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Drop-In Advising

Students with a current College of Biological Sciences major or minor are welcome to utilize our drop-in advising hours. Drop-in advising is limited to a 10 to 15 minute session. Issues appropriate for drop-in advising include:

  • Quick questions about academic requirements
  • Review of a semester class schedule
  • Information on petitioning the CBS Scholastics Committee
  • Questions related to CBS minors
  • Getting started with undergraduate research
  • APAS questions
  • Short questions and answers
  • Campus referrals
  • These forms:
  • One-time-only drop petitions
  • Petitions to be held to the most recent degree requirements

View the drop-in calendar here.

Drop-in advising is not appropriate for the following issues.  Please schedule an appointment with your primary academic advisor.

  • Long-term degree planning and graduation plan reviews
  • Required appointments (first year checkback, second year checkback, probation)
  • These forms:
    • ROTC degree plans
    • Athletics graduation plan signatures
    • Learning Abroad Academic Planning Form
    • Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal
    • Requests for special examination
    • Forms for international students (OPT, CPT, Reduced Course Load)
    • Enrollment verifications (This should be done through One Stop)

Fall 2018 drop-in hours: Monday-Thursday from 1-4 p.m. and Friday 1:30-4:00 p.m. (Students must check in by 3:45 p.m. to be seen.) I 3-104 MCB | East Bank

Have questions? Don't hesitate to get in touch! Contact CBS Student Services