RAHLAre you having trouble deciding what classes to register for next semester? Do you need help curating an academic path for your time at CU Boulder? Visit Ralphie’s Advising Help Lab for guidance. Here are some reasons why you should use this resource.

Open to all majors and colleges

All students can use Ralphie’s Advising Help Lab regardless of year, major or college. No matter where you are on your college journey, advising is a great tool to help you stay on track. Advisors can also help ensure you are taking the appropriate courses for your career goals and aspirations. 

Work with a professional advisor

At Ralphie’s Advising Help Lab, you will work with advisors who are knowledgeable and ready to help you at any stage in your academic career. They will listen to your concerns and work with you to find the best solutions for your individual situation. Advisors can also assist with dropping courses, switching majors and finding campus resources. 

A traditional advising appointment is required to remove advising holds, however. Advising appointments can be scheduled in Buff Portal Advising.

Stop when it's convenient

If you have a question pop up as you are registering for classes or planning your academic path, stop by Ralphie’s Advising Help Lab during open hours to speak with an advisor. 

Ralphie’s Advising Help Lab is in the Center for Academic Success & Engagement (CASE) east building on the second floor. As you are going to and from classes, you can easily stop by the Help Lab to get your advising questions answered. View hours here

Virtual appointments can be made in Buff Portal Advising or by emailing advising@colorado.edu.

Use Ralphie’s Advising Help Lab as a resource as you navigate your time at CU Boulder. While this doesn’t replace regular advising appointments, it is a valuable tool to get the advising help you need quickly and conveniently.