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Academic Advising Blog

Feb 23, 15

MDR, OA, and DS Holds

We are just a few weeks away from Fall 2015 registration! You might have noticed that a hold was recently placed on your record. It's important to know what type of hold you have, as well as the steps you need to take to have it removed.


Feb 17, 15

Graduating this spring? It's time to review your APAS!

Graduation is coming up for many of you, which means now is the time to review your APAS report. Your CSE Academic Advising team has compiled a list of some of the most common reasons degrees don't get cleared and the steps you can take to address these issues.


Feb 3, 15

The value of engagement

Getting involved (or "engaging") on campus offers opportunities to explore your interests, develop leadership skills, build your resume, and meet students outside of the classroom. To help you get started, the CSE Academic Advising team has put together a list of engagement related resources.


Feb 2, 15

The skinny on scholarships

Scholarships are an excellent way to help fund your education! But understanding how scholarships work can be a bit daunting. Your CSE Academic Advising team has compiled a list of frequently asked questions we get regarding scholarships.


Jan 28, 15

Research as an undergrad? Yes you can!

Finding research opportunities might seem overwhelming at first, but don't give up! You could find an opportunity that complements your academic work and helps you explore a career in research. The CSE Academic Advising team has suggestions to get you started.


Jan 23, 15

Quick tips for starting spring semester off right

Welcome back for the new semester! Your CSE Academic Advising team has put together some handy tips to help you get off to an awesome start this spring semester.


Jan 13, 15

The ins and outs of admission to your major

Admission to your major is an exciting milestone in your CSE academic career. Decisions will be emailed to you this week, and the CSE Academic Advising team is here to make sure you have all the information you need to have a smooth transition.


Jan 6, 15

Academic probation: What you need to know

Learning you've been placed on academic probation can feel overwhelming and even a bit scary. Don't worry! CSE academic advisors are here to help navigate the process. Find out what you need to do to evaluate your situation and take action.


Dec 31, 14

The nuts and bolts of repeating courses

Fall grades have been posted! If you earned any grade lower than a C- in a course, adjustments might need to be made to your spring semester schedule. Find out what steps you need to take to repeat a course.


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.


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