Get Advised

“Who’s my advisor?”

Not sure who your advisor is? In the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S), every student has two advisors:

Your individual circumstances determine which advisor to contact. Learn more by reading “How A&S Advising Works.”

Make an Appointment

If you are …

  • a first-year student
  • not yet decided on a major
  • enrolled in a pre-program (prelaw, prehealth, prepharmacy)

… then log into myBama to schedule an appointment with your A&S College advisor.

If you have already declared a major and …

  • you need to register for classes

… sign up for an appointment with your faculty advisor. Not sure who your faculty advisor is? Find out by contacting your department.

  • you are a junior or senior with questions about your progress toward a degree

make an appointment with your College advisor.

  • you have questions or need advice about your studies, academic progress, financial aid, scholarships, or A&S or UA policies

… we invite you to make an appointment with your College advisor. We’re always happy to meet with students at any stage in their academic careers.

  • you have done preliminary planning for your new class schedule and have reviewed the course selections offered for the next semester using Degree Works to identify courses needed for core, major or minor. You have created a plan using the Degree Works planner

… you are eligible to meet with an advisor during our walk-in Express Advising sessions.