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Plugged into Advising

Plugged into Advising sessions provide updates to the broader advising community about campus initiatives that may impact our advising work with students. All sessions are virtual to allow for open access and recordings are posted for those that are unable to attend.

Electronic Accessibility Best Practices

Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Time: 
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Virtual: 
via Zoom
Description: 
Representatives from the Technology-Enhanced Learning and Online Strategies (TLOS) will discuss strategies and best practices to incorporate within our  electronic communications (i.e. email, Canvas, social media, Zoom, etc.) to ensure accessibility. 

Advising for Student Veterans and Military Connected Students

Date: Thursday, March 16, 2023
Time: 
1:00-2:00 p.m.
Virtual: 
via Zoom
Description: 
The Office of Veteran Services (OVS) will discuss the “advising cheat sheet” for students using Veterans Affairs education benefits (GI Bill, military dependent, reservist). The cheat sheet includes what courses count, what to do when a student changes their major/minor, withdraws from a class or resigns as well as the process when students or advisors should connect with OVS and how.

Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) and Financial Aid

Date: Monday, April 10, 2023
Time: 
3:00-4:00 p.m.
Virtual: 
via Zoom
Description: 
Join representatives from University Scholarships and Financial Aid to discuss the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) process and overall financial aid procedures. This presentation will include a discussion around the advisor's role in the SAP appeal process and guidance around financial aid and scholarship cycles.