PCEC Advising Center

Student Role in Advising

  • Give thoughtful consideration to your academic and career goals. 
  • Prepare a written list of questions before each meeting with your advisor. 
  • Initiate contact with a faculty advisor and/or an advising center. 
  • Actively participate in the advising session. 
  • Ask questions! If you do not understand a policy or procedure, ask questions until you do understand.
  • Know the Academic Calendar. Do not miss deadlines. Know when to register and drop or add courses.
  • Schedule courses that are consistent with your educational goals
  • Accept responsibility for making final decisions on academic choices. Academic advisors will present you with options.

The Student's Role & Responsibilities provided by the GVSU Advising Council.

Page last modified November 30, 2009