Be familiar with the variety of College degree and program
offerings, departmental and College requirements as well as General
Education requirements (as explained in the The College at Brockport Undergraduate
Assist students in exploring course and program offerings and
Consult with the advisor at least once each semester.
Make appointments for advising via phone, e-mail, or office
hour sign-up sheets during mutually agreed upon advising times.
Keep appointments promptly.
If unable to make a scheduled appointment, notify the advisor
Discuss academic and career-related needs and seek additional
help from appropriate sources as suggested by the advisor.
Be prepared for the advising appointment by bringing appropriate
materials and written questions and by having reviewed the DARS
report, checked catalog requirements, consulted the current semester
course schedule, and prepared a tentative schedule.
Seek assistance in decision-making rather than expect the advisor
to make decisions.
Follow through with appropriate action after each advising
session and consult with the advisor if critical decisions cannot