Academic Advising

Advisement on courses, programs and related questions is available through the College Advising office, UNT Discovery Park, Room C 232. All students should contact their advisor for assistance before registering for classes. Advising sessions are available for both current and prospective students, however, they must be scheduled in advance.  Advisors are available for appointments from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.

For general questions, e-mail is also encouraged at: CI-Advising@unt.edu .  

Mission

The mission of our Advising Center is for all LIS students to reach their educational goals, with high achievement, and to graduate.

To fulfill our mission, the staff is committed to the following goals:

  • Providing timely and accurate advising and information in a supportive environment, where students and advisors share in the responsibility for academic success;
  • Developing systems that support and enhance student learning and achievement;
  • Developing links across campus to ensure seamless navigation of the educational system from admission to graduation.

Guiding Principles

The staff of the Advising Center believes very strongly that it is our responsibility to support all students in the achievement of their goals by providing accurate and timely information, referring students to appropriate resources on campus, listening carefully to their questions and concerns, fostering an environment conducive to personal and academic growth, and assisting students in understanding the purpose and goals of higher education.

Early Graduate Study

Qualified undergraduate students may be admitted to graduate study during their final undergraduate term/semester to take graduate credit courses not required to complete a bachelor's degree.