As a student at UAA, the best way to begin your university experience is by meeting with an academic advisor.  By working regularly with your advisor, you are setting yourself up for academic success.

Your advisor assists you in:

  • understanding course sequencing
  • degree completion mapping
  • determining an appropriate major according to your passions, talents and skills
  • exploring interesting career options
  • building networking relationships
  • investigating internships that align with your career interests
  • using your financial resources in the most responsible way
  • graduating in a timely manner

Quality Advising


UAA students have the right to high quality academic advising and the University has an obligation to ensure that academic advising is available to all students.