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The Spring 2021 schedule of courses is now available and advance registration is open.

Who are we?

Marshall University advisors are individuals who are here to assist you with any academic issues you may face during your college experience. Advisors are unique to each department and are essential to student success at the university.

What do we do?

Academic advisors discuss curricular decisions with you, while also helping you to create the ideal course schedule for your chosen major. We also guide students through a number of challenges which can create barriers to graduation.

Find Your Advisor

Advising Advisor John Marshall
Your academic advisor is a person who can help guide you through your chosen course of study at MU. Work with your advisor to build the right schedule and make sure you graduate on time!

Stay On Track

Advising Advisor Old Main

Once you’ve met with your advisor, it is important to stay the course as you head toward graduation. Work diligently each semester to pass your classes, and make sure you take the necessary number of hours to complete your degree. Degree Works will help you make sure you are staying up to date with your degree.

Choose Your Major

Advisors Advising Fountain
Many students struggle to decide on a major during the college experience. The Office of Career Education will help you find a major that’s right for you through a process of self-assessment and consulting.

Contact List

Sarah Davis
Director of Undergraduate Academic Advising
Communications Building Room 212

Christopher Atkins
Associate Director of Advising Technologies
Communications Building Room 212