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4.01.05 – Policy – Instructional Academic Advising

The Vice President for Instruction1 shall supervise the College’s academic advisory system. Academic advisors are College employees who help students plan and complete their academic goals. Academic advisors shall assist students with course selection and requirements for the program of study.

Academic advisors can offer students opportunities to enhance their education by making them aware of the various resources available to them throughout the College community. Academic advisors play an important role in the educational progress of advisees, by continually monitoring and evaluating their progression, as well as helping them clarify their educational goals and values.

Academic advisors shall be familiar with the Board’s policies and procedures as well as other academic issues including, but not limited to: grading, course pre-requisites and the College’s academic program offerings.

Adopted: September 9, 2019

1 Or another appropriate administrator.