in need of academic consideration and/or in distress;

  • Protect the privacy of student education records as per FERPA.