A firm foundation benefits from fine-tuning.

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Your classes give you the firm foundation you need to reach your goals. When you’re ready to fine-tune your learning, we can help you reach the next level. The Office of Academic Advising offers a number of services so that you get the most out of your college experience, both in and out of the classroom.

Plot Your Course

All first-year students are assigned an academic advisor to help them navigate the new experience of college. Going into their second year, most students will have an academic adviser who is a member of the faculty. Their faculty adviser helps students develop an academic plan to earn their degree.

Stay on Track

There’s no reason to be surprised about your grades. Use our myGate resources to track your GPA and find out how long it takes to earn the credits you need.

Study Smarter

It’s a fact: You can improve your grades by developing better study habits. Watch for Lyceum Program events offered by our success coaches about the following topics:

  • Goal-setting
  • Four-year plans
  • Mid-semester study skills
  • Changing study skills for success

Try Online Tips

Hone your study skill set at your own pace with these excellent online resources. There are course-specific math resources and training for specific skills from time management to note-taking:

You can achieve your academic goals with a little help from these resources. And when you need more help, reach out to your advisor. They want to see you succeed.