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Faculty Advising Information
Contains an overview of and links to useful resources on advising for faculty, staff, and students The University Mission Statement on Academic Advising
The University Registrar's Webpage Contains information on academic calendars, courses, registration, etc.
Advising Links Provides an overview of useful advising links including information on drop/add policies, class attendance, and advising resources from national organizations focused on matters of advising and student support
Departments, Programs, and Areas of Study Comprehensive page with links to all areas of study
Course Recommendations by Department Comprehensive list of the courses recommended for first-year students by each department
FDRs and General Education Requirements Overview of general education requirements at W&L as they now stand
Holistic Advising A living document on the six phases of holistic advising (Disarm, Discover, Dream, Design, Deliver, Deeper Reflection), based on the work of Drs. Jenny Bloom and Amanda Propst-Cuevas and developed by W&L faculty and staff during a half-day session during Fall Academy, 2021. The hope is that we'll revisit this document periodically to revise and add additional advising tips.
Struggling Students Have a student in academic distress? The Academic Distress page provides resources. Have a student who might be struggling emotionally or mentally? Refer to the Academic Advising resources.
Drop/Add Policies for Undergraduates This site gives an overview of dates and policies. Further Details and Nuances
Abitur Program Link to the credits that will be considered for students that completed the Abitur Program in high school
Advising Ethics and Decisions An essay by Paula A. Landon on the guidelines set out by national organizations for ethical and effective advising Advising Resources
The Global Community for Academic Advising provides an array of resources on effective advising. Their clearinghouse may be particularly useful. NACADA
One-Page Primers Looking for quick resources on study abroad, struggling students, or other matters? This page provided by the provost can be useful.
Study Abroad Information on study aborad: opportunities, policies, and resources
University Calendar A link to all of the events going on across campus. Useful for students intent upon becoming active members of the W&L community.