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Academic Advising

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advising is the key to reaching your educational goals.

Your advisor is here to help you explore majors, understand degree requirements, register for courses, plan for graduation and transfer, and navigate course concerns.

All degree-seeking students have an assigned academic advisor. Advisors specialize in the academic interest area outlined below. All advisors and counselors work with students who are exploring majors or pursuing liberal education or the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum. Students may change advisors using the Advisor Change Request. 

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We will be closed Friday, February 10 for a staff development event

Appointments are available virtually through Zoom or on campus. It is recommended students meet with their assigned advisor when possible. 

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On Campus Express Advising

Students who are on campus at Normandale can access drop-in hours for quick academic advising questions, no appointment needed. Come prepared with a photo ID, StarID and password.  

Location: Check in at Student Services Main Desk, College Services Main Entrance

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
  • Virtual Express Fridays: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm via ZOOM

We will be closed Friday, February 10 for a staff development event


Online Advising Chat

Got a quick question? Advising chat is a great place to get started. Have your StarID or Tech ID number ready along with a brief description of what type of advising help you need.

Monday - Friday: 10 am - 4 pm

We will be closed Friday, February 10 for a staff development event

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Meet the Advising Team

Our advisors work with students based on their planned majors and interests. Not sure? That’s okay! All advisors work with students who are undecided or pursuing liberal arts or the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC).

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Advising and Graduation Tools

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Transfer Advising

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STAR Program

Veterans and Military Services

International Student Support

Post-secondary Education Options (PSEO)

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Advising, Counseling and Career Center

Room C1115

Hours: M-W 8 am - 5 pm; Th 10 am - 5 pm; F 8 am - 4:30 pm

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