About Academic Advising

What Your Academic Advisor Expects From You

  • To make appointments in a timely manner and to be punctual for scheduled appointments.
  • To keep your address, telephone, and email information up-to-date with the College so you can be contacted.
  • To meet at least once per semester to review your progress towards graduation, and to discuss opportunities in your major, at MICA, and beyond MICA.
  • To be aware of and meet deadlines for registration, adds/drops, withdrawals, and other matters as listed in MICA's Academic Calendar; to become familiar with MICA’s academic policies and procedures as outlined in the Academic Bulletin.
  • To understand your major requirements and keep track of your progress toward graduation.
  • To be prepared for advising meetings by bringing academic records--transcripts, schedules, degree plans, and other pertinent advising materials.
  • To complete all academic paperwork, such as course substitutions and transfer credit approvals, as requested.
  • To share concerns that may affect your academic career.
  • To seek out information to meet your academic and long-term goals, and to share such information.
  • To take active and ultimate responsibility for your academic career.

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