advising Archive

A couple thoughts about spring schedules

While the formal rounds of registration have taken place, students still have the ability to tweak their schedules.  One of the questions I sometimes get from my advisees or other students is ...

Categories: academicsadvising

From a West Point Mom

Deac families, this week is heavy into academic advising, so much of the week will be pre-scheduled posts so I can give advisees the time they need as they look forward to registration.  In that ...

Categories: advisingathletics

Upcoming Course Registration for New Students and Virtual New Student Reception

Our incoming first year students will be getting ready for Round I of course registration next week.  This is where they will register themselves for up to 10 hours of classes.  New students ...

Categories: academicsadvising

Academic Advisers

I’m going to be totally off the grid for a week and thought I would pre-post some Daily Deacs that cover some of the questions we frequently get, or topics we wish families (and their students) ...

Categories: advising

Major/Minor Declaration

If you have a sophomore, this is the week for him/her to declare a major (and a minor, if desired).  The Registrar’s office has info on the mechanics of declaring. I want to provide a few ...

Categories: academicsadvising


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