Advisement at UTC 

Academic Advising Mission Statement:

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga strives for student success and views academic advising as a vital component of the educational experience.  Advising engages and empowers students to develop educational plans that will meet their academic, career, and personal goals.


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Academic Advising Goals

  1. The University will provide accurate and accessible information about institutional policies, procedures, resources, and programs.

  2. Colleges and Departments will provide accurate and timely information for advisement programs and ensure all students have access to advisement resources.

  3. Colleges and Departments will establish clearly defined expectations for faculty, staff, and students with regard to academic advising and create fluid advising transitions between academic years.

  4. Students will value advisement as an integral component of their educational experience.

  5. Advisement will foster an environment to cultivate intellectual growth beyond the classroom and develop a professional relationship that prepares students to be responsible members of society.