Academic advising at Norwich University enables students to become independent in their efforts to maximize academic and personal success. The purpose of academic advising is to foster student-centered partnerships with advisors to manage and develop sound and satisfying educational plans, encourage and support personal growth, and explore career and life-long opportunities.
Advisee responsibilities include
formulating an academic plan
developing class schedules each semester
communicating health and personal issues that may affect academic performance
responding to advisor requests
reviewing their degree evaluation
understanding degree requirements
Advisor responsibilities include
facilitating academic transition to Norwich
formulating an academic plan that meets graduation requirements
reviewing class schedules each semester
offering guidance regarding academic progress
assisting with any necessary petitions and forms
referring students to appropriate university services
Open and candid communication between both members of the advising team will enhance the student’s opportunity for academic success.