Office of Academic Advising
Academic Advisors in the Office of Academic Advising support undergraduate students, with a focus on first-year students and exploratory/undeclared students. Students with a declared major in their second year and beyond receive guidance from faculty to draw from their expertise in the major field. To connect with your major advisor, please review the information located on our appointments page.
How to Get Advising
The Office of Academic Advising offers both scheduled appointments and drop-in hours. In-person and virtual meeting options are available. We are open five days a week and happy to help you!
...an incoming student
Please visit the First-Year & Transfer Student Advising and Registration website. You may also use the resources below to help you plan.
...a first-year student
If you are a current first-year student, please visit the first-year advising page for more information about your required quarterly advising and clearance for registration for each quarter.
- ...an exploratory/undeclared student
...looking for an advisor in my major
Need to find an advisor for your major? Check out the major advising list to find your primary point of contact. You can find your specific assigned staff advisor through the student profile on MyDU
...going on academic probation
Eager to get back on track? You can find support for students on academic probation below.
...getting ready to graduate
Make sure you're on track to graduate by checking your degree audit or making an appointment with your faculty advisor. See the graduation planning template below and instructions on making an advising appointment or applying to graduation.
...a graduate student
If you're a graduate student seeking direction, you should reach out to your faculty advisor in your graduate department.
Coaches Are Here to Help
Working with a student success coach is a great way to get ahead on academics by improving your study skills and time management. Student Success Coaches offer a wide range of resources that can help reduce your academic anxiety and thrive at DU.
Looking for resources to get the most out of your advising sessions? Click below to reach our student resources page.
Are you an advisor looking to ensure you're doing everything you can for the students whom you advise? Click below to learn more about how you can help.