Section 27 Academic Advising

Academic Advising

Concordia Academic Advising Mission

Academic advising at Concordia University is a collaborative effort between students, staff and faculty that empowers students to meet their academic goals and achieve their vision of success.

Concordia Academic Advising Outcomes

Academic Advisor Outcomes

  • Uphold ethical, knowledgeable and informed advising practices that communicate care and respect
  • Provide accurate, accessible and updated information about educational opportunities, academic requirements, policies and procedures
  • Collaborate with students on the development and implementation of academic plans and educational experiences congruent with the student’s interests and strengths, so that students can make informed decisions
  • Foster relationships with, and refer students to, campus programs, offices, and personnel that facilitate educational and personal growth
  • Support students in their pursuit of meaningful university experiences and progress toward achievement of individual academic goals
  • Use current available technology to support and enhance their work with students
  • Participate in ongoing professional development

Student Learning Outcomes

As a result of actively participating in academic advising, students can expect to:

  • Assume responsibility for informing themselves of, and meeting, their academic program requirements
  • Understand the university’s academic policies and procedures in the Undergraduate Calendar
  • Use university information, resources and services to assist them in setting academic goals
  • Identify, articulate and implement their academic goals

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