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Academic Advisement
Mission & Goals


The Office of Academic Advisement is committed to complementing the recruitment of quality students who will persist with their academic, social, personal and career development,

The Office of Academic Advisement has the success of our students as its highest priority in achieving higher retention through excellent advisement services provided by an outstanding staff, and

The Office of Academic Advisement is committed to creative endeavors and service that benefit the College community, our graduates and the greater society by supporting staff involvement in cutting edge advisement forums, governance activities and committee work.



This office provides students with information and advice concerning academic policies and procedures. These services include the evaluation of transcripts from other institutions to determine Brockport credit, con­ducting the College’s probation and dismissal program, coordinating the Degree Audit Reporting System [DARS], coordination of all advisement/registration programs for new students, and providing information and advice concerning academic eligibility for financial aid. The office hosts relevant workshops for faculty and students as well as the coordination of major advisement functions for Freshman Orientation and New Transfer and Readmitted Students at Transfer Orientation.


2013-2014 GOALS

  • Provide complete & accurate transfer articulations to new transfers as early as possible.
  • Educate new transfer students and make them aware of transfer policies
  • Ensure that new students have an appropriate schedule for the 1st semester
  • Familiarize new transfers with the campus information system



Academic Quality & Engagement

  • Provide the best available advisement to all student populations
  • Cultivate relationships with area feeder institutions
  • Provide students their degree requirements based on a new potential major.