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Office of the Executive Director of Academic Advising News

Academic Advising assists students by collaborating with them in identifying and pursuing their educational goals, providing accurate and timely information, and promoting student responsibility and accountability for their academic success.

Current Academic Advising News

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People | July 29, 2021

Tricia McCrory leads the charge for student access to academic advising and earns UNLV’s most prestigious award.

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Campus News | April 6, 2021

Step 1: Don't panic. Step 2: Read these tips to complete verification.

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Campus News | February 4, 2021

UNLV instructor uses the power of inquiry to help freshmen find their majors.

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Campus News | August 24, 2020

Office of Online Education offers tips to ensure student success, from tech to study habits, while engaging in remote education.

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Business and Community | January 17, 2020

The start of a new semester is the busiest time for parking at UNLV, but following a few simple tips can help everyone get on and off campus safely and efficiently.

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Campus News | January 13, 2020

Both the desktop and mobile version improve accessibility.

Recent Academic Advising Accomplishments

September 30, 2021
Qingmin Shi, John Crooker, Christina Drum, and Brent Drake (all Decision Support) authored a paper that has been named a Charles F. Elton Best Paper by the Association for Institutional Research. The paper, titled "Investigation of the Effect of First-Year Seminars on Student Success," was presented at the 2019 AIR Forum and will be published in...
June 19, 2020
Sheetal Survase and Nicole Stella (both Academic Success Center) are recent recipients of the following Region 9 National Academic Advising Association awards: Sheetal Survase, Excellence in Advising, New Advisor and Nicole Stella, Excellence in Advising, Advising Innovation  Certificate of Merit.  The association is for professional advisors,...