Academic Advising at MSU


Academic Advising

Advising is an essential part of good academic planning at MSU. You will see your advisor every semester. Take advantage of advising activites as soon as available. You can click on "My Academic Advisor" below to find your Academic Advisor and how to contact them.

Check out the links below for more information:

My Academic Advisor

 Degree Plans

 First Year Students

Transfer Students

 How to Register - Video


If you are a first year student, you will likely be
advised either in the Mustangs Advising Center 
(the MAC) or in a professional college your first
year. After which, a faculty and/or professional
advisor will be assigned to you depending on for
your specific major.


Fall Semester

begins August 22, 2015

Continuing Students
Academic Advising begins
late March-early April

New Students
Academic Advising begins
Mid April

The Academic Success Center (ASC) provides academic programming for:

     • Academic Referrals
     • Supplemental Instruction
     • Undecided majors past the first year
     • Student-Athletes
     • College Connections Courses
     • Skills for Success Courses


The Mustangs Advising Center (The MAC)
 Populations served: 
     • Many first year students (click here for majors served in the MAC)
     • Students Admitted by Review
     • First year probation
     • TSI

The Dillard College of Business Administration advises all of their students.

The Robert D & Carol Gunn College of Health Science & Human Services advises all of their students. The exceptions are Criminal Justice and Exercise Physiology majors with 24 earned hours or less, who are seen in the MAC.

Advising in other colleges/programs can be found here.

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