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Academic Advising Center

Advisor working with a student

Preparing to See your Advisor

Academic Advising works best as a collaborative relationship between student and advisor. Prepare for your appointment by reading the Snow College Academic Advising Syllabus.

Student Responsibilities

Students are expected to:

  • Prepare for and keep advising appointments
  • Be an active participant during advising appointments (ask questions, bring concerns, etc.)
  • Complete appointment action plan assigned by your advisor
  • Research transfer programs and institutions
  • Co-develop a Snow College education and transfer plan with their advisor
  • Communicate with their advisor regularly
  • Register for courses through College Scheduler
  • Check the email linked to your Snow College account regularly

Advisor Responsibilities

Students can expect their advisor to:

  • Be prepared for advising appointments
  • Show concern about and monitor student progress
  • Create a safe space for you to share your thoughts, plans, concerns and other information
  • Connect students to campus resources
  • Keep current with catalog and policy changes
  • Assist with exploration and development of academic and career goals
  • Assist with Snow College academic plan and transfer plans
  • Maintain confidentiality and treat you with respect