Where is the Advising office located?
Room 431 on the 4th floor of the Burruss Building
May I schedule an appointment?
How do I make an appointment?
For complete instructions, go to ColesAdvising.com.
Am I assigned an advisor?
Yes, business students will be assigned advisors through an alphabetic split by last name (see below), effective Fall Semester 2018.
A-Cl: Katie Robertson and Beth Anne Youngblood
Cm-Go: Cathy Moore and Shannon Wanco
Gp-K: Greg Lawrance and Shivani Patel
L-N: Alissa Anderson and Michael Gabriele
O-Sl: ChiDozie Nkemka and Laura Garnett
Sm-Z: Tyler Pede and Stacey Walkup
What are the hours of the Advising Center?
Please visit the UPAC home page for our current hours of operation.
What is a Closed Course Override?
It is an override requires to be enrolled in a closed (full) course. These overrides are handled by the Department offering the course; not by Academic Advising. Students must fill out the appropriate Department Contact Form found on the Coles Registration website.
***Note: Overrides are not guaranteed
What is my catalog year?Your catalog year may be found on your DegreeWorks on Owl Express. Catalog year changes when you declare/switch your major. It determines the courses you will need to take to complete your degree. Each catalog year’s course requirements can vary.
What is BUSA 2150 and why do I have to take it?BUSA 2150: Discovering My Major & Career is the first course of a 3-course, zero-credit hour, hybrid program (Hughes Leadership and Career Program) designed to help Coles College students prepare for success in their upper-division BBA courses and after graduation. Students must pass with a grade of “S” to be admitted to the Coles College of Business.
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