Academic Advising for Current Students

We post appointments every Monday morning for the following week.  If you do not see any appointments available, we are only full for the upcoming week- not the full semester. Appointments will be posted on:

-Monday, November 25 for the week of December 2
-Monday, December 2 for the week of December 9
-Monday, December 9 for the week of December 16

  • You do not have to meet with the advisor specifically assigned to you - select any advisor that works with your program
  • You will receive a confirmation email with appointment details once you schedule an advising appointment
  • Note, we are not in the Allendale office in the summer

Express Advising - Grand Rapids campus

Seidman Advisors will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis for quick advising questions during the fall semester in 1041 L. William Seidman Center.

  • Tuesday 9AM - 11AM
  • Wednesday 2PM - 4PM
  • Friday 9AM - 11AM

Preparing for an Advising Appointment

What should you do before coming in for your advising appointment? Here are some suggestions to follow that will maximize your appointment time:

  1. Review your myPath
  2. Generate a written list of questions
  3. Review General Education Requirements
  4. Research Degree & Course Requirements
  5. If you are dealing with a problem, think about possible solutions to present to your Advisor