Academic Advising Initiatives

Academic Advising Initiatives

Advising Matters at Virginia Tech.

Important Message from AAI:

Due to the campus restrictions put in place in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, Academic Advising Initiatives will be going “online." If you have any concerns or need to reach someone within Academic Advising Initiatives, please email that person directly or by email advising@vt.edu, Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Thank you for working with us as we support the health and safety of our students, co-workers, and community. Contact Us

Resources for Virtual Advising (for advisors)
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Academic Success in a Virtual World (for students)
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Advisor of the Month for March: Amanda Armstrong

"As an academic advisor, I'm grateful for the opportunity to build relationships with students and support their goals and curiosities over time."

Amanda Armstrong, March 2020, Advisor of the Month, Advising Matters at Virginia Tech.

Navigate User of the Month for February: Carrie Lynn Wolford

"The SAASS Department benefits greatly from Navigate! Our students have access to individual calendars where they can see upcoming tutoring and advising appointments, and our counselors have the capability to help the students with requesting those appointments and run additional reports to gather information."

Carrie Lynn Wolford, February 2020, Navigate User of the Month, Advising Matters at Virginia Tech.