This is a collaborative page for all academic advisors on campus. Its content is driven by you but is maintained by the Student Success Center. Faculty and Staff Advisors have long been asking for a "one-stop-shop" online resource area for all things related to academic advising. Feel free to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with feedback and/or requests for additions.
Faculty and Staff Advisors
Don't Cancel Class!
Before canceling class, consider having a professional academic advisor/counselor conduct a workshop during your scheduled class time.
Requests made with a 24-hour notice will be filled if there is an advisor available.
Workshop topics include:
Explains tutoring services, study group options, proper time management and development of transferrable skills for every major.
How to Graduate on Time
This workshop will explain how to fully utilize the MyDegreePlan audit and Student Educational Planner while working closely with your faculty advisor to ensure a timely completion of all degree requirements. This workshop may also incorporate an overview of support services that will assist students to stay on plan.
Majors and Careers: How to Decide
Explores how to connect personality, interests, abilities, and values with careers and majors.
To sign up visit:
Career Connection is the gateway for student and alumni to all things related to careers, including workshops and events happening on and around campus. These events are designed to enhance knowledge about the job market, career searching, resume building, and self-marketing. What’s more, studens can upload their finished resume to be personally critiqued by a career counselor in the Student Success Center before applying to the hundreds of daily job postings that you can find in Career Connection from employers looking SPECIFICALLY for UM-Flint students and alumni!
Please click here to enter the online site to apply for job opportunities for students, workstudy and non-student temporary employees. Student, work-study and non-student jobs require candidates to apply online at umjobs.org , using the on-line system. A profile and resume are required for applying.
Orientation for students
Orientation at the University is a required program designed to facilitate a smooth transition to UM-Flint and assist students in making the most of their college experience. During orientation, students will discuss UM-Flint with currently enrolled students, learn strategies to being successful in the University environment, and become orientated to their new surroundings.
Orientations are specific to admission type.
Click here for MORE information about orientation.
Click here for the School of Health Professions and Studies (SHPS) student appeals & academic standards policy where you will find a link to the student petition form.
Click here for the School of Management (SOM) academic matter appeals.
Professional development resources for advisors
Tutoring & Supplemental Instruction