"I encourage each student I advise to 'give yourself a chance to succeed.'"
"Students can get caught up in the rules and requirements. Faculty see the big picture."
"As a transfer student from community college, I definitely experienced culture shock."
"The purpose of a faculty advisor is not to simply recommend appropriate classes and ensure that all requirements are met; it is much more than that. "
"My initial academic advisor was in the Economics Department. When I decided to go with Neuroscience, she pointed me in the right direction and gave me the resources I needed to find my major advisor."
"There is no substitute for the face-to-face advising conversation"
I have so many interests that I was not able to decide on a major. On many occasions I consulted with my faculty advisor, who helped me narrow my interests and finally decide on a major...