CCNY Advising

The City College of New York academic advisers support student growth and development by enabling students to identify their academic interests and abilities. They empower students to think critically about their roles and responsibilities as students through collaborative advising practices. Academic advisers at City College work with one another and with departments and offices across the institution to promote integrated student learning, development and success.

Academic Advisers are committed to:

  • Providing accurate information on degree requirements, college policies and procedures in a timely manner

  • Assisting students in articulating their interests and abilities

  • Helping students formulate their educational and career goals

  • Working with students to develop short and long term plans to meet their objectives

  • Guiding students to select appropriate courses

  • Evaluating and communicating with students about their academic progress

  • Connecting students with campus resources

  • Making students aware of enhanced learning opportunities

  • Empowering students to contribute to their academic community

  • Seeking students’ feedback to continuously improve their services