Now that you are comfortable with advising preparation, advising skills, and degree/certificate knowledge, it is time to consider the advisee’s educational needs. Each advisee will have a varying degree of need depending on their prospective, current, or transfer admission status. Thus, keep an open mind and listen throughout the advising evaluation process. The following questions will provide answers as you construct the advisee’s educational plan.
The Career Center offers a variety of career resources and exploration options to assist students that are undecided about their career goals.
Once you discuss and evaluate advising needs, show your advisees how to set up a schedule based on course availability. Don't forget to direct advisees to the weekly planning schedule.