Open Advising Hours are a great option for:

  • Students interested in connecting with departmental advisors in a specific major or minor different than their own.
  • Students thinking about completing an Intra-university Transfer to another college on campus.
  • Any student still exploring major and minor options.

For the Spring 2022 semester, advising and coaching will be available in a variety of modalities. Please log onto Buff Portal Advising for specific details.​ For specific open hours processes for each college, school, and department on Monday afternoons from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., please refer to the list below or log onto Buff Portal Advising.​

For all Arts & Sciences majors, please go to Buff Portal Advising to see the Open Hours and appointment availability.

Please go to the Leeds website for advising options and times.

Students may schedule appointments with Continuing Education academic advisors up until the time that the appointment begins. To schedule with a CE advisor, go to Buff Portal Advising and click on the Continuing Education button in the Student Services section. CE advisors can assist degree and non-degree students with questions regarding enrollment and success in CE Online Courses, CE Evening Credit and Applied Music classes. We work with students in all academic standing categories.  We do not currently offer drop-in advising but typically have same or next day availability.  

The School of Education will offer open hours online through Buff Portal Advising.

Advising Open Hours offered online when classes are in session, Mondays 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. through Buff Portal Advising.

Office of International Education C4C, S355 Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Media, Communication, and Information will offer open hours online through Buff Portal Advising. Please visit the CMCI site for a full list of advisors and locations.

College of Music - Imig Music, S111

Pre-health & Pre-law - Career Services, Center for Community, N352

Advising Open Hours offered online weekly Mondays 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. through Buff Portal Advising.

For all Environmental Design majors, visit Buff Portal Advising to see additional drop-in hours and appointment availability offered in-person and online.

Students interested in transferring their major or adding Environmental Design, visit the Environmental Design Intra-University Transfer (IUT) website to attend the next online IUT interest meeting or attend open hours on Mondays 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Program in Exploratory Studies offers Advising Open Hours online Monday through Friday 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Click here to sign-in to drop-ins during these hours.

For all Exploratory Studies students, visit Buff Portal Advising to see daily online drop-in hours and appointment availability offered in-person and online.

Office of International Education C4C S355 M-F 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.