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Academic Advising

Academic Advising is located on the main level (2nd floor) of Briggs Library, Rm 240, in the Office of Academic Success.


All students are assigned to an adviser and are encouraged to meet with them often.

Students can change advisers if they decide to pursue a different major.

To complete your degree, you must fulfill

  • General education requirements (GERs)
  • At least one set of requirements for a major

Review academic programs

  1. Exploring Major Options
  2. Changing Your Major, Minor, and/or Adviser
  3. Suggestions for Academic Success at Morris



Advising Goals

  1. Assist students in understanding the scope of their liberal arts education and reach the curricular goals of their academic programs
  2. Empower students to make well-intentioned and strategic decisions about their education
  3. Recognize and appreciate the individual differences and needs of students
  4. Promote skills for personal development and sustained learning

The Advising Office supports the work of the faculty advisers and related programs by providing materials and resources and serves students as a center for academic counseling.

Our Mission

To promote and support student learning through opportunities for personal and academic growth for students and advisers.

The Upgrade 2015

The University upgraded its core technology systems in Spring 2015. Resources are available for: