How do I see an academic advisor?

Please see below the types of advising services offered and in what format. Dates and times may vary, therefore we recommend you check for updates often. 

Drop-In & Online Chat Advising Sessions

Drop-in advising offers students the ability to meet with an Advisor, Peer Advisor, or Advising Support Specialist for brief advising guidance (15 minutes).

We offer the following drop-in services:

  • Assistance with general Advising questions
  • Prerequisite Overrides
  • Assistance with identifying resources to support your success
  • Assistance in completing Change of Primary Institution or Change or Program/Field of Study requests
  • Assistance with ACES navigation

Available Hours Fall 2023: Please check the website weekly for updates

 In Person Drop-in:

Monday, November 27th:   9:00am - 11:30am
Thursday, November 30th:  2:00pm - 5:00pm

Online Chat: 

Monday, November 27th:   2:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday, November 30th:  9:00am - 12:00pm

For First Time in College students in need of their New Student Orientation and first Advising Session or if you have questions on the enrollment process, please visit with our

Vista Central Admissions team for support.

Advising Appointment Sessions

Please check your ACEs for an email from your assigned advisor with information on how to contact and schedule your advising session. You may also use the How to Schedule an Advising Appointment Quick Guide.

Advising appointments will be 30-45 minutes in length.

Please check the availability regularly for updated availability if all slots are filled.  

  • Creating an Individual Success Plan/ Updating your ISP
  • Degree Audits
  • Degree/Career Planning
  • Transfer Advising
  • Graduation Applications
  • PIN Release 
  • Academic Standing and Probation
  • Financial Aid Appeals (during petitioning period only)
  • Academic Dismissal Advising (during petitioning periods only)