Record Keeping

Academic advisors should keep an active file on each advisee. Upon a change of major, the file may be forwarded to the new advisor. The file may contain the following materials and information:

  • Student’s name, identification number, local and home addresses, phone numbers;
  • Intended major, minor, and career interests;
  • Copy of transfer credit evaluation forms;
  • Copy of transcripts and mid-semester grade reports, if applicable;
  • Copy of all forms processed by student, such as student request forms;
  • Academic Probation Advisory;
  • Notes on conferences held with student

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