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Academic Advising Blog

Dec 19, 14

Sure-Fire Ways to Prepare for the Career Fair During Winter Break

While we want you to enjoy your well-earned vacation, winter break is the perfect time to get ready for the Spring 2014 Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 10. Use this time to polish your resume and create your profile on GoldPASS.


Dec 15, 14

Tips for Conquering Finals

Congratulations! You've survived (and hopefully thrived) another semester of your academic career! The advising team has a few tips to help you stay on top of your game during finals week.


Dec 4, 14

Using your One-Time-Only Late Withdrawal

You've given it your best shot, but unfortunately it looks like you are not going to pass a course. No worries! You still have the option of using your One-Time-Only Late Withdrawal (OTO). Here are some key things to know about using your OTO.


Nov 19, 14

Registration Tips and Resources

Registration is now upon us! As you get ready to build your spring semester schedule, your CSE advising team is here to help. We've provided some great tips to get you started.


Nov 11, 14

Managing Mid-Semester Stress

Midterms! Engagement! Major and career exploration! Registration! As a college student, you are asked to constantly balance competing priorities. We recognize that this might feel a bit frantic at times, resulting in tension and stress.


Oct 28, 14

Exploring Majors

As you are starting to plan your Spring 2015 schedule, we know that this can bring about questions and concerns about choosing a major. We want you to know it's okay if you don't know exactly what major you want to pursue, and we understand that introductory college courses often lay the foundation for major exploration.


Oct 14, 14

Application to the Major Database Now Open!

The major application database is now available. The deadline to apply to a major during the Fall 2014 semester is Tuesday, December 30.


Sep 19, 14

Preparing to Meet with Your Advisor

Some students may be unsure about the role of their academic advisor and what topics may be discussed during an advising appointment. Here are some suggestions on how to prepare for your appointment in order to ensure you make the most of your time.


Sep 19, 14

OA (Office of Advising) Hold

Last week, you may have received an e-mail telling you that an hold has been placed on your account. This hold is placed on all lower-division students in the college, and will keep you from registering for spring 2015 semester courses. Your hold will be removed once you have taken the following action steps.


Aug 27, 14

Important Deadlines for Fall 2014

The academic advising team is excited to welcome you to campus for the Fall semester! We wanted to let you know about a couple of important deadlines as they are quickly approaching.


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